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reduce the risk
of serious bodily injury
splashing in the eyes or on the skin, injury from
moving parts or electrostatic shock, always follow
procedure when shutting of
f the system, when
or servicing any part of the spray system,
installing, cleaning or changing fluid nozzles,
whenever you stop spraying.
f the air to the control module, except for
. If the air pilot fluid regulator is
air pressure is needed at the regulator air
to relieve pressure in the fluid line.
f the fluid supply to the gun.
3. Trigger the gun into a grounded metal waste
to relieve fluid pressure.
4. Open the pump drain valve, having a waste
ready to catch the drainage.
the pump drain valve open until you are
to spray again.
If any fluid leakage from the gun is detected,
Fluid leakage into
gun shroud could cause fire or explosion and re
sult in serious bodily injury and property damage.
Check for Fluid Leakage
, page 12.
the following list daily
, before starting to operate
to help ensure you of safe, ef
1. Be sure all operators are properly trained to
safely operate an automatic electrostatic air
sure all operators are trained how to prop
and completely relieve system pressure.
3. Be sure the system is thoroughly grounded.
See FIRE, EXPLOSION OR ELECTRO-
STATIC SHOCK HAZARD on page 3, and
Check the Electrical Grounding on
sure the operator and all persons entering
spray area are properly grounded by
ing shoes with conductive soles or personal
5. Be sure ventilation fans are operating
sure the workpiece hangers
are clean and
grounded. Contact points must be sharp
or knife edges.
7. Be sure all refuse is removed from the spray
8. Be sure all flammable liquids in the spray
are in approved, grounded containers.
9. Be sure all conductive objects in the spray
grounded and the floor of
the spray area is electrically conductive and
10. Be sure to check the manifold exhaust tubes
for the presence of any fluid as instructed in
Check for Fluid Leakage
, page 12
Selecting a Fluid Nozzle and Air Cap
gun is supplied with fluid nozzle 185–158 (1.5 mm)
air cap 177–033. If your application requires a
ent nozzle and air cap combination, use instruction
manual 307–803 to select the appropriate fluid nozzle
gun functions include the following:
of fan air
, atom air
, and paint)
Activating the Fluid Trigger Only
activate the fluid trigger alone, first relieve the air
to the trigger module, then shut of
f the air supply to
OM and F
AN air lines. Apply 50 psi (3.5 bar) mini
air pressure to the CYL air supply line to activate the
Adjusting the Spray Pattern
Follow the steps below to establish the correct fluid
turn the turbine air (electrostatics)
1. Adjust the fluid flow with the fluid line’ s pressure
the air cap for the desired spray pattern.
an air pressure regulator to adjust the degree of
and pattern width. For the most ef
always use the lowest air pressure possible.
Spray Pattern T
page 13 to correct spray pattern problems.
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