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Old 11-01-2009, 14:42   #1
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Question Turbinaire HVLP Paint Sprayers

Anybody have any experience with Turbinaire HVLP Paint Sprayers? I am planning to spray Algrip and wondered if a
Turbinaire HVLP Paint Sprayer would be appropriate? I have a older Binks 7 that I painted cars in another life but the HVLP lack of overspray looks like the deal! Any ideas?

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Why not contact Awlgrip and ask them? They can probably tell you the required specs and perhaps are familiar with the sprayer.
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There are several models of turbinaire. For thick paints you need a least a 4-stage turbine. I use a turbinaire for furniture finishing. If I don't thin some finishes like laquer I get orange peeling. Can Awlgrip be thinned? The unit comes with a viscosity cup so you can determine if the finish is the correct viscosity.
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