How To Choose The Right Abrasive For Auto Body Repair

Repainting a car or even fixing up a scratch or scrape is a complex task. If you want to avoid frustrating mistakes, ensure quality control, and reduce costly redos, you need to make sure you choose the right abrasive for auto body repair from the start. Things to Consider When Choosing Your Abrasive In order…

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The Importance Behind Compressed Air Line Cleaning

Compressed Air Line Cleaning

Because compressed air is used for every step of the automotive painting process, it’s imperative that your compressed air lines are properly cleaned on a regular basis. Automotive paint and body shops must rely on compressed air lines in order to apply: Paint or primer  Base coats Clearcoat finishes  Sanding and more! The Importance of Compressed…

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Best Practices To Reduce Wrinkling or Lifting

Reduce Wrinkling

There are many different types of car paint defects, including wrinkling, also called lifting. Keep reading to learn what wrinkling/lifting is, how to avoid it, and how to fix it if it does happen to the vehicle you’re painting.  What is Wrinkling/Lifting? Wrinkling or lifting occurs when an existing paint layer shrivels during the application…

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Auto Body Painting Maintenance

Auto Body Painting Maintenance

Tips For Protecting Your Paint Job Long Term When you’ve finally completed putting a new paint or finish on a customer’s vehicle, you need to make sure that it stays in excellent condition before they pick it up. After all, you don’t want to ruin a perfect paint job – or have to do it…

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Spray Booth Maintenance, Tips, and Tricks

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The spray booth in your operation is one of the most important tools you own. Just like any tool, if you treat it right, it will do the same for you. The trick is to keep your spray booth maintained and clean, which can be tough to do when it’s getting constant use. Dirt, debris,…

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