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Vixen Surface Treatments Phoswash

Used / Second Hand

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From a working environment, Seen working by RSW, Good Condition
Stock No
Vixen Surface Treatments
Vixen FL250
Year of Manufacture
From a working environment, Seen working by RSW, Good Condition
Work Envelope (WxDxH mm) [?]
2500 x 1300 x 1150
Process Stages
Two Stage
Other Info
Includes Loading Trolley (not imaged)
Leicestershire, UK
External Dimensions (WxDxH mm) [?]
3500 x 1700 x 3100


Vixen phoswash pre-treatment machine, 3 stage phosphate process. Gives excellent paint adhesion, and prolongs the life of any powder coating or wet paint work, tests proof that the phosphated surface passes a 1000 hr salt spray test without any other coating.

The Aqueous degreasing cleaning system from Vixen Surface Treatments that is a vital stage of the paint process, ensuring the services we provide is one of the best you would expect from a quality coater.

Offering a large capacity this machine will accommodate up to 2.5 mtr in length 1.2 mtr high & 1.3 mtr deep and a weight capacity of 1 ton.
The machine also provides us with the capability to supply Phosphate coating to Defence Standard 03-11

This compliments our range of high quality wet and powder paint finishes, which will also meet the Aerospace and Defence industries exacting standards

Vixen Phoswash which is ideally suited to metal fabrications pre-treatment prior to any coating.

Phosphate process and has an electric warm air dryer fitted to maintain the temperature inside the wash chamber and to assist with flash drying. Combined with our automated aqueous degreaser to ensure the perfect surface preparation possible prior to powder coating.

The phosphate process helps to further protect metal products and gives a good etched surface for any paint system with excellent adhesion properties.


  • Eradication of health and safety issues associated with chlorinated solvents
  • Reduction/elimination of etch prime processes
  • Excellent paint adhesion (salt spray tests indicate 260 hours)
  • Fast and flexible processing of metals
  • Low running costs
  • Ease of handling larger components
  • Full technical back-up regarding phosphate solution/processes available
  • Touchscreen controls for easy operation
  • 500 litres per minute cleaning capacity
  • Door width: 2,650 mm

Includes Gas Fired Lanemark Burner

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Additional files

Photographs taken prior refurbishment. Our refurbishment service is not available on all machines.