What is Metamerism in Automotive Painting? Causes, and How to Avoid

Paint defects and colour-matching blunders in the automotive industry can significantly reduce the quality of a finished repair job and result in customers taking their business elsewhere. One of the most common issues that arise with automotive painting is metamerism. But what does this term mean and how can…

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Everything You Need to Know About Decorator’s Tape

Having the right equipment for the job can make all the difference, especially when you’re attempting to create straight lines and clean edges. Decorator’s tape is an essential in your kit to ensure you get perfect paint results every time, with no bleed. In this handy guide, we’ve put together…

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Car Body Ghosting: What is it, and How to Prevent & Fix

There’s nothing more frustrating than completing a paint job on a car, only to notice blotchy stains or marks on the car body. This could mean you need to spend extra time rectifying the issue, as well as making your customers wait longer for their car to be ready. To…

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Painting Plastic Car Parts: Everything You Need to Know

Painting the plastic fixtures on a car is the perfect way to revitalise the exterior appearance. From plastic wing mirror caps to bumper strips, these can be spray painted to customise the look of your car and make it look new again without needing to work on respraying the entire…

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