How to Paint Your Car

Revised & Updated

Dennis W. Parks
AUD $34.99
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Do you want to make your custom cruiser pop the second it rolls out of the garage? Then look no further than the pages of this book.

How to Paint Your Car reveals the techniques, tricks, and technology behind automotive painting through 400 color photos, clear captions, and detailed text. Learn the latest information about waterborne paints, spray guns, body fillers, and 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.

Author bio:

Dennis W. Parks has written several best-selling how-to books for the Motorbooks Workshop series, including How to Paint Your Car, How to Build a Cheap Hot Rod, Hot Rod Body and Chassis Builder's Guide, and The Complete Guide to Auto Body Repair. Parks' personal projects currently include a complete buildup of a 1955 Chevy pickup truck. He lives in Missouri.

Category: Lifestyle
ISBN: 9780760343883
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Motorbooks
Series: Motorbooks Workshop
Pub Date: June 2013
Page Extent: 192
Format: Paperback
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Lifestyle & personal style guides