Most painters have a story to tell about the time that they strayed from the procedure, and things didn’t go quite the way they’d planned. Life in a collision repair shop is fast-paced, and it can be easy to make the same mistakes over and over without taking the time to evaluate a failure that […]
One of the most commons questions I get as a painter, paint rep, and YouTube paint enthusiast, is what is the best paint gun or which one should I get? While there is no one fit answer for everyone, today we will look at a variety of spraying options and where they might work […]
A common trend in color matching from OEM is the use of translucent colors. Translucent colors are made up of both the color of the undercoat and a transparent color overtop of it. Commonly, you will use a shade of grey first as either a primer or basecoat, followed by the transparent color coating of your […]
Watch as we jump into the booth with Gabriel Merino, creator of the Motivated Painters movement! Painting a red metallic in one of the largest, premier shops in Canada.
Have a look at this bumper repair and match on a tri-coat white.
There’s something about spraying in a modern, new paint booth that gives you an indescribable feeling. If only every booth was maintained to look like this forever it would make your life as a painter much more enjoyable. Lighting is incredible, air movement is correct, air filtration and air supply is optimal. Everything tends to […]
A complete paint job on a Lincoln Continental. Using Glasurit 90 Line basecoat and 923-210 Clearcoat.
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Types of Primer While the term primer can be thrown around quite loosely at times, the most basic function of a primer is to ensure a proper bond between the paint you will be applying. Before we get too deep into various types of primer, let’s clear up some terminology you will hear when discussing […]