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A Guide to Protecting Your Spray Booth Through Every Season

Read Time: 3 minutes TL;DR Every kind of spray application and finish has an ideal temperature and humidity range Facility managers should ensure proper climate control within and around the booth for efficient operations Operators should watch for weather risk factors such as increased heat, cold or drastic changes in humidity Air make-up units are great ways to control ...
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Spray Booth Lighting: A Guide to Finish Quality, Safety and Operational Costs

Read Time: 4 Minutes  TL;DR Poor lighting conditions can lead to costly mistakes in both manual and automatic paint application There are many factors that contribute to proper lighting such as brightness, color and placement of bulbs Typically, most spray booths use either fluorescent or LED bulbs rated at a specific industry standard of quality Proper lighting must...
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A Primer: Spray Systems at FABTECH 2019 - Chicago

  Attention Attendees: Get 30% off FABTECH tickets with code SPK30, or by registering with this link Based on his 40 years of booth technology experience, Bob Hauck, vice president of Spray Systems, was selected by the Chemical Coaters Association International (CCAI) to speak at FABTECH 2019-Chicago as part of their Finishing Technologies Conference Program. In his 3-part presentatio...
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Common Appearance Issues in Liquid and Powder Coating

Read time: 4 minutes TLDR There is little room for error when coating, especially in aerospace and other industries that have strict quality standards. Common causes of appearance issues include dirt contamination, improper surface preparation, problems during application and coating composition. Shops plagued by recurring appearance issues have a serious problem on their hands, an...
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The Aluminum Advantage: How to Prepare Your Spray Booth for New-Age Materials

Read time: 3 minutes TLDR New-age materials in manufacturing means companies need to prepare their spray booths for more change, now. Most spray booth operators can expect to see more aluminum vehicles, parts and components in the years ahead. Shop and manufacturing environments that handle aluminum should designate specific tools and an isolated area for working on the substance. ...
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How Space Saving Booth Solutions Can Benefit Your Productivity

Read Time: 3 minutes TLDR Eliminating space waste from the booth area reduces operating costs and makes more room in the workplace for other equipment. Switching to downdraft design over crossdraft units can be a big space-saver, provided installation costs and requirements are acceptable. Operators can use prep stations and mix rooms to streamline processes, isolate risks and mini...
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Client Spotlight: Air Tractor

Read Time: 3 minutes TLDR Spray Systems was tasked to maximize reliability, efficiency and versatility of Air Tractor’s spray booth operations within a predetermined space. The ability to keep up with high production demand was another chief concern on this project. Benefits of the booth design for this client include minimal noise pollution and the ability to accommodate bot...
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Base Coat-Clear Coat Paint Application Offers Big Savings for Aerospace

  Read Time: 3m30s TL;DR Base coat-clear coat paint application requires only one coat of paint versus the multiple coats that high-solids paint requires, allowing for more capacity. The drying time for base coat-clear coat paint is as little as 2 hours compared to the traditional 5 to 10 hours. Base coat-clear coat paint is a lightweight finishing solution that increa...
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How Does Airflow in a Spray Booth Work?

Read Time: 3m22s TL;DR Crossdraft booths have a horizontal airflow that circulates from the front of the booth to the back. They offer lower operating costs, which make them an ideal choice for the automotive industry. Downdraft booths originate air from the top of the spray booth and exhaust it through the floor, minimizing the risk of contamination and making for hi...
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What Should You Do If Your Booth Isn't Code Compliant?

Read Time: 2m40s TL;DR Routinely cleaning your booth and its air filters can help make sure your spray booth remains code compliant while preventing potential risks of fire. Move spark-producing devices away from your spray booth at a safe distance indicated in applicable local and federal codes.  Ensure your booth has fire suppression equipment available and conduct routine e...
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