Figure 2-5. Shaker-type mixer
(b) Propeller-type mixers. Use the propeller-type paint mixers (Figure 2-6) to stir large
quantities of primer and paint in open containers. Paint is agitated by the propellers or paddles attached
to an electrically rotated shaft. The electric motor of this mixer must be explosion-proof.
Figure 2-6. Propeller-type mixer