* (IR PAINT STRIPPER IS CURRENTLY ON BACK ORDER, DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND WE HAVE SOLD OUT OF OUR FIRST SHIPMENT. WE HAVE ANOTHER SHIPMENT ARRIVING SOON. OUR NEXT SHIPMENT IS CURRENTLY SITTING AT CUSTOMS AND WE ARE JUST AWAITING FOR THEM TO BE RELEASED. UNFORTUNATELY WE CANNOT GIVE A DATE AS TO WHEN WE WILL BEGIN SHIPPING THESE TO YOU YET UNTIL WE KNOW OUR SHIPMENT HAS BEEN FULLY RELEASED FROM CUSTOMS. BUT THEY WILL BE ON THERE WAY SOON! APOLOGIES FOR THE DELAY AND WAIT.)*
Introducing the new IR Paint Stripper with infrared technology! Finally an infrared tool for the rest of us. This revolutionary new tool packages cutting edge infrared technology for safe and efficient removal of paint in a price point that DIYers and restorers can afford.
With a hardened plastic housing that keeps it cool, and a tough ceramic plate it is a workhorse that can take a beating. No more fragile IR bulbs to worry about! This tool can be carried in your tool bag without worry.
With 400W of IR power it delivers enough power to strip up to a dozen layers paint to bare wood in about 10 seconds, but is gentle enough to be used near glass without worries of broken glass from overheating. The power level also helps prevent burning of the wood.
Comes with a collapsable handle for easier transporting and a convenient on/off switch. This is THE perfect entry level infrared tool at a revolutionary price!
It works to remove varnish and polyurethane or other clear finishes as well, but doesn't remove stain since that is a part of the wood.
Perfect for safe lead paint removal!
- Cabinets & More
- 10 5/8" L x 3 1/2" W x 2 1/2" D
- 2.4 lbs.
- 8" long handle
- 5' 8" long 3-prong cord
- 110V 400W
- UL Listed
- 1 year Manufacturer's Warranty
If your IR Paint Stripper fails to work due to a manufacturer's flaw or problem we will replace it for free. Warranty does not cover abuse or improper use of the tool.
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Amazing product that performs exactly as advertised (although I'd follow Scott's advice on heating time as opposed to the instructions). I can strip through 6 layers of paint on our 120-year old windows easily. Only minor issue is that my ceramic plate/heating element is mounted on a slight tilt so one end is closer to the wood than the other. When I as first using the unit I ended up with paint bubbling up too high and getting on the plate before the other end of the working area had reached temperature, but I just hold the unit at a bit of an angle and it works like a charm.
Great stripper! I was interested to get my hands on this as I have a lot of paint that needs to be removed and much of it is lead. So far, I have stripped about 80 sq. feet on a painted pine floor with good results. I will still have to sand and/or use a liquid stripper but I am 95% of the way there. The smell isn't bad but I would recommend a respirator and lots of open windows. I was able to find an interval timer online and I set that for 30 seconds. The stripper seemed to work best at 30 seconds. I use one of those big paint scrapers with a knob on the back. The putty knives were ok but the bigger one worked better overall. It is best to remove the paint immediately after heating, otherwise it will harden again. Keep a shop vac or dust pan to clean up as you go and there is very little mess. I am glad I found this tool. Traditional heat guns and chemical strippers work but this has been much more effective and efficient for my needs with fewer chemicals.
This is the first heat stripper I've used, but I'm very happy with it. Easy to use and has worked well on my ~60 year old paint without burning the wood underneath despite my inexperience. The back side and handle don't get hot even with prolonged used, but it can get a little heavy to hold. Happy I got it for personal use!
I was using citrus based stripper to remove the paint from my 100 year old house. It made such a mess. When I saw that this infrared paint stripper was going to be for sale I immediately preordered one! I have been wanting one for a long time, but the cost of other infrared strippers was way out of my price range. I have now been using this for a few weeks and it is amazing. So much quicker and easier with less clean up after. I would recommend this product to anyone who has a restoration project. it is very easy to handle and use and you cannot beat the affordability.