OSSEO, Wisc. – Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is excited to announce the relaunch of its Large Equipment Paint Booth line on August 1, 2017. A staple product line for GFS over the years, the Large Equipment Booth line has been redesigned for greater cost effectiveness and efficiency. This versatile, heavy-duty booth is designed to accommodate large … Continue reading GFS Launches Redesigned Large Equipment Paint Booth Line
OSSEO, Wisc. – Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is proud to introduce the new General Purpose Paint Booth line. This precision-engineered line of paint booths is designed to suit industrial and manufacturing customers that need to paint equipment, utility vehicles and trucks that are too large for traditional automotive booths but too small for the GFS Large … Continue reading GFS Releases ETL Listed Paint Booths for Medium Sized Equipment & Vehicles
Choosing the correct filter for your paint booth can be a daunting task. The choices you make will have a direct impact on everything from the efficiency of your booth and the quality of the end product to booth maintenance costs and the safety of technicians. This guide will introduce you to and give insight … Continue reading Filtration concentration: An introduction to paint booth filters and maintenance
GFS aircraft paint booths are designed and engineered with the following in mind: safety, airflow, temperature and humidity control, contamination control, lighting and energy efficiency.
Michael Cifaldi of Cifaldi Motors in Cumberland, Wisconsin knew it was time to replace their aging, small paint booth. They had their old booth for 25-30 dyears and it was used when they purchased it. “Our old booth was basically falling apart,” Cifaldi said. And 'falling apart' is not an exaggeration. When they began taking … Continue reading Problem Solved – Bigger, Better Paint Booth for Auto Body Shop
Building off the success of the Ultra and Performer booth products, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) has restructured their line of automotive paint booths, prep environments and mix rooms to fall under these two product ‘families’. Ultra paint booths remain GFS’ premium offerings, providing excellent quality and performance, and now with added features. Unlike any paint … Continue reading GFS Announces Advancements in their Automotive Paint Booth Line
UL labels on paint booths and finishing equipment are a crucial factor for building inspectors, but they can lead to a great deal of confusion and frustration for a shop trying to get their equipment up and running when it's not entirely clear what is required.What's the real deal when it comes to UL labels … Continue reading UL Labels – What happens when parts are labeled, but the paint booth isn’t?
Last year, SEMA attendees had the unique opportunity to suit up and spray the latest in waterborne paints inside a GFS paint booth. Every paint class filled up fast and the demo booth was one of the most talked-about scenes at the show.At SEMA 2013, this wildly popular paint booth demo will be back in … Continue reading GFS, Axalta, and Kaeser team up to bring the hands-on paint booth demo back to SEMA!
Proper paint booth lighting plays a crucial role in achieving a quality paint job. There are many factors that go into creating a well-lit environment, including fixture quality, fixture location and type of light tube. The following are a few things to consider when it comes to paint booth lighting.1. T8 Energy-Efficient Light TubesT8 light … Continue reading 8 Things You Absolutely Need to Know About Paint Booth Lighting
GFS' own resident code expert, Geoff Raifsnider, just finished putting together this update on the latest changes to the National Electrical Code coming for the 2014 edition that paint booth operators should definitely be aware of.2014 NEC UpdateThis past code revision cycle, an extensive effort was put forth by the technical committees responsible for NFPA … Continue reading What you need to know about the 2014 National Electrical Code Update