How to Prep a Vehicle Surface for a Clear Base Coat & Top Coat?

Answer Prepping a vehicle's surface is one of the most important steps in painting a car. If the vehicle's surface is not prepared correctly, even the best paint job won't look good. Paint must lay on top... 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 »

Auto Base Coat/Clear Coat Painting Techniques?

Painting cars is not for beginners with no knowledge of automotive paint techniques, but it can be done well if you have at least some experience doing paint and body work. The main techniques for ... Read More »

How to Polish a Base Coat Before a Clear Coat?

The preparation of the base coat is one of the most time consuming parts of an auto restoration job. After the color has been smoothly layered onto the panels, the next step is to polish a base coa... Read More »

Base Coat/Clear Coat Vs. Acrylic Enamel?

Choosing a paint for your car is not just a matter of picking colors. To get the most durable finish, the type of paint used must be considered. Two-stage base coat/clear coat and single-stage acry... Read More »