The sand-blast has been checked, the power of the west wind broken.
This sort of glass is known as sand-blast glass, and the art of making it, they say, chanced to be discovered near the seashore.
It would probably take many days to perform this work by any ordinary process; with the sand-blast it was accomplished in an hour.
All these effects have been obtained with a simple model of the sand-blast devised by my assistant.
We drove slowly away, against the fine, icy snow which cut our faces like a sand-blast.
No sand-blast of science had yet skinned off the epidermis of history, thought, and feeling.
Well, there was a two-inch thatch of hair there afore that sand-blast ground it off.
One of the most striking inventions of the century is the application of the sand-blast to industrial and artistic purposes.