Powder Coating Wood – A Complete Guide

Powder Coating Wood – A Complete Guide

Powder coating has a variety of benefits compared to liquid coating which you can learn about here. One limitation that use to exist was being able to powder coat wood which use to be primarily due to temperature requirements that powder coating is cured at but advances in powder coating has helped to eliminate that…

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HVLP versus Airless Paint Sprayers-A Complete Guide (and Video)

Whether you’re a paint contractor, woodworker, cabinet finisher, or manufacturer you may be considering whether airless or HVLP is the right type of equipment for you. This guide will cover what HVLP and airless paint sprayers are, how they work, the benefits and drawbacks of each, and which may be right for your painting application…

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Powder coating equipment Prices and Why They Vary

If you’re a powder coater in the market for a new powder coating gun, powder coating system, or other powder coating equipment you may be shocked to find the variety of prices that can exist in the market. Powder coating equipment can vary from $350 up to $5000 depending on the equipment being considered. This…

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Paint Booth Lighting – A Complete Guide

Paint Booth Lighting – A Complete Guide

This guide will cover everything related to paint booth lighting from safety requirements, to cost savings options, to ways to improve visibility in a paint booth related to paint booth lighting, to what you want to ensure is correct about paint booth lights. Paint Booth Lighting Safety Requirements The most important thing to consider when…

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Paint Booth Filter Disposal Guide

Paint Booth Filter Disposal Guide

Paint booth filters capture overspray from your painting and ensure you are meeting proper safety guidelines for painting that are provided by agencies like the EPA.  One common question we get asked which will address today is what do you do with your old paint booth filters.  Will cover the pertinent safety regulations related to…

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Build or Buy a Blast Room – A Decision Guide

Build or Buy a Blast Room – A Decision Guide

Whether you’re a fabricator, manufacturer, or a job shop you may be considering a sandblast room be able to process larger parts or to be able to blast large volumes of products at a given time. As you consider your options, one critical factor you’ll have to consider is whether you will build or buy…

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How Much It Costs to Start Powder Coating – A Guide

How Much It Costs to Start Powder Coating – A Guide

Whether you are a manufacturer, coatings job shop, or entrepreneur considering a new business as a powder coater a common question that is asked is how much will it cost to start powder coating.  In this article we will cover what is typically required to start powder coating, how much it will cost to start…

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