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Author: Dennis W. Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 161058757X

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

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How to Paint Your Car reveals the techniques, tricks, and technology behind automotive painting through 400 color photos, clear captions, detailed text, and step-by-step how-to sequences. You’ll learn the latest information about paint chemistry, waterborne paints, spray guns, body fillers, surface prep, site prep, as well as respirators and other safety gear that every automotive painter must know. With step-by-step detail, you’ll learn how to properly prepare your car for paint work, including minor bodywork, surface preparation, rust removal, masking, priming and final coating. How to Paint Your Car also includes information about custom touches and effects as well as how to care for your paint after application, including information on buffing compounds, waxes, and other care products. Everything you need to know to feel comfortable and confident in undertaking your own paint project, whether a touch-up job or a complete respray, is covered in How to Paint Your Car.
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Author: Pat Ganahl

Publisher: CarTech Inc

ISBN: 1932494227

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 2783

If your car needs new paint, or even just a touch-up, the cost involved in hiring a professional can be more than you bargained for. Fortunately, there are less expensive alternatives-—you can even paint your car at home! In How to Paint Your Car On A Budget, author and veteran DIY hot rodder Pat Ganahl unveils dozens of secrets that will help anyone paint their own car. From simple scuff-and-squirt jobs to fullon, door-jambs-and-everything paint jobs, Ganahl covers everything you need to know to get a great looking coat of paint on your car and save lots of money in the process. This book covers painting equipment, the ins and outs of prep, masking, painting and sanding products and techniques, and real-world advice on how to budget wisely when painting your own car. It’s the most practical automotive painting book ever written!
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Author: Jim Richardson

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781557883940

Category: Transportation

Page: 154

View: 6119

This comprehensive guide to professional paint and bodywork includes the latest information on bodywork tools, materials and techniques. A partial list of subjects includes: Assessing a project car and damaged bodywork, disassembly and stripping, basic hammer and dolly techniques, diagnosing dents, fillers, leading, spray guns, current paint technology, color coats, color sanding, and custom colors.
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Author: JoAnn Bortles

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 0760342784

Category: TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

Page: 304

View: 7208

DIVIn Auto Paint from Prep to Final Coat, author and top professional painter JoAnn Bortles covers all the techniques you’ll need to ensure your DIY automotive paint job is done right the first time. /div
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Author: Matthew Jones,Ian Taylor

Publisher: Crowood

ISBN: 1847979483

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 6806

An essential guide to all aspects of car painting, for keen amateurs and professionals alike. With step-by-step instructions and illustrations throughout, Car Painting covers the entire process - from panel preparation to spraying and painting techniques - offering guidance and tips on painting your car to a professional standard. With a focus on safety throughout, the book also covers: selecting and understanding paint, including important legislation; materials and equipment, and building your own paint booth; preparing your car, including parts removal, sanding, chemical stripping and rust proofing; masking and priming; painting techniques - spraying, clear coats and drying; stripes and custom touches; polishing, reassembly and preservation and finally, troubleshooting. Superbly illustrated with 200 colour photographs.
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Author: Dennis Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760349452

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

View: 1849

Step-by-step projects cover the latest information on panel adhesives, improved repair strategies, unibody vehicles, media blasting, panel overhaul and replacement, and tools and techniques for water-based paint products.
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Author: Don Taylor,Larry Hofer

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781557880826

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 8830

A guide to repairing and painting automobile bodies, using photographs and text to discuss disassembly, welding, rust removal, aluminum and fiberglass repair, painting products and equipment, color matching, and other topics.
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Paint Technology for Auto Enthusiasts & Body Shop Professionals

Author: John Pfanstiehl

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781557882912

Category: Transportation

Page: 186

View: 9745

A comprehensive resource that covers the entire field of automotive paint technology.
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Author: Jon Kosmoski

Publisher: Wolfgang Publications

ISBN: 9781941064085

Category: Transportation

Page: 146

View: 2427

An intense how-to book filled with photo sequences and supporting text explaining the best techniques for the preparation and application of custom paint to cars and motorcycles.
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Author: John Haynes

Publisher: Haynes Manuals N. America, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781850104797

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

View: 1271

This is a complete do-it-yourself guide. What you can learn: • Full-color sections on minor repairs and painting • Damage repair • Painting • Rust Repair Additional detailed information includes: • Rustproofing and undercoating • Tools and equipment • Repair of minor dents and rust damage • Metal working techniques • Major rust repair • Body component replacement • Sanding and painting • Car care and detailing • Welding Table of Contents: Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Maintaining and preserving the paint, body and interior Chapter 3: Damage repair: Doing it yourself or having it done Chapter 4: Tools and working facilities Chapter 5: Minor body repairs Chapter 6: Major body repair Chapter 7: Body component replacement Chapter 8: Preparation for painting Chapter 9: Painting Chapter 10: Doors and glass Chapter 11: Trim and accessories Chapter 12: Welding
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Author: Jon Kosmoski

Publisher: Wolfgang Publications

ISBN: 9781941064153

Category: Transportation

Page: 146

View: 4258

Jon Kosmoski - King of Kustom Painters and founder of House of Kolor paint - puts over four decades of experience into the new Kustom Painting Secrets. Jon starts with the basics: how to set up a shop, pick a compressor, and route the airlines. Next, he c
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Author: Kris Palmer

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760339899

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 2840

A complete guide for car and truck owners who want to preserve a vehicle's new appearance outlines comprehensive, step-by-step cosmetic projects that cover everything from spills and scratches to dents and smells. Original.
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