In June 2014, Maxville Truck and Repair started up their new 18-by-16-by-50-foot drive-thru crossdraft Heavy-Duty Truck Paint Booth for the first time. With sandblasting and painting services in-house, there is not much they cannot do. Since the addition of their truck paint booth, they have noticed the ability to rapidly turn trucks over.
Paint booths are designed to contain hazardous vapors and provide a safer, healthier environment for painters. Understanding how the components of a paint booth work and what purpose they serve are key to maximizing your spray booth’s performance.
“When customers see my GFS paint booth, they see a company that’s willing to make an investment in quality.”
Daryl Wagner learned about quality and hard work at a young age. Now with his Performer ES Paint Booth from Global Finishing Solutions (GFS), his quality and hard work have translated to a strong reputation in the British car and bike restoration industry.
Clogged or overloaded filters hinder proper airflow. This causes dust or overspray to recirculate and affect the finish of your paint job. Regularly changing spray booth filters decreases the likelihood of equipment failure. It also helps ensure your spray booth is operating efficiently and keeps the production costs of your shop low.
Infrared curing times have been added to the technical data sheets for most major automotive refinish paint companies, providing painters more clarity when using short wave and medium wave infrared curing systems.
Problem Solved — Faster Cycle Times & Larger Repairs Achieved with REVO Systems and GFS Paint Booths
Morrie’s is changing how body shops operate — from changing what body shops look like to setting a higher standard of quality. All of that is now possible with GFS paint booths and REVO Systems.
When Dixon Neighbor, general manager of Abra Auto Body & Glass, learned about the technology of Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) Ultra® Paint Booths, he knew it was time for an upgrade.
Whether you are looking to purchase a new paint booth or have a current booth without an air replacement system, it is important to understand how the air that is exhausted from your paint booth is or will be replaced.
To achieve high-quality powder coating finishes, JAS Powder Coating reached out to Dietz Supply Company to supply new finishing equipment for both of their locations. In 2017, the Edgewater location was equipped with a new 40-foot-long pass-through oven and spray booth dust collectors, and in 2018, the Fort Lauderdale location was upgraded with a 34-foot-long Batch Process Oven.
With most of the focus on increasing throughput and upgrading to the latest technology, the importance of excellent paint booth lighting is often overshadowed. It should be a high priority — as better visibility in your paint booth will help you produce a better finish.