Applicator Fundamentals

Spray polyurethane foam (SPF) is an ideal method for insulating commercial and residential buildings. The following information is provided by Bayer MaterialScience manufactures and contains links to their how to video modules.

Overview

How the applicator controls the quality of the installed product, describe SPF marketing claims, and identify basic SPF applicator equipment.

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SPF

Describes SPF chemical components, open cell and closed cell foam and how SPF should be stored.

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Preparation

Describes the tools for job preparation, rig preparation components and job management.

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Operations

Overview of equipment components used in spray applications, understand how the equipment components operate and describe start-up and shutdown procedures.

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Applications: Wall

Job preparation process, identify thermal and ignition barriers, and describe job management components for SPF wall applications.

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Applications: Roof

Job preparation process, identify environmental factors, and describe surface preparation methods for roof applications..

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Coating

Importance of coating; identify base coat, top coat, and primer types, and know the selection criteria for each; as well as describe coating surface preparation.

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