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…Bought this respirator and I do not get the slightest odor of paint now and no more irritation!

10 others also recommend for painting

I have to grind old paint off the ship and this works great. It keeps the dust and paint out of my lungs and my eyes.…

10 others also recommend for painting

Bought this so I could undercoat my car before winter to protect against rust here in the North East of the US. Great product from 3M as always just be careful with the filters because the clips are plastic and will break off if you twist them on too hard. Anyone wondering about the size I'm fairly small and a medium fit me fine. The small may have been a better fit but the medium wasn't uncomfortable and held really well to my face.

10 others also recommend for painting

Used this while painting and remodeling a home, very satisfied with the way it fit and protected me from breathing in harmful particles.

10 others also recommend for painting

It’s worked good for me so far, I sand paint and fiber glass all day and works mostly good.…

10 others also recommend for painting

I do a fair amount of painting around the house and in the workshop and this works just great. the face mask is so soft that it even seals pretty well over my beard!

10 others also recommend for painting

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Use for painting

…Bought this respirator and I do not get the slightest odor of paint now and no more irritation!

3M Paint Project Respirator

Worked well, Satisfied with it. Fairly simple to put together.

Had a painting project

Did it's job and had a comfortable enough fit that I could paint for hours and still be comfortable wearing.…

Will this mask protect my lungs from spray paint fumes?

I used it with latex house paint inside my house and it worked very well.

Lin
will this work well for removing rust and paint from my car as well as repainting it?

Should be good if you have good ventilation.

It works !!

Works great when painting my car didn’t smell anything while painting

Works incredibly well

I have been spray painting some wheels going through cans of spray paint and this thing allows me to breathe normally with zero smell from the heavy paints I'm using.

Darth Vador

…The best used for moderate painting with various paints.…I reccommend this product for the painting job

Will this provide needed protection from airbrushing enamel and lacquer paints?

Thanks for asking! Due to the technical nature of your request please call our team at 1.800.243.4630 M-F 8am-4:30pm CT. They can gather your information and let you know the best product to meet your needs. Thanks again, and we look forward to your call.

I plan on using thus respirator for staining my fence. Does anyone know if this is the right respirator?

works great for paint fumes. can't even smell even the smelliest paint.

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... grind old paint off the ship and this works great. It keeps the dust and paint out of ...

I have to grind old paint off the ship and this works great. It keeps the dust and paint out of my lungs and my eyes.…

Best deal for paint prep.

Sized right, works great with good seal against ultra fine particulates.

A necessity

Work great for painting

jm
Which filter for the 6900 model works best for dealing with lead paint removal

Any filter is good enough, but even better with a Prefilter. Paint removal has only particles and no gases. Clear the areas much as possible and lay painter's plastic on the area to retrieve as much of toxic dust as possible.

I need a cartridge that blocks particulates from dust, sanding, paint, plaster, polyurethanes and resins. I'll buy a 3M full face mask.Any advice?

I use this 3M Multi Gas/Vapor Cartridge/Filter 60926.. is very good for dust and sanding and you can't feel smell of the paint

Great for Painting

I use this mask almost everyday. It works well with my glasses and provides the protection needed .

Comfy does not fog up

Very comfortable.i used it to sand and paint along with using dangerous chemicals to remove black rubber marks from my boat

Worked great for my auto painting project

Worked great for my auto painting project.…

Is this respirator good for working with epoxy?

I can’t smell anything when wearing my mask and using a cartridge filter kit (3M R6023 Paint Respirator Supply Kit). Weather or not is supposed to be harmful to any elements of the mask, I don’t know. I love my mask and wear it a lot while doing construction in old homes.

MO
How well would this fare to exposure to chlorine gas?

If you add the right filters I would say great ! I have a beard and can get a good seal with my mask , I would call the company and ask them tho. They are very helpful and there techs answered the phone very quickly . for me .. Ive used mine for acids chlorine pesticides and paint no complaints .. But like I said call the company and discuss exactly what your needs are >>>>

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If your spraying paint you'll want this

Bought this so I could undercoat my car before winter to protect against rust here in the North East of the US. Great product from 3M as always just be careful with the filters because the clips are plastic and will break off if you twist them on too hard. Anyone wondering about the size I'm fairly small and a medium fit me fine. The small may have been a better fit but the medium wasn't uncomfortable and held really well to my face.

Five Stars

Worked perfectly for a fine paint job.

Tom
Five Stars

it works well. no smell while doing a paint job.

wx
can this mask be used to protect against paint fumes?

Yes! Being sensitive to all chemicals, using this mask has been the only way I could do any painting projects. It also protects from dust particles and other allergens in the air.

How effective is this against odors from cleaning supplies, etc.?

