HVLP Turbine Vs Compressor HVLP Spray Gun

HVLP Turbine Vs Compressor HVLP Spray Gun

What is a Turbine HVLP Spray Gun and What is a Compressor HVLP Spray Gun? A turbine HVLP Spray Gun is an independent system that utilizes a turbine to generate the volume of air that an HVLP Spray Gun requires to spray.  The turbine draws sufficient air into the unit which is then transferred through the…

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What is an HVLP Spray Gun and When is it Right For Me?

What is an HVLP Spray Gun and When is it Right For Me?

What is an HVLP Spray Gun? An HVLP Spray Gun is one of three primary Air spray gun styles.  The other styles of spray guns include LVMP and Conventional.  For an overview of all three check out this article. The term HVLP stands for High Volume Low Pressure and refers to the way that coating is…

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Electrostatic Paint Sprayer and Spray Guns Their Pro’s and Cons

What  Electrostatic Painting Is Electrostatic painting is applying a negative charge to a coatin.  Your intended target is grounded creating a neutral charge.  The negatively charged coating seeks ground and therefore is attracted to the target.  This results in a “wrapping” effect where excess coating rather than bouncing off the target adheres to the target…

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How to Paint An Airplane

How to Paint An Airplane

Painting an Airplane can seem like a challenging task.  After all the finish is critical for a variety of factors.  In contrast to painting cars, airplanes require special consideration of the coatings weight and the coatings properties.  If the coating is applied to heavily, it could have negative consequences on the planes flight performance.  If…

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What is the Best Type of Spray Gun For Wood Finishing

What is the Best Type of Spray Gun For Wood Finishing

Applying a finish to wood is the final step in many wood shops work.  It is also one of the first things a customer notices and can say a lot about the quality of the product you produce.  To achieve a quality finish their are three important things to consider, your prep of the surface,…

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Spray Booth Rules & Regulations to Consider in Pennsylvania

Spray Booth Rules & Regulations to Consider in Pennsylvania

If you are considering a paint booth because your adding painting to your manufacturing work, building a new facility, or even upgrading your current facility it is important to consider the following so that you make sure you are working with the proper officials and obtaining the proper certifications.  Fire Codes – Spray Booths are…

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