Re: [MV] Siphon vs HVLP painting

From: Dave Cole (
Date: Sun Feb 02 2003 - 19:29:42 PST

FWIW, I have a couple cheap HVLP Siphon guns and the cup is not pressurized at all. It is vented to the atmosphere.


1/31/2003 1:25:26 PM, tom-nooneofconsequence <> wrote:

>the cheap HVLP guns are not truly low pressure, but are simply pressure
>pot guns that will work on lower pressures. if you look and or go to a
>distributor you should find one for under $100. they do give you much
>less over spray and the ability to spray at any angle and in tight
>places. i use 20 lbs to the pot and 10 lbs to the material, and it works
>great even with thicker enamels.
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