Tech Days

Tech Days 2017

May 9th and 10th | Wichita, KS

Join us to learn about cutting edge liquid and powder finishing equipment, technology, and techniques. Our classroom discussions present information critical to the finishing operation. Investigate the newest technologies in our state of the art lab and discuss your finishing operation with industry experts. Breakfast and lunch are provided so you can spend the day focused on learning and interacting with others in the finishing world.


Presented by Industry Specialists

Tuesday, May 9th

8:30 AM Lessons Learned in Aligning Analytics with Your Finishing Operations
Presented by Brad Walter and Justin Hooper, Carlisle Fluid Technologies
9:45 AM Advances in Modern Metal Pretreatment
Presented by Dave Schimpff, Dubois Chemicals
11:00 AM Pumps 101: Pumping Up Your Knowledge
Presented by Mike Moe, Graco
1:00 PM Paint Process Management: Improving Your Bottom Line
Presented by John Cord, Spray Equipment
3:00 PM Advances in Robotic Finishing
Presented by Tim Noppe, Yaskawa Motoman
Electrostatic Gun Repair Workshop
9:30 AM Pro Xp Gun
2:30 PM Pro Xp Gun

Wednesday, May 10th

8:30 AM Pro Xp Electrostatic Gun Repair and Safety Procedures
Presented by Mike Moe, Graco
9:45 AM 2KE Repair, Preventative Maintenance & Troubleshooting
Presented by Mike Moe, Graco
1:00 PM 2KS Repair, Preventative Maintenance & Troubleshooting
Presented by Mike Moe, Graco

Please join us each day for:

7:30 AM Complimentary Breakfast
12:00 PM Complimentary Lunch

Equipment Demonstrations

This event includes something for everyone – from the person on the paint line to the company president.

  • Air Spray
  • HVLP
  • Air Assisted Airless
  • Electrostatic
  • Automation
  • Infrared Curing
  • Powder Equipment
  • Sealants and Adhesives
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Batch Dispense of Fluids
  • Electronic Proportioning
  • Protective Coatings

Featuring SimSpray

While at Tech Days, be sure to check out SimSpray. SimSpray is a state of the art instructional tool that trains liquid and powder coaters faster while reducing training costs. Practice spraying a wide varitey of different parts using HVLP, Airless, Air-Assisted Airless or Powder Coating along with a conveyor line.


Please register by May 5th, 2017 by completing the following form.

Tech Days Registration Form

Tech Days Registration Form


Lodging Recommendations

Drury Plaza Broadview Hotel
400 W Douglas Ave | Wichita, KS 67202

Special Tech Days rate of $115/night. To book your reservation call 1-800-325-0720 and ask for the Spray Equipment Tech Days rate. You can also book online by Clicking Here.

Hotel at Waterwalk
711 S Main St | Wichita, KS 67213
Hyatt Regency Wichita
400 W Waterman St | Wichita, KS 67202
Wyndham Garden
211 E Kellogg | Wichita, KS 67202

Participating Vendors

Tech Days