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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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Safety Regulations: OSHA Standards for Paint Spraying Operations

Read Time: 3 minutes TL;DR Because the chemicals used in most spray and finish applications are flammable or have toxic properties, companies considering incorporating spraying processes into their operations must adhere to applicable regulations to avoid costly fines and other penalties. The US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is the primary...
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Questions to Address When Purchasing a Spray Booth

Read Time: 3.5 minutes TL;DR Working directly with a booth manufacturer also allows customers to completely customize their booths to fit their workspace and address all of their priority concerns. Potential buyers need to know what their maximum budget is for installation and expected operating costs. Operators need to know the maximum size of the produ...
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Spray Booth Design Breakdown: Modified Downdraft Booth

Read time: 3.5 minutes   TL;DR: Installing and operating any kind of downdraft spray booth usually requires more resources than crossdraft models, but the results can be well worth the costs depending on the situation. Modified downdraft booths, which are also called side downdraft booths, are almost identical to standard models except the air is pulled through...
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Spray Booth Design Breakdown: Semi-Downdraft Booths

  Read Time 3 minutes TL;DR Semi-downdraft spray booths are a popular choice for manufacturers who want to prioritize high quality results but also need to balance this goal with versatility and affordability. The airflow of a semi-downdraft booth enters through the ceiling near the front of the booth, passes down and across th...
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Safety Regulations: National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP)

The production of air pollutants is an unfortunate side effect of various manufacturing and industrial processes, including many types of spray and finish applications. Without the proper filtration and containment system in place, the release of pollutants can have devastating consequences to human health, as well as the local environment. These hazards are the chief reasons for the cr...
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