How to Use an Airless Paint Sprayer Graco Homeowner

Airless spraying is the fastest way to complete most painting jobs. Learning how to use an airless sprayer is quite easy, but like anything new, practice and a little knowledge will help you achieve professional-quality results in no time.

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How to Start Up an Airless Paint Sprayer Graco

Place the fluid intake hose into a paint pail and place the drain tube into a waste pail. Be sure the prime valve is in the PRIME, or DRAIN, position. Turn the pressure control to the lowest pressure setting. Turn the on/off switch to ON. Increase the pressure control until the motor starts. Allow paint to circulate through the sprayer until

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How to Paint Exterior of House with a Sprayer Graco

Spray the outer edges first, “banding” the area that you will spray. For inside corners, aim the spray tip directly into the corner so that the spray fan overlaps both sides. Overlap your spray passes pass by 50%. After you have completed the eaves, spray the exterior walls themselves.

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Graco Instruction Manuals

Search for current and historic Graco instruction manuals here. Our Advanced Search will help you find manuals in languages other than English, too.

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Quick Start Graco Homeowner

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How To Paint or Stain a Deck Using a Paint Sprayer Graco

Cover any house walls near the deck with plastic to protect them from overspray as well. Sweep the deck of all dirt. Wash the entire deck surface with a pressure washer, or use a long-handled brush or broom to apply deck cleaner. Let the cleaner set per manufacturer’s instructions; then rinse and allow the surface to dry completely.

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How to Paint or Stain a Fence Using an Airless Sprayer

Spray Painting A Fence. Select the spray tip that’s best suited for the stain you are using and the surface to be sprayed. In most cases, a tip with a narrower 8-inch-wide spray pattern and a .013 hole size will give you the best control. Be sure the tip’s hole size does not exceed the maximum capacity of your sprayer (see spray tip info).

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Trabon Divider Valves

Setup 312497A 3 Pressure Relief Procedure Follow this Pressure Relief Procedure whenever you are instructed to relieve pressure or check or service equipment. 1. Using a wrench, slowly loosen inlet nut.

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Coupon Redemption Graco

To redeem your coupon, click on the button below to be brought to our coupon redemption site, redeem.graco.com. Once in the redemption site you will need your coupon code, part number, serial number and an electronic copy of your invoice or receipt for the corresponding purchase. Once your submission is approved you can expect your free goods

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Paint Sprayer Replacement Pumps & Parts

Pump Replacements & Parts. Easily replace your pump in a matter of minutes to avoid downtime and finish faster with Graco’s fast and easy pump replacement systems. Available on Pro Series sprayers (ProX and TC Pro). Find A Retailer.

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How To Paint Cabinets With An Airless Paint Sprayer

Spray the larger flat surfaces as you did with the doors. Inside the cabinets, spray the corners first and then fill in the center area. For the outside areas of the cabinets with edges, angle your gun so two-to-three spray passes will blend in the center. When the primer is completely dry, lightly sand the surfaces.

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Repair Kit, Suction Tube, ProX17, ProX19, Stand

It's time to put down your paint brushes and rollers and pick up a Graco paint sprayer. You'll finish your DIY projects a lot quicker when you're using a house paint sprayer indoors and out.

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Choosing the Right Blast Media for Abrasive Blasting

The shape of the article effects how deeply it cuts into the coating and underlying substrate. Shapes are classified according to angularity. Angular particles cut through soft coatings and rust, cleaning faster, and producing sharper anchor patterns. Rounded particles produce a more even, peened surface, good for breaking away hard brittle coatings and mill scale.

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Electrostatic Spray Gun Basics

Electrostatic painting is the process of charging particles in paint to more efficiently paint a work piece. When a powerful electric charge is added to atomized paint, a significant increase in paint is added to the part. This is called improved transfer efficiency. In general this means, more paint on the part and less paint going to waste.

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390st Airless Paint Sprayer

02823A Component Identification and Function C Fig. 1 G E F D A K M B H N J L Model 231–201 Shown A Motor DC motor, 120 Vac, 15A, 1 phase B Drive Assembly Transfers power from DC motor to the displacement pump

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Filters & Strainers

Filters & Strainers. The easiest way to maximize spray performance, extend the life of your equipment and get the professional quality finish you want is to use genuine Graco filters and strainers in your sprayers and guns. Find A Retailer.

