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Aircraft Painting Regulations and Considerations for Spray Booths

Read Time: 4 minutes TL;DR Spray booths for the aircraft painting must meet several sets of strict regulations regarding operations and emissions, including NFPA, NESHAP and OSHA guidelines. The OSHA Standards for Spray Operations encompasses proper employee safety protocol for construction, marine and general manufacturing industries. NESHAP compliance requires str...
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Key Decisions for Powder Coatings: Batch or Automated, Spray-to-Waste or Reclaim

  Read time: 5 minutes TL;DR Although the powder coating process can be carried out in a variety of ways, the efficiency of the spray booth setup will depend on the production process and product being finished. When assessing your spray booth needs, consider the pros and cons of automated equipment and spray-to-waste systems. ...
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Solvent Cleaning for Today: Operating Within Government Regulations

  Read time: 4 minutes TL;DR Solvents can release hazardous air pollution (HAP) and are often considered hazardous waste. To bring facilities into full compliance with EPA regulations, we recommend choosing environmentally-friendly solvent alternatives, installing air filters and disposing of solvents and hazardous waste properly. Solvents marked as "Safer Choice" ha...
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How Automated Spray Booth Systems Can Save You Time and Money

Read Time: 4 minutes TL;DR Automated booths aren't appropriate for all workplaces, so operators should consult with booth manufacturers to find the best fit for their particular needs. Selecting and optimizing an automated spray paint booth requires intimate knowledge of the production process, including the desired quality of finish, the rate of production...
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Spray Booth Design Breakdown: Crossdraft Paint Booths

    Read Time: 4 minutes TL;DR The defining characteristic of crossdraft is the direction of airflow: from front to back. The booth draws supply air through the front and exhausts it through the rear of the unit, which allows for a relatively simple and efficient design. Crossdraft booths offer several distinct benefits compared to other model types, including like...
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Recirculating Spray Paint Booths: Things You Should Know

    Read Time: 4 minutes TL;DR The key issue for finishers and spray booth designers to consider is whether a 100 percent exhaust removal is required or can an 80/20 percent recirculating booth be used. The principle of recirculating the air is: recirculate 80 percent of the air through the exhaust plenum’s 3-4 stage filter system and reintroduce this p...
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Spray Paint Booth Performance Checklist

    Read Time: 3.5 minutes TL;DR Changing out the filters is the most common form of booth maintenance for most paint booth operations. Filter maintenance is extremely important as operating a booth with used or clogged filters can increase operating costs, compromise worker safety and reduce airflow in the booth that can diminish the quality of the spr...
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NFPA 33: A Guide to Fire Safety Compliance for Paint Spray Booths

Read Time: 3.5 minutes TL;DR NFPA 33 is intended for fire control for large-scale, indoor spray paint applications such as industrial spray paint booths. Therefore, manufacturers who use a non-flammable coating are not required to abide by the standard. Sprinkler systems, as regulated by NFPA 13, are one common way to comply with this standard. If a...
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Spray Paint Booth Repairs and Maintenance

Read Time: 3 minutes Article Summary Every spray and finish booth require comprehensive, routine upkeep and maintenance to run efficiently and safely. Routine inspections should include virtually every part of the booth, but there are a few parts that require more attention than others, including: exhaust air filters, motors and belts, fans, exhaust ducts an...
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Energy Efficiency That Doesn't Hinder Your Options

  Businesses that rely heavily on their spray paint booths need to carefully consider the implications of energy-efficient design elements as some of these features can reduce the booth’s daily capacity and other functionality. There are many different processes and components of spray booths that present opportunities for energy efficient modification including: LED ligh...
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