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Old 10-17-2010, 09:34 AM   #1
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What Equipment to Spray Cabots Solid Stain


What type of sprayer do I need to get to spray Cabots Solid Acrylic Stain? This stuff is as thick as paint and I have a lot of fence. Any suggestions?

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What type of sprayer do I need to get to spray Cabots Solid Acrylic Stain? This stuff is as thick as paint and I have a lot of fence. Any suggestions?
At the minimum side a 3000psi sprayer that will pump at least .25gpm will work with a 515 tip, no thinning needed. We have several airless sprayers and have used an airless that small numerous times for cabot solid stain with no problems spraying it.

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Good advice, housepaintinguy. Also, may I suggest to back brush your solid oil stain, after you spray a few boards at a time. The company recommends it AND from personal experience, it eliminates flashing. Otherwise, well, I hope you don't mind flashing. Be sure to apply ONE COAT ONLY, and to use a china (natural) bristle brush. If you over-apply this product, it will PEEL when it fails. If you do it right, it will just fade away.
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