Intelligent Paint Kitchen System

Take full control of your paint mix room with the Intelligent Paint Kitchen. It’s a smart set of sensors, actuators and control modules that communicate with each other to optimise industrial paint supply and circulation. It allows pump control, tank control and overall (remote) control.

Cost-Effective Control of Electric and Pneumatic Pumps

Tank Control, Pump Control and Overall Control

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Tank Control Maintains Quality

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The Tank Control Module allows monitoring and control of tank levels and agitator speeds. This keeps paint viscosity consistent, resulting in a top quality finish you can count on.

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Pump Control Optimises Quality

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Fluid pressure and flow rates are controlled by the Pump Control Module. It keeps your pressure and flow stable and in balance, ensures optimal paint feed to the applicators, and reduces paint shear.

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Overall (Remote) Control Improves Safety

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The Supervisor Box and HMI Touch screen allow you to remotely control the paint mix room and easily access critical paint circulation data from outside the hazardous area. This not only improves worker safety, it provides real-time information that can be used to improve the environment.


Intelligent paint kitchen system components

Paint agitators


Properly mixing material is the first step in industrial finishing success. Graco offers industrial agitators and agitator motors that fit all kinds of containers and applications.


E-Flo DC 2-Ball Pumps

Graco’s E-Flo 2-Ball electric supply pump is for applications requiring high pressure, up to 206 bar (3,000 psi). Plus the minimal pulsation at changeover provides a more consistent finish.


E-Flo DC 4-Ball Pumps

Graco’s E-Flo DC 4-Ball Electric pumps are ideal for small to medium circulation systems with outputs up to 2,000 cc per cycle.


Endura-Flo Pumps

Choose between Graco’s Endura-Flo Extended Pressure 4:1 models or Extended Durability 3:1.

Glutton bellows pump

Glutton Pumps

Graco’s Glutton bellows seal design pump handles a broad range of coatings. The external check allows for quick maintenance for materials that pack or mat out easily.


High-Flo 4-Ball Pumps

Graco’s High-Flo 4-Ball pneumatic pumps are designed to handle tough finishing applications, run longer and give you outstanding performance.

Husky double diaphragm pump

Husky Pumps

Graco’s line of Husky double diaphragm pumps are manufactured with your productivity in mind – providing you with one of the most reliable and efficient pumps in the market. Available in pneumatic and electric options, each diaphragm pump is tested before leaving our factories.



Precise fluid control is crucial to any finishing process. Graco has a proven line of fluid and back pressure regulators to meet all of your finishing needs.


Triton 1:1 Pumps

Graco’s Triton 1:1 Pumps offer a more effective alternative to traditional pressure pots and standard diaphragm pumps. By utilising air-operated diaphragm technology, this spray package applies a high quality, decorative finish to wood and metal.

Intelligent Paint Kitchen Resources

Paint Kitchen Builder

Paint Kitchen Builder

Start with an electric pump and control module. Add components, as needed.

Intelligence is Powerful

Intelligence is Powerful

Intelligent, easy-to-use products make more intelligent paint room operations.

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