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Suburban Manufacturing Inc.’s new Spray Foam Hose Wrap Sleeve System effectively maintains ideal chemical temperatures between the proportioner to the spray gun in spite of harsh Canadian climates

Suburban Manufacturing Inc.’s new Spray Foam Hose Wrap Sleeve System effectively maintains ideal chemical temperatures between the proportioner to the spray gun in spite of harsh Canadian climates. By Juan Sagarbarria Warmth: a key factor in every spray foam application. Maintaining the proper temperature of the A and B chemicals as they are proportioned by the spray machine and pumped out ...

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Properly Selecting Spray Foam Equipment

Christian Fabrication Properly Outfitting a Spray Rig

By JUAN SAGARBARRIA Assembling the best possible spray rig constitutes an involved buying process. Even though rigs are available in pre-equipped, turnkey packages, SPF contractors can go one step further when deciding how to outfit their rigs by customizing the rig with specific components that matches their needs. To achieve this, the SPF distributor meticulously walks the contractor through the ...

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Straight Flush: The Low-Down on Heated Hose Maintenance

Heated Hose Maintenance Flushing

The quality of a spray foam application will always be dependent on properly functioning SPF equipment, regardless of how many years experience an applicator might have. And yes, equipment maintenance is as necessary as it is time-consuming. Heated hoses are critical to the consistent flow of material, which translates to a uniform spray and ultimately, better foam. However, the material ...

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Evolution: A Look at the History of Proportioners and Heated Hoses for Spray Foam

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In the early 1960’s, in response to the emerging opportunities created by the development of polyurethane foam formulations, Fred Gusmer adapted an epoxy machine to demonstrate the feasibility of spraying urethane foam directly onto a substrate. The initial tests were encouraging to the point that Gusmer developed the famed air operated FF Proportioning Unit complemented by the Model D-Gun and ...

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