APL 4.6

High end automatic model for 1 or 2 gravity cup or automatic guns


Typical use: Serial tests and development of OEM paints

Basic equipment:Homepage_APL4_APL46

  • All stainless steel casing
  • Ex-proof according to ATEX II 2G T4
  • Dimensions: 1,500 x 1,750 x 800 mm (WxHxD)
  • Test panels: even steel panels up to 400 x 600 mm (WxH)
  • Basic configuration for two gravity cup gun
  • Electronic control system (Siemens IPC, Soft PLC and WinCC) with 19” color monitor and stainless steel trackball
  • Storage for almost unlimited no of 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
  • High flexible stepwise designing of painting programs – orientated on industrial painting robots
  • Individual adjustable flash off times after each step
  • Gun speed (horizontal): 0,1 – 1,5 m/sec
  • Test panel speed (vertical): 1 – 200 mm/sec
  • High-precision positioning and metering by synchronous servo motors
  • spray air pressure regulation by automatic pressure regulating valves (separate atomizing and fan air)
  • Easy import and export of painting programs by USB-stick
  • Remote service possible
  • Electrical power supply: 400 VAC, 10 A
  • Air supply: min. 7 bar, filtered and dried


  • Many different gravity cup and automatic gun types (conventional, RP, HVLP) available (automatic gun types only with option “material conveying unit”)
  • One or two material conveying units with 3 or 6 ccm metering pumps (30 – 450ml/min or 60 – 900 ml/min); flow rate steplessly adjustable (stored within painting program)
  • Programmable pressure air supported quick cleaning system for paint lines for one or two different cleaning liquids (generally conventional and water based) (only with option material conveying unit)
  • 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
  • Turntable test panel support (90° turning) for crosswise coats