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How to Mix Drywall Mud

Mixing Powder. Always add a few inches of water before adding the powder texture material into the mixing container. This ensures the material will not clump or stick to the side of your mixing container. Always be sure to save some of the powder material just in …

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Operation, Parts, Repair

Warnings 3A4399A 3 Warnings The following warnings are for the setup, use, grounding, maintenance, and repair of this equipment. The exclama-tion point symbol alerts you to a general warning and the hazard symbols refer to procedure-specific risks.

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Chemical Injection Pumps

Graco’s chemical injection pumps dispense and dose chemicals at gas and oil wellheads, as well as pipelines. We design our portable, oilfield chemical injection pumps to operate at many pressures and work in harsh environments, which make them ideal for chemical injection applications. We produce them in several drive types: AC, DC and pneumatic, each offering distinctive benefits depending

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Moly Grease vs. Lithium: What’s the Big Deal

Moly is used because it sticks to other materials and helps protect bearings that are not lubricated consistently. With automatic lubrication, there may not be the same need for Moly because every bearing will receive the grease it requires to keep it lubricated and purged of contaminants.

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TSL Throat Seal Liquid, 8 oz

Throat Seal Liquid (TSL) prevents paint and coatings from drying onto the displacement rod and packings, extending the life of the pump. Maintaining your pump is essential for long life and reliability. Product Brochure.

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Paint Sprayer Replacement Pumps & Repair Kits

Replacement Pumps & Repair Kits. To keep your jobs moving and on schedule, always make sure you have a Genuine Graco replacement pump on hand. Graco pumps are easy to replace and often can be swapped out in just a few minutes, with no special tools.

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ProDispense Fluid Dispense System—Fluid Dispense Systems

Graco’s cost-effective, user-friendly electronic system allows manufacturers to dispense preset amounts of fluid along assembly lines or wherever accuracy is essential. Quickly fill cavities with oil, grease, coolant, water and other industrial fluids.

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Detecting & Identifying Defects in Steel During Surface

Three Kinds of Steel Surface Defects. ISO 8501-3, “Preparation of Steel Substrates Before Application of Paints and Related Products”, sorts defects into three categories: • Welds. • Edges. • Steel surfaces in general. When inspecting for defects, pay close attention to welded joints, cuts, punctures and scoring.

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Level 5 Drywall Finishing & Skim Coat Sprayers

For level 5 drywall finish and skim coats, Graco texture sprayers deliver high performance and consistent high quality finishes. Higher flow rates enable you to work faster and our texture sprayers can accommodate large tip sizes that easily handle a wide range of mud as well as primers and paint.

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Comparing Surface Prep Standards

The two dominant abrasive blast cleaning standards, ISO 8501 and the SSPC/NACE joint standards, are tough to compare. Although they recognize roughly the same levels of cleanliness, they classify them in opposite ways, muddying the water.

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Concrete Surface Preparation: Part 3

These samples replicate ten grades of surface roughness, and are designed for direct visual and tactile comparison to the concrete surface in question. There is no definitive text description for the ten grades: the comparator is the standard. However, ICRI does tell us how much surface profile is sufficient for various types of coatings and

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G15 / G40 Air-Assist Spray Guns

G15 / G40 Air-Assist Spray Guns. G15 and G40 air-assist manual paint spray guns offer exceptional spray quality and ease of use, while improving transfer efficiency and reducing material usage. Video Player is loading. This is a modal window.

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How To Paint or Stain Railings Graco Homeowner

Let the cleaner set per manufacturer's instructions; then rinse and allow the surface to dry completely. Cover all nearby shrubs, bushes and plants with plastic tarps. Because the material being sprayed and any overspray can travel between spaces, cover any surfaces near the railings or behind the spindles.

