Ernest is ready to enter the paint
material into EMFACT. EMFACT requires a unique Material ID,
and Ernest decides to keep it simple and use FAC_Paint1. He
enters 6.18 for the density* and 45.14 for
VOC percent, which he got from the MSDS. He enables the Advanced
User Fields to enter the VOC percent.
Ernest has the option of either setting up the paint spray
booth as a piece
of equipment or creating a production
unit for the entire desk top production line.
He decides to set it up as a piece of equipment. Later, he can
create a production unit if he decides to evaluate the other
operations (e.g., cleaning the metal) in the production unit.
EMFACT also requires a unique Equipment ID and Name. Ernest
decides to use PB_1 (for Paint Booth 1). He uses Desktop Paint
Booth for the Name, and selects Paint Spray Booth for
Click on the Show Me link to see Ernest define the paint.
Me - Defining Materials
Click on the Show Me link to see Ernest define the spray
Me - Defining Equipment
* Density is necessary for EMFACT to convert usage to pounds.