Paint

REGRINDING PAINT

Description
MATERIAL: Dark brown, resin based industrial paint. Solvent is Xylene. 450 cps (60 ku).
PROBLEM: Hegman grind of 5 with specks to 2. Clean 6 desired. Remove specks and restore clean 6 Hegman.
RESULTS: Recirculated at 15 gpm. Clean 6 Hegman restored with 10 passes.
AB MIXER: Model 3 x 1.5 toothed impeller/liner, 7.5 HP, 3600 RPM, 1/8″ grid. Recirculating to tank.
BENEFITS: 200 gallon batches reground in 2 hours instead of 4-5 hours in sand mill. Cleaning, labor and maintenance costs of Dicon noticeably lower when compared to sand mill regrinding opearation. Dicon saves 18 cents per gallon.
EQUIPMENT REPLACED: Sandmill

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