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Ultra Max II 490 PC Pro Electric Airless Sprayer, Stand

The Ultra Max II 490 PC Pro airless sprayer is the ideal step-up for the professional contractor looking for superior performance and features in a small electric sprayer. The MaxPower brushless motor delivers more torque and SmartControl 3.0 adjusts motor speed …

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Liquid / Dispensed Gaskets Improve Sealing Graco

The growth of liquid gasketing techniques is spawned by needs for increased productivity and cost reduction. The established reasons for using liquid gasketing include improved seal integrity, inventory reductions, reduced assembly and handling costs, and a higher product quality. In one case, the actual cost per part savings has been well over

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Ultra Cordless Handheld Airless Sprayer

Proven By Pros, Ultra Cordless sprayers provide the fastest way to finish small jobs. Deliver a perfect airless finish in seconds with fast, easy setup and the easy-to-clean design reduces cleanup to just a few minutes so you get to the next job quicker. Triax Triple Piston Pump. Durable carbide piston built to deliver extended reliability and

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Media Blasting Without Surface Damage

Media blasting is the best way to efficiently clean large surface areas. When it is imperative to not damage the substrate, soft media like soda, dry ice and organic material are commonly used. The highest production rates are achieved with hard, fast cutting abrasives, which can be used effectively at low pressures without damaging the

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Automating Your Paint Line: What Parts Should You Consider

Automate these parts. Automate parts on your paint line that: Have the same or similar size, features or surfaces. Are the same or very similar processes during painting. Contribute to 80 percent of your volume and include only 20 percent of your part numbers. Are already organized into a manufacturing line incorporating a continuous flow.

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Atomization Concept and Theory

Answers to Progress Check 1. B. A spray is a collection of a variety of sizes of fluid droplets moving in a controlled fashion. 2. D. Surface tension causes an atomized liquid to break up into spherical droplets. 3. A. Droplets are small particles of liquid. 4. C. Atomization is the process of breaking up liquids into droplets. 5. D. Surface tension is the force that causes fluids to pull

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Dispense Guns & Meters

SDI15 In-Line Meter. Our SDI15 in-line electronic oil meters accurately measure fluid dispensed. These simple to use in-line meters are ideal for metering a wide range of fluids including petroleum and synthetic-based oils (motor, gear and ATF), antifreeze, windshield washer fluid …

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Airless Spray Techniques Concept and Theory

Graco, Inc. P.O. Box 1441 Minneapolis, MN 55440-1441 ©1995 Graco Inc. Form No. 300-071R5 6/95 Rev 2 SL Training 11/14 Airless Spray Techniques

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308248D 490st Airless Paint Sprayer

02823A Component Identification and Function C Fig. 1 G E F D A K M B H N J L Model 231–208 Shown A Motor DC motor, 120 Vac, 15A, 1 phase B Drive Assembly Transfers power from DC motor to the displacement pump

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Fluid & Air Regulators

Fluid pressure regulators control downstream fluid so that operators accurately determine how much material flows through spray guns and dispense valves. Air regulators adjust air pressure so that your finishing operation uses compressed air to the fullest. Back pressure regulators (BPRs) control upstream fluid pressure. Pair with Intelligent Paint Kitchen for closed loop control that

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Fusion PC Gun Fusion Gun With ProConnect Head

The days of spending time and effort cleaning and rebuilding the fluid section of your spray foam gun are gone. The new Fusion ProConnect (PC) gun features a disposable cartridge head that replaces multiple individual parts with a single component. Simply replacing a cartridge allows for a much faster rebuild, which keeps you spraying and

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Airless Sprayer Safety Graco

Safety is a shared responsibility. It is up to everyone to ensure a safe working environment. Graco, as a manufacturer, is responsible for providing reliable products as well as safety information. The sales team, as representatives of Graco, should demonstrate and point out safety devices and procedures when demonstrating airless spray equipment.

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308190M, Displacement Pump, Instructions, English

308190M EN Instructions Displacement Pump Models: 236787, Series A 235699, Series B 241320, Series A Models 236787 and 235699 Shown Important Safety Instructions

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Husky 716 – ¾ inch (19.05 mm) Air Operated Double

Benefits of the Husky 716 Double Diaphragm Pumps. Center and end porting options. No mechanical seals which causes fluid leaks or failures. Runs quietly at less than 85 dBa with easy-to-use remote muffler capability for even lower noise levels. Easy-to-service air valve and ball checks. 3/4 in (19.05 mm) center- and end-porting.

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Fine Finish Low Pressure RAC X FF LP SwitchTip, 310

Spray at up to 50% lower pressure with the Reverse-A-Clean (RAC) 310 Fine Finish Low Pressure (FF LP) RAC X SwitchTip. This fine finish tip produces a 6 to 8 inch fan pattern and a 0.010 inch orifice, ideal for thin materials. Reverse the SwitchTip to easily clear clogs. For fine finish applications. Less Prep & …

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