A good spray pattern indicates that the paint or coating is completely atomized and distributed evenly on the surface. Several techniques help determine the quality of the spray pattern and the quality of the finish
- Adjusting the pressure
- Aiming of the spray pattern
- Movement of the spray gun
The techniques shown in this video ensure a long-lasting quality finish.
WATCH: Spraying Techniques (3:03)
Intro to Airless Paint Spraying
By applying paint in an even, consistent manner, airless spraying allows you to achieve professional results faster and easier than using a brush or roller.
Components of an Airless Paint Sprayer
Before spraying, understand how the primary components of a Graco airless paint sprayer work together to create a perfect finish with unmatched performance.
Choosing and Understanding Spray Tips
To help determine how thick of a coating you’ll be able to spray, it's important to understand the fan-width and orifice-size of a spray tip.
Airless Sprayer Safety
In order to ensure a safe working environment and avoid serious injuries, make sure you completely understand all elements of airless sprayer safety.
How to Start Up a Paint Sprayer
Proper start up of your paint sprayer is an important step to keep it running at maximum performance and efficiency, year after year.
How to Clean Up a Paint Sprayer
Making sure your paint sprayer is properly cleaned will help deliver a consistent, professional finish and a solid return on your investment.