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A graco ultra nova 395 stand model airless paint sprayer Will packing go bad after sitting an extended period of time ? It is not a tool I use very often but I do like to have a quality tool ready

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Yes
the gland packing will go hard from the paint contamination ( even though you washed the unit properly)
the secret is to get spares now before they become hard to get
talk with paint shops as there may be something you can spray through the system to keep the packing and seals supple

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