Tag Archives: Filters

9 Products for Your Paint Booth That Optimize Safety and Performance

9 Products for Your Paint Booth That Optimize Safety and Performance

Keeping your paint booth clean and protected — from the walls to the floors — has a significant impact on your ability to produce high-quality paint jobs, maximize productivity and keep your employees and investment safe. With the help of GFS’ senior technical advisor, Jason Garfoot, we’ve identified nine products that can lead to clean, […]


Filtration Concentration: An Introduction to Paint Booth Filters and Maintenance

Filtration Concentration: An Introduction to Paint Booth Filters and Maintenance

Choosing the correct filter for your paint booth can be a daunting task. The choices you make will have a direct impact on everything from the efficiency of your booth and the quality of the end product to booth maintenance costs and the safety of technicians. This guide will introduce you to and give insight […]


Resistance Is Not Futile — Measuring Paint Booth Filter Performance

Resistance Is Not Futile — Measuring Paint Booth Filter Performance

We recently received a great question from a reader through our Finishing Academy website. The reader asked: “Is there a “magic number” on the manometer at which paint booth filters should be changed?” While it sure would be nice if there was a universal ‘change-your-filters-now’ number that would make everyone’s maintenance a lot easier to […]


Understanding Filtration Replacement Requirements – Free Download

Understanding Filtration Replacement Requirements – Free Download

There are hundreds of different filters available out in the market for your spray booth and finishing equipment. There are many different filter manufacturers out there, and each filter they design is for a specific purpose or unique piece of equipment, and the unique design characteristics in each filter mean that they will perform differently […]


Revolutionary Filter Design — GFS’ WAVE Paint Booth Filters

Revolutionary Filter Design — GFS’ WAVE Paint Booth Filters

GFS is proud to announce the latest innovation in paint booth filter technology with the WAVE paint booth filters! These filters are the world’s first to be designed specifically to achieve maximum performance with waterborne paints. The WAVE paint booth filters are a versatile, non-woven, polyester media comprised of coarse fibers specifically chosen for strength, […]


Choosing a Cost-Effective Paint Booth Filter

Choosing a Cost-Effective Paint Booth Filter

What makes a paint booth filter cost effective? Long life? Efficiency rating? Ease of installation? Low purchase price? Low initial resistance? Compliance compatibility? The answer is “all of the above”. Seems simple enough, but if that’s all it takes, why doesn’t everyone have an effective system? In reality, it’s seldom that easy to achieve “all […]


Spray Booth Filtration

Spray Booth Filtration

by Jim MacDonald, Ontario Spray Booth – Toronto, ON, Canada Originally published: Fall 2010 issue, Collision Quarterly Like pretty well everything else in our little industry, nothing seems to get easier! In the good old days we had our old crossdraft paint booth and all we had to do was worry about ensuring the belt […]


Troubleshooting Filters in a Powder Reclaim System

Troubleshooting Filters in a Powder Reclaim System

Powder reclaim booths are designed with the reuse of the coating material as a consideration of the booths performance.  In these systems, cylindrical cartridges are utilized to trap overspray from the powder delivery system and, through the operation of a reverse pulse of air, allow the excess powder to be discharged into a collection device […]


Time for a Change? Regular Filter Changes for Optimum Performance from Your Spray Booth

Time for a Change? Regular Filter Changes for Optimum Performance from Your Spray Booth

Keeping a clean spray booth is essential to producing the kinds of perfect finishes that your business needs to stay profitable. One of the simplest things you can do that has a huge impact on the cleanliness of your spray booth is changing the intake and exhaust filters on a regular schedule. Proper maintenance of […]