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State of The Art Paint Booth to Be Installed in Iowa Body Shop

OELWEIN, IA – Chris Winters, owner of Midwest Collision in Oelwein, Iowa is having a new state-of-the-art paint booth installed in his body shop.

Skid loader working in the basement area at Midwest Collision to prepare it for new downdraft booth. Photo credit: Oelwein Daily Register

Oelwein is located in Fayette County, Iowa in the northeastern part of the state about 50 miles northeast of Cedar Falls. ... Read Full Story

Paint Booth Usage Affected by New EPA Rule

WASHINGTON DC – Paint booth usage is now affected by a new EPA rule. The New EPA rule which goes into effect will affect automotive repair shops in the the USA. The new rule is called EPA Rule 40 CFR Part 63 – Subpart 6H and the compliance date is January 10, 2011 for existing shops.

Spray booth operations

The new EPA rule is described fully in a PDF document, published in the Federal Register and is entitled: Environmental Protection Agency, 40 CFR Part 63, National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Paint Stripping and Miscellaneous Surface Coating Operations at Area Sources; Final Rule. ... Read Full Story

Paint Booth Supplier Offers Free Shipping To Auto Body Shops

Crossdraft Paint Booth

Crossdraft Paint Booth

For a lmited time only, Finish Pro Spray Booths is offering Free Shipping on all paint booths and paint booth filters to help ignite sales in the auto body, automotive and industrial paint booth sectors.

“We realize due to the circumstances of the economy, we have to do our part to help our friends who are in need. If that means less profit for us, then that is the way it has to be”, says Jennifer Gottardi, owner of The Finish Pro.

Finish Pro offers automotive spray booths, truck booths, downdraft booths, industrial spray booths, accessories such as paint arrestors,  paint booth filters, intake filters, exhaust filters, exhust duct kits, spray booth light fixtures and more.


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