Airflow

Posted on January 25, 2018

Automotive Paint Booth Options Designed to Improve Performance & Efficiency

Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) offers a complete line of automotive refinish paint booths — with seven Ultra® and Performer® Paint Booth models in a variety of airflows and sizes to meet every shop’s productivity, quality, space and budgetary needs. In addition to our pre-engineered spray booth models, we offer shops the opportunity to upgrade any […]


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Posted on July 29, 2016

GFS’ Controlled Airflow Ceiling: A Premium Ceiling to Complement a Premium Booth

So you’ve decided you are ready to invest in a new paint booth for your shop. That’s not the end of the decisions though. Next comes decisions on any booth options and accessories you may want to add to your new booth. With our Ultra® Paint Booths, one option, in particular, is deciding whether or not […]


Posted on May 24, 2013

Your Questions, Answered — Crossdraft Paint Booth Airflow & Electrical Safety

Q: What are the regulations regarding intrinsically safe electronic devices inside a paint booth?  If allowed, what type of certification and enclosure does a communications device require to go into a paint booth? A: The interior of a paint spray booth or room must meet the requirements for a Class 1 Division 1 area as […]


Posted on March 26, 2013

Air Changes vs. Air Velocity — Gauging Paint Booth Ventilation Performance

Recently we received a technical question from a visitor to the GFS Finishing Academy site regarding the number of air changes necessary for a paint booth. This is a common concern of many shops, but you may be surprised to learn that the performance of a paint booth is more linked to the actual velocity […]