Despatch Industries Receives Order for Multiple Paint Sample Drying Ovens
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – February 5, 2013 - Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal technology and equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently sold several PRVO Paint Sample Drying Ovens to an automotive and industrial refinish company that supplies automotive, industrial and architectural finishes. The customer will utilize the ovens for testing the performance of their various paints and finishes.
“We are very pleased to continue working with this customer to provide custom equipment for their paint and finish testing needs,” states Steve Eul, Despatch Applications Engineer. “The PRVO oven is the perfect tool for applications that require customization of several variables for complete product performance testing.”
The PRVO Paint Sample Drying Oven was designed to perform small batch laboratory testing of paint finishes. The PRVO is able to test paints, including flammable, solvent-based paints at various temperatures and curing times and with different ramp rates. The operating range is up to 260°C (500°F) and the oven features high-volume, recirculating, vertical-up airflow to achieve consistent temperature uniformity throughout the work chamber. An optional recirculating air filtration system is available to prevent contamination of the paint finish. For ease of use, all controls are located on the front of the oven.
Despatch has specialized in thermal processing for over 100 years. The company is actively using this technical expertise to provide innovative solutions and high performance products to the thermal, solar and carbon fiber markets. The company’s regional offices and complete global service network allow Despatch to provide local sales and product support to all customers worldwide. Despatch equipment is consistently recognized for exceptional performance and process quality, maximum uptime and reduced operating costs.