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Paint Prep Tips: Filling Holes and Power Sanding

Paint Prep Tips: Filling Holes and Power Sanding

| April 3, 2016 | 2 Comments

Getting Cosmetic Work ‘Done in One’ and Tooling Up to Sand… At the 2016 PDCA Expo in New Orleans, Prep to Finish presented a Master’s Class on Interior Wood Finishing. This 4 hour class included discussion and process demonstrations of 4 step finishing sequences for both paint grade and stain/clear. Here are some paint prep […]

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How to Convert a Graco G40 from RAC to Flat Tip

How to Convert a Graco G40 from RAC to Flat Tip

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of the most common questions we get about air assisted spraying is how to convert a Graco G40 from RAC to flat tip. In this video, Todd runs you through how to improve an already great gun set up from stock airless style reversible tip to more of an HVLP experience. Graco G40 Flat […]

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How to Install an Artisan Air Valve on Graco HVLP Edge Gun

How to Install an Artisan Air Valve on Graco HVLP Edge Gun

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A common question we get at Prep to Finish spray clinics is how to set up an HVLP gun like ours. We don’t run a stock set up. We have converted our Graco Edge gun to gravity (or cup over) feed instead of the stock bottom feed cup. Also, we install an artisan air valve […]

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How to Convert Graco HVLP Edge gun to Gravity Style

How to Convert Graco HVLP Edge gun to Gravity Style

| January 6, 2016 | 1 Comment

Turn HVLP Upside Down by Learning How to Convert Graco HVLP Edge Gun to Gravity Let’s face it quart bottom cups are getting to be a bit outdated. Their quality will forever be good, but there is a more efficient and sensible delivery method. Let’s respect that product runs better downhill, and work the rig […]

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