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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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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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5 Accessories for Your Spray Booth to Save You Time and Money

  Read Time: 2m30s TL;DR Airspeed and automated booth balancing controls are best for advanced booths that require certain air pressure and quality levels for their finish applications. LED lighting helps cut down on energy costs and improves visibility inside the booth to maintain a high finish quality. Energy smart technology can help reduce operational costs but ar...
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5 Ways to Increase the Life of Your Spray Booth

  Maintenance and upkeep isn't the most exciting or glamorous aspect of spray booth ownership, but it is absolutely essential for consistently yielding quality results and maximizing the lifespan of expensive equipment. These maintenance tips are applicable to any kind of booth, ranging from basic units used in auto body shops to customized ones designed for sensitive aerospace app...
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Common Appearance Issues in Liquid and Powder Coating

Applying spray or finish compounds is painstaking work, and there are often painful consequences for operators who don't take the time to do it right. There is little room for error when coating, especially in aerospace and other industries that have strict quality standards. Even small defects are usually unacceptable, so booth operators have to eat the cost of spot repairs or do a com...
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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 ...
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Conveyor vs. Batch Processing

      Summary Both conveyor and batch processing have distinct advantages and disadvantages, depending on processes used in the manufacturing process. Batch processing is a cost-effect, well-established process that can sometimes be the only option for certain products. But, it doesn’t work well with large production volumes of parts, can be time intensive and...
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How to Prep Your Spray Booth in the Case of a Fire

  Fire is among the most serious potential hazards associated with spray and finish applications, even those conducted in a fully-maintained and compliant spray booth. There are many different ways to limit this risk, but business leaders also need to prepare for the possibility of human error or technical malfunction. To minimize human injury and damage to the booth, product, equi...
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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 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 the...
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