How to Mix Base Coat Car Paint?

Answer One important step in the lengthy process it takes to successfully paint a car is mixing the base coat of car paint. Mix the base coat wrong and you will end up with a flaking, peeling paint job in... Read More »

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How to Spot-Repair the Paint Base Coat and Clear Coat?

Popular Mechanics offers some assurance for those who find ghastly scratches on their cars: Many of these scratches can be repaired with some buffing and sanding. In general, most car scratches pen... Read More »

How to Do a Good Base Coat Clear Coat Paint Job?

Base coat/Clear coat painting is more difficult than acrylic enamel because the paint has a tendency to run. This how-to explains just how to get that perfect glossy finish.

How to Mix a Base Coat & Clear Coat for Auto Paint?

A paint job on a car involves more than spraying paint on the car's surface. There are several extremely important steps that must be completed before the car is ready to be painted. One of these s... Read More »

How to Spray the Base Coat for Clear Coat Paint?

When painting cars, it is common to spray on a colored base coat and follow with a protective clear-coat. This makes it possible to buff the surface coat without damage to the color. This is a tech... Read More »