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.What is the best way to achieve a pebblesmooth surface to apply my filler to? Rust kills cars, and you must mitigate against it reappearing at every step of the way. Here, you will be able to learn the best ways to stop it spreading onto youranbsp;...
|Author||:||Matthew Jones, Ian Taylor|
|Publisher||:||Crowood - 2015-05-31|