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Forum topic by Xylofun posted 01-16-2022 02:56 PM 362 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-16-2022 02:56 PM

Topic tags/keywords: paint finishing sprayer

I was thinking about upgrading to a 3 stage sprayer. I currently use brushes and a high density foam roller. Will the results be different and is it worth it?

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#1 posted 01-17-2022 06:04 PM

What are you spraying and what type of finish is it?
To replace brushes and rollers you might just need a airless spray painter.

Here is some guidance on HVLP stages:

-- Les B, Oregon

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#2 posted 01-17-2022 06:36 PM

I have an Earlex 5500 one stage unit. It really does well for varnish, but paint is not as smooth as I would like it, but not bad. I am going to get an Earlex 6003 – 3 stage for 499 on sale. I hear they are much better.

-- Mike

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