How to Paint Your Car

Revised & Updated

Author: Dennis W. Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 161058757X

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 8630

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.

Pro Paint and Body

Author: Jim Richardson,Tom Horvath

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 155788563X

Category: Transportation

Page: 154

View: 3381

Pro Paint & Body is a revised and updated edition of one of the bestselling paint handbooks in the industry. It includes current information on HVLP paint guns and equipment as well as waterborne paint technology. It also contains sections on hammer and dolly, paintless dent removal, patching panels, spray guns and compressors, paint prep, colour sanding, plastic bumper repair and custom paint tips and tricks.

How to Paint Your Car on a Budget

Author: Pat Ganahl

Publisher: CarTech Inc

ISBN: 1932494227

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 1218

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!

Automotive Paint from Prep to Final Coat

Author: JoAnn Bortles

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 0760342784

Category: TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

Page: 304

View: 3002

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

The Complete Guide to Auto Body Repair, 2nd Edition

Author: Dennis Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760349452

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

View: 3821

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.

Car Painting

Author: Matthew Jones,Ian Taylor

Publisher: Crowood

ISBN: 1847979483

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 7260

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.

How To Paint Flames

Author: Bruce Caldwell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1610597990

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 2110

Automotive Paint Handbook

Paint Technology for Auto Enthusiasts & Body Shop Professionals

Author: John Pfanstiehl

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781557882912

Category: Transportation

Page: 186

View: 9598

A comprehensive resource that covers the entire field of automotive paint technology.

Paint & Body Handbook

Author: Don Taylor,Larry Hofer

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781557880826

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 5934

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.

Advanced Custom Painting Techniques

Author: Jon Kosmoski

Publisher: Wolfgang Publications

ISBN: 9781941064085

Category: Transportation

Page: 146

View: 2913

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.

How to Pinstripe

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781616730543

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 5329

How to Build a Hot Rod

Author: Dennis Parks

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781610609715

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 8177

Automotive Body Repair & Painting Manual

Author: John Haynes

Publisher: Haynes Manuals N. America, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781850104797

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

View: 5221

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

Sheet Metal Fabrication

Techniques and Tips for Beginners and Pros

Author: Eddie Paul

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760327947

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

View: 1084

Sheet metal fabrication--from fins and fenders to art--with all the necessary information on tools, preparations, materials, forms, mock-ups, and much more.

Kosmoski's New Kustom Painting Secrets

Author: Jon Kosmoski

Publisher: Wolfgang Publications

ISBN: 9781941064153

Category: Transportation

Page: 146

View: 9766

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