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Unread 01-21-2011, 02:03 PM   #1
tecumsa
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Dumb spraying question

I'm getting ready to repaint my TJ this spring/summer, having a friend do the body work (does it for a living), then I'll repaint myself. Been practicing with the Preval system, and it's coming out a lot better than I ever expected. But it got me to thinking (which can be a bad thing), can the Wagner-style spray painters be used to paint a Jeep?

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If not, why not? What is the difference between them and the standard auto spray painters?

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Unread 01-21-2011, 02:54 PM   #2
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There is alot of difference. The Wagner style sprays paint in alot more volume which is alot thicker than auto paint. I don't think it atomizes the paint like an auto style paint gun does.
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Unread 01-21-2011, 03:10 PM   #3
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Okay, thanks. I figured there was a reason people don't use them.
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