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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-16-2018, 04:49 PM
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Posted By textureking
ALSO! Lol. My machine came with the flex plus...

ALSO! Lol. My machine came with the flex plus gun. no filter in gun. must be new. The hose becomes the trigger guard. pretty cool.

Unfortunately the short extension with the clean shot valve...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-16-2018, 01:37 PM
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Posted By textureking
Forgive my ignorance. And I have been googling...

Forgive my ignorance. And I have been googling answers but...

Does this mean you are just flushing through the pump on prime and then it all drains out and then you seal off the drain hose and...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-15-2018, 08:44 PM
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Posted By textureking
I am the king of texture aka the texture king. ...

I am the king of texture aka the texture king.
I spray knockdown, splatter and crappy reg tex (popcorn).
Scrape old texture and apply knockdown or prep for paint.
Stain block old texture.
Looking...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-14-2018, 11:20 PM
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Posted By textureking
just for another reply.... I guess the 425...

just for another reply....

I guess the 425 tip I was planning on using tomorrow is larger than the recommended 15 to 21 in the msds.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-14-2018, 10:59 PM
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Views: 2,838
Posted By textureking
ok now i understand how it works. I should...

ok now i understand how it works. I should research before posting simple things/
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-14-2018, 10:08 PM
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Posted By textureking
I put lots of packing oil on the packings ....

I put lots of packing oil on the packings . hoping that is what I saw. ya it primed and sprayed fine so a leak/crack is probably not the case. doing some research. I use kilz pva primer. msds

Says...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-14-2018, 09:43 PM
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Views: 2,838
Posted By textureking
Ok I was thinking I might need to increase the...

Ok I was thinking I might need to increase the psi a bit so 2200 is probably perfect. thanks for that.
Cant remember the tip size, let me run out to the garage.... lol
A blue 425. was planning on...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-14-2018, 05:20 PM
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Views: 2,838
Posted By textureking
Today I had the day off so I... Primed with...

Today I had the day off so I...

Primed with mineral spirits to remove packing oil.

And then tested out different pressures spraying latex primer on the wall.

Seemed like around 2000 psi was...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-09-2018, 10:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,838
Posted By textureking
yup. you are the man. thanks for all the help. ...

yup. you are the man. thanks for all the help.

I was really wondering about the water vs paint thinner for just latex.
And wasnt sure about pump armor vs thinner vs winshield washer fluid and...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-08-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,838
Posted By textureking
Exactly what I needed. Gonna leave the 100...

Exactly what I needed.

Gonna leave the 100 on the machine. Its the contractor unit so it has a reel, and I should only need 50 feet inside. Which I will attach the 1/4.
minimal dealing with big...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-07-2018, 05:57 PM
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Views: 2,838
Posted By textureking
3/8 to 1/4 paint line or 1/4 all the way for primer?

Had the mark iv for a while and still havnt used it. going to start using it daily (hopefully) just for latex primer until I secure some level 5/or other coatings work.

now just for primer...
...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-02-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,118
Posted By textureking
need 7 gallons at least, 10 ideal, or will be...

need 7 gallons at least, 10 ideal, or will be walking back to the van to fill up for most jobs.

After looking at alot of tank options. I think I might just order a couple 7 gallon pails off the...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-02-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,118
Posted By textureking
wow! every tank shape and size in the world! ...

wow! every tank shape and size in the world!
nice one. thank you.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-02-2018, 12:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,118
Posted By textureking
what the *bleep* do you call it? paint tank?

leaving paint sprayer in van and need a tank of some sort that is spill and tip proof with a small lid and entrance for the suction tube.

googled every variation paint tank, reservoir, basin?
my...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 03-31-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
Thank you! going to be a learning curve figuring...

Thank you! going to be a learning curve figuring out the mark iv, the air atomizer, and the rtx 2500.

Also what to charge for level 5, sprayed on skim coat, and what ever else I can find to...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 03-29-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
Update

3 years later and I have a mark iv and a rtx 2500 pi on the way to Sherwin williams.

company slowed down and i road that ****ty titan 330 .33 gpm as long as i could.

Had a few level 5...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-25-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
live in alberta canada. Want to buy new to make...

live in alberta canada.
Want to buy new to make sure no surprises.
595 is almost out of my price range at the moment. but after this big job wraps up I will probly buy it. cant see myself paying...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-22-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
thanks for the info. I would of loved to stay in...

thanks for the info. I would of loved to stay in the 395s price range but yes now I am being convinced to invest in the 595 and I think that is a good idea. Hopefully my crappy titan lasts long...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-18-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
still have not bought a machine. every rep...

still have not bought a machine.

every rep is saying i should get at least the 490 495 but probly the 595
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-08-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
just when I think I have it all figured out.... ...

just when I think I have it all figured out....

gonna see if i can find a deal or old model.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-07-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
ah yes I see the old model 490 only has .54 gpm....

ah yes I see the old model 490 only has .54 gpm. well that makes up my mind. the 395 it is!
Thank you for bringing that to my attention Stelzer
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-07-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
i assumed the new 490 had the same as the old 490...

i assumed the new 490 had the same as the old 490 and gracos website shows the ultra max 2 490 pc pro has .7 gpm as shown in this pic...

but i will take your advice and most others and buy the 395...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-07-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
I would never buy a used paint machine until...

I would never buy a used paint machine until maybe I have experience repacking and fixing.

All paint machines I am considering are brand new.

That 490 aparently has .70 gpm vs the .54 of the...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-06-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
stelz and drift: I say old model 490 but it is...

stelz and drift:
I say old model 490 but it is brand new unused just not the new version with the easy out pump.

I only need 150 not that its that far off from 200 but if you say 395 would not be...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 05-05-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,623
Posted By textureking
guy in sherwin williams today(different location)...

guy in sherwin williams today(different location) says a 395 will last me ten years if I clean it every day. And I can run 200 feet of hose.

Guy in dulux paint says I should buy the 695 for $3000...
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