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    Airless plaster

    Have you tried the Airless Finish light? very fine smooth finish, less "gritty" than Airless Finish,. FYI look out for thr next generation of Knauf Airless Finish coming soon.
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    Any one do airless ?

    Knauf offer training in all our finishing products at both Immingham and Sittingbourne, we are also developing a bespoke Airless Training course to NVQ2 level, contact our office for more details.
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    Any one do airless ?

    Guys, 1) Gloss paint would need to be keyed, emulsion paints can be sprayed over. 2) speed wise in a single room, I would agree traditional would be as quick if not quicker in terms of wverall time, but airless would enable you tp prep and first coat in a morning, work elsewhwere in the...
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    Need help with Airless spraying

    Easterflow080708, sounds like Knauf Airless Plaster is the solution you need. Much less stressful on the body, upto 3 mtrs from floor level, better productivity, no waste and no mixing. We work with a training provider based in Swansera if you are interested in getting involved or just seeing...
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    Want to learn spray plastering

    Guys, if you are interested in attending a spray course at either our Immingham or Sittingbourne training centres contact our offices or email me at creeves@Knauf.co.uk and we will organise accordingly.
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    Want to learn spray plastering

    You are right the prep does need to be good, but depending on which plaster you use some are a bit more forgiving. Knauf Airless Finish has good filling capability and therefore joints do not need to be sanded most of the time. After a two coat spray you will have 2mm on the wall after sanding...
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    Airless plaster on site.

    The Knauf Airless system is being used a fair bit in residential apartments and plots, has been used on several Crest Nicholson sites, McCarthy Stone sites, recently 480 apartments in Stratford at the Olympic park. cleaner, less hassle from the decorators, a much more consistent finish. Give me...
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    Faster? Machine or Hand

    Knauf Airless Finishing is the answer to machine spraying, no water, no cleaning pipes out every day, clean and fast and a consistent finish. If any one wants to see the / use the system contact Knauf for a demonstration or attend one fo our spray events, I am sure Danny will be organising...
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    Knauf Airless Day At Immingham

    Zolco, give me a call, number on my profile page, I can give you some guidance, as a rough guide you would be looking st 10 pallets of material for 6,000m2.
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    Knauf Airless Day At Immingham

    Just like to thank all those for attending today Knauf Airless Plaster Introduction at Immingham, Vincey, Scottie 5, Theclemo, Zolco, Doug and Danny. We will be looking to organise another day at Sittingbourne in March, if you would like to attend please contact Danny who will advise dates etc...
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    Airless plaster machine.

    Guys we have a couple of demo days organised for TPF, both at our Immingham Factory, first on the 19th Jan, the second on the 26th Jan, liaise with Danny to book your space as numbers are limited per event. If Immingham isn't suitable please contact me direct from the 2nd Jan and we will...
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    Airless plaster

    Guys, providing the prep of the joints is good the Airless finish should be achievable without to many problems. If the boards are a bit proud, just feather the jointing out to lose the high points, when dry sand if required and then apply. Knauf provide good support for Airless Plasters, if you...
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    Knauf Spray Finishes Event

    Guys, the Finishes event was well received with over 25 attendees on the day, will advise of the next event early in the ne year, points made around notice period has been duly noted. Hopefully see more of you at the next event(s)
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    Knauf Spray Finishes Event

    Just thought I would let you know next Thursday 8th December we are holding a Finishes Event at Encon in Dagenham, (see attached invite Flyer) we will have 4 timed demos of the Knauf Ready mixed Finishing products as well as showing our jointing compounds and accessories. Refreshments available...
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    Knauf spray plaster

    Danny, would be happy to arrange some dates in the new year.
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