Walnut Shell Blasting Bronze Statue Avery Alexander


Published on Apr 24, 2015

This video highlights the work of the Monumental Task Committee of New Orleans to restore the bronze statue of Civil Rights leader Avery Alexander in March, 2015. Walnut Shell blast media was donated by Composition Materials, Co., Inc. for the project. After blast cleaning the bronze with walnut shells, the statue received a hot wax coating to complete the restoration. For more information, www.compomat.com & www.monumentaltask.org.