Flat tips were the original airless paint sprayer tips but many still use and prefer them. These tips cost less but are much harder to clean and spray a similar quality fan to RAC V tips. As they are harder to clean they should be used only with clean, strained and filtered materials and may not be appropriate when changing of tips is a nuisance such as on a ladder. When using these you should have several on hand. Fits Flat Tip Guard only.
The 219 Contractor Flat Tip is designed for narrower surfaces and thick materials. The 219 Flat Tip has a 0.019 inch orifice and produces a 4 to 6 inch fan.