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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 fire is ignit...
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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 booth cross-section, then the e...
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Do You Need a Mix Room?

    Read Time  3 minutes TL;DR There are multiple benefits to incorporating a specialized mix room for storage and mixing of volatile compounds within a finishing operation, including significant improvements in worker safety. Key features of mix room design are constant ventilation, spill containment, and good lighting. Flexible design and placement is...
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The Different Types of Paint Application Methods

  There are dozens of different techniques available to manufacturers and finishers when applying paint or finish to a manufactured product. There are specific advantages and drawbacks to each of the application methods and many of them have several variations that are best-suited for specific circumstances. This makes it imperative for you to understand your logistical an...
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5 Costly Spray Booth Design Assumptions

  Like any large engineering project, designing a spray paint booth requires certain assumptions to be made. Before ever having your booth designed, it’s important to first estimate the number of parts to be painted, the size of the booth, the number of colors to be used and more. However, some assumptions about spray booth design are costly. These overlooked details can lead to...
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Employee Spray Booth Safety

    Spray paint booths are carefully designed to minimize health, safety and environmental risks. However, paint is still a hazardous substance. As a solvent, it is subject to specific volatile organic compound (VOC) regulations. It’s important to note that the strict environmental and fire control requirements that apply to spray paint booth design also apply during operat...
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What You Should Know About Powder Coatings

  Powder coatings have steadily gained popularity as an alternative to liquid coatings due to the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) associated with liquid coatings. Powder coatings are durable, help simplify environmental compliance and allow a high-quality finish. This is why in 2003 – at the turn of this century – roughly 15% of the industrial finishing market preferred t...
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Essential Design Elements of a Spray Booth #5: Safety Regulations

    Installing a spray paint booth on a factory floor requires compliance with regulatory and design requirements. Spray booth design takes into account safety and environmental factors. Due to the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in paint, additional federal and state regulations apply to the spray paint booth’s design. To keep personnel safe and environmental damage mini...
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Essential Design Elements of a Spray Booth #4: Location

  Planning is essential in all stages of a spray booth’s development. When designing a spray booth, consider the type of booth that will be installed and the best location for it. Your building requirement—and the use and maintenance of the booth—must be taken into consideration when deciding the booth’s location. The key is efficiency of operation and effectiveness...
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Airflow Design Considerations for Large Aircraft Spray Booths

    Planes that roll off an aerospace manufacturer's assembly lanes are subject to a bevy of requirements, from FAA certifications to customer paint specifications. Meeting each requirement often requires specialized equipment and knowledge - painting the aircraft is no different. The final finish on an aircraft should not only dazzle the customer that paid a great deal for ...
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