I used it while painting shelving with oil paint. The whole family complained about the fumes and eventually left the house. I painted all day and didn't smell the fumes at all. It works!

Perfect For Sanding

Great for wearing while sanding paint or exotic woods.

Good product

Nice respirator and works well for my polyurethane spray painting.

You literally won't smell things

Awesome for painting, cleaning, whatever you do with harsh chemicals that bother your sinuses.

I'm an artist and use a lot of chemicals when i paint (floetrol, silicone plus torch heat ) - are these the right filters? how often do you replace?

Thanks for asking! Due to the technical nature of your request please call our team at 1.800.243.4630 M-F 8am-4:30pm CT. They can gather your information and let you know the best product to meet your needs. Thanks again, and we look forward to your call.

Will this filter out ultra fine particles (UFP) such as those emitted by a 3d printing device?

Yes it will. I find it works so well it will even filter out paint fumes. It will work fine with your CAD-Cam.

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Does the job

Used this while painting and remodeling a home, very satisfied with the way it fit and protected me from breathing in harmful particles.

Good product

Works great used for painting or cleaning out garbage cans.…

Nice mask,worked fine.

This mask worked fine for my paint job, great price and comfortable.

does it kill the order of shellac or other paint sealers?

I'm assuming you mean the odor of paint sealers. My husband used it with Flex Seal and didn't have any odor from it.

Is this good to use when spray painting?

yes: but always always always: use these in a room: with proper ventilation!

Five Stars

Used for a spray painting project and worked very well.

JM
Five Stars

These work very well when you are painting in a small space.

This mask made me feel better about both sanding and painting wood crates while pregnant

This mask made me feel better about both sanding and painting wood crates while pregnant.…

Would this work against latex paint fumes?

Yes it works great im a pro paintet

Does it combat against cigarette smoke effectively ?

Yes, just pinch the nose part of this mask against your nose tightly and no smell or chemicals smell will get through. I personally use this mask when I’m painting a small project with spray cans and it does pretty good.

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Good, replacement filters are a little pricey though

It’s worked good for me so far, I sand paint and fiber glass all day and works mostly good.…

Works well, easy to use.

…But for more casual work, like paint stripping and pesticides around the house, this is great.

Great

…Works great used it for sanding wood and metal also painting.…

Ely
Would this mask work well for spray paint fumes?

Yes this is excellent protection against spray paint fumes.

will this protect against turpentine used with oil paint?

yes it will protect against turpentine with oil paint. it is a great product.

Doesn’t fit perfectly, but worth the price

…Used it for sanding wood and spray painting with rattle cans and an hvlp.…

Five Stars

…I use it while sanding and preparing a car for paint.…

DMK
great, but a little cyborgy

…Especially if you wander around in a limestone quarry with a Bell Princess telephone that you've painted silver and are carrying as if it were an alien recording device.…

Will this protect against lead paint removal? Some paint will be removed with a Wagner heat gun, other paints will be removed with a pressure washer

When using a pressure washer this will be fine. However, when using a heat gun I would recommend a filter that has added organic vapor protection.

Would these work to remove plaster with lead paint?

Honestly, I don't know. It did the trick when we had the fires and ashes exposure here but if you google masks for lead exposure you should be seeing something that feels safe to you for that. <3

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no smells

I do a fair amount of painting around the house and in the workshop and this works just great. the face mask is so soft that it even seals pretty well over my beard!

I do a lot of model painting and this mask is way better than any other brand I have used

…I do a lot of model painting and this mask is way better than any other brand I have used.

great!

…I did research and found that this was the best affordable respirator that filters out oil based paints and other harmful stuff.…As far as protection goes, I dont smell a thing, and its easier to work and breath in this mask. so please if you are working with paints, wear gloves / use barrier cream, and wear this respirator.…

If you paint this is a must

Pretty good haven’t made my mind up if I like the old model better

Cheaper than buying individual components!

…Even the stock filters do a great job with aromatics like adhesives, paint, etc.…

3M is Always a great choice!

…My last one was used to paint, with a spray gun, in a sealed room with bad circulation; you could barely see and my 3M mask was Amazing.…

Good respirator, cheap fasteners. Shame on you, 3M

I used this for spray painting in close quarters below the V-berth of my boat The respirator fit my face well, and did not require re-adjustment. I only smelled paint once, after bumping a filter retainer into a corner.…

Great for all types of work!!!

I bought these with the intention of only using them when painting the exterior of my house as they are marketed as a Paint Spray Respirator.…

ZNV
Perfect paint mask

…I'm using when I mix and spray hobby lacquer paint at home.…

Great respirator, very comfortable.

…I use this mask for working with fiberglass insulation, sanding wood and drywall, spray painting, and cleaning with harsh solvents.…

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