The Complete Guide to Auto Body Repair, 2nd Edition

Author: Dennis Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760349452

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

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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.
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How to Paint Your Car

Revised & Updated

Author: Dennis W. Parks

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 161058757X

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 4402

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.
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Pro Paint & Body

Author: Jim Richardson

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781557883940

Category: Transportation

Page: 154

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This comprehensive guide to professional paint and bodywork includes the latest information on bodywork tools, materials and techniques. A partial list of subjects includes: Assessing a project car and damaged bodywork, disassembly and stripping, basic hammer and dolly techniques, diagnosing dents, fillers, leading, spray guns, current paint technology, color coats, color sanding, and custom colors.
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Auto Body Repair Technology

Author: James E. Duffy

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305176448

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1088

View: 7778

AUTO BODY REPAIR TECHNOLOGY, Sixth Edition, features extensive new and updated material reflecting the latest automotive technology and current industry best practices. In addition to incorporating current NATEF Collision Repair and Refinish Program Standards and Task Lists, this market-leading book provides detailed information on working with hybrid and electric vehicles, using environmentally friendly water-based paints, and other cutting-edge methods and materials. Celebrated for its clear, reader-friendly explanations and detailed, accurate information, this proven guide also includes abundant full-color photos and illustrations to make even complex concepts easier to understand and apply. Available supplements include a tech manual with shop assignments and job sheets, as well as interactive online resources ideal for today’s learners. Providing comprehensive coverage of collision repair—from initial evaluation and estimating, to structural and mechanical repairs, to repainting and refinishing—this trusted guide helps you quickly and confidently learn the skills and procedures you need to succeed as a professional automotive technician. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Automotive Paint from Prep to Final Coat

Author: JoAnn Bortles

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 0760342784

Category: TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

Page: 304

View: 4081

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
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How to Restore Classic Car Bodywork

Tips, Techniques & Step-by-step Procedures - Applies to ALL Meta-bodied Cars

Author: Martin Thaddeus

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845844114

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

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A guide to body and chassis restoration offers advice on all aspects of restoration for metal-bodied cars, including patching panels, removing dents, and protecting against rust.
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Automotive Body Repair & Painting Manual

Author: John Haynes

Publisher: Haynes Manuals N. America, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781850104797

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

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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
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Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing

Author: Michael Crandell

Publisher: Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher

ISBN: 9781631264016

Category: Education

Page: 320

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The Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing Workbook contains a variety of review questions correlated to the textbook chapters. These questions help reinforce the student’s understanding of the material presented in the textbook chapters. The Workbook also includes hands-on jobs that walk you through important collision repair and refinishing operations step by step. These jobs give students the opportunity to develop the hands-on skills needed to succeed in the collision repair shop.
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Fix It! How to Repair Automotive Dents, Scratches, Tears and Stains

Author: Kris Palmer

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760339899

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

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A complete guide for car and truck owners who want to preserve a vehicle's new appearance outlines comprehensive, step-by-step cosmetic projects that cover everything from spills and scratches to dents and smells. Original.
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How to Paint Your Car on a Budget

Author: Pat Ganahl

Publisher: CarTech Inc

ISBN: 1932494227

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

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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!
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Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication

Author: Ed Barr

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 1610588290

Category: Transportation

Page: 304

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Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication is the number-one resource for sheet metal workers old and new. Join veteran metalworker Ed Barr as he walks you through the ins and outs of planning a sheet metal project, acquiring the necessary tools and resources, doing the work, and adding the perfect finishing touches for a seamless final product. From his workshop at McPherson College—home of the only genuine sheet metal fabrication education program in the country—Barr not only demonstrates how the latest tools and products work, but also explains why sheet metal reacts the way it does to a wide variety of processes. He includes clear directions for using power and pneumatic hammers and the English wheel, as well as describing specific skills like hand-forming techniques, buck building, louver punching, edge finishing, and more. Readers will learn how to form door seams and to make fenders, hoods, and other body parts; they’ll also learn how to put various finishes on metal through engine turning, metal chasing, and laser processing. This is truly the most detailed enthusiast-focused sheet metal how-to book on the market: whether you’re a metal hobbyist or experienced professional, you’re sure to find something new in Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication.
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Complete Idiot's Guide to Restoring Collector Cars

Author: Tom Benford

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781592572342

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 328

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Do-it-yourself car restorer Tom Benford walks readers through everything they need to know about finding classic cars, assessing their value, finding parts, deciding on replacement parts versus originals, and estimating completion time. From setting up the workshop to putting the finishing touches on the final coat of wax, this guide offers tips and step-by-step instructions for repairing everything from brake pads to door dings.
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Automotive Wiring

Author: Dennis W. Parks, John Kimbrough

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1610597966

Category:

Page: N.A

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Standard Guide to Automotive Restoration

Matt Joseph "on Restoration"

Author: Matt Joseph

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 9780873411882

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 384

View: 1936

An auto restoration guide for beginners and experts discusses the processes of restoration for all automotive systems and offers suggestions for accomplishing restoration goals efficiently and economically
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Advanced Custom Painting Techniques

Author: Jon Kosmoski

Publisher: Wolfgang Publications

ISBN: 9781941064085

Category: Transportation

Page: 146

View: 4999

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.
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