Spray Painting - Unit 5.1: Conventional Air Spray Equipment

Objective:

The objective of this training unit is to gain an understanding of the principals of conventional air spray paint equipment.

  • Most heavy duty industrial coatings are applied by airless spray, however conventional air spray is used for light duty coatings, especially where a high quality finish is required.
  • Conventional air spraying is also referred to as air spray, air assisted spray or low pressure spraying.
  • As the name implies, conventional air spray equipment requires air to assist with paint application.