Paint Defect Troubleshooting with Air Power & Saint Clair Systems

No matter how efficient and well designed your Paint Process is, defects can-and do-happen. Each instance means lost time, money and business for everyone. That’s why it is important to find and eliminate paint problems on the line BEFORE they interfere with your bottom line.

Our partners at Saint Clair Systems have created a “Paint Defect Troubleshooting Guide” to help identify such problems as “Orange Peel”, “Poor Adhesion”, “Improper Gloss” and 14 other common paint-line issues with possible solutions to each.

The 17 Paint Defects this guide covers!

  • Orange Peel
  • Color Inconsistency Off Color
  • Poor Adhesion Substrate Inconsistency Dry Spray
  • Gloss Variations Improper Gloss
  • Mottle
  • Dirt
  • Craters
  • Poor Coverage
  • Blisters
  • Pinholes (Outgassing) Solvent Pop
  • Runs & Sags
  • Spitters


If you have any questions about how to improve your Paint process or would like to schedule an Air Power visit to your facility for a process assessment, please contact Air Power today at 1-800-334-1001.

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