APL 2.3

Full automatic model for 1 or 2 gravity cup guns


Typical use:

Serial tests and development of refinish paints, testing of raw materials


Basic equipment:

  • All stainless steel casing
  • Ex-proof according to ATEX II 2G T4
  • Dimensions: 1,500 x 1,450 x 800 mm (WxHxD)
  • Test panels: even steel panels up to 400 x 600 mm (WxH)
  • Basic configuration for one gravity cup gun
  • Control via IPC with a separate 10″ touch monitor made of mineral glass, solvent resistant and
    impact resistant
  • Latest APL application software
  • Storage for up to 1,000 painting programs
  • User administration with individual protection for painting programs
  • Manual adjustment of the horizontal painting area
  • All spraying parameters except spraying air pressure (option) are controlled and stored within the electronic control system
  • Stepwise or zigzag painting, even coat or wedge coat
  • Individual adjustable flash off times after each coat
  • Even complex coats (e.g. coats with two guns/paints in succession) possible by serial programs
  • Gun speed (horizontal): 0,2 – 1,0 m/sec
  • Test panel speed (vertical): 20 – 80 mm/sec
  • Spray air pressure regulation by one manual pressure regulator
  • Electrical power supply: 230VAC, 5 A
  • Air supply: min. 5 bar, filtered and dried


  • Many different gravity cup gun types (conventional, RP, HVLP) available, e. g. with one air supply or separate atomizing and fan air supply
  • Configuration for chosen spray gun with separate manual pressure regulator
  • Recommended: Spraying air regulation by automatic pressure regulation valves (air pressures will be stored within painting program)
  • Modification of dimensions (for larger test panels or smaller spray booths)
  • Test panel support with suction pads for e. g. aluminum or plastic test panels
  • Also suitable for airless guns