Sata Auto Paint From Prep To Final Coat

byJoAnn Bortles

Paperback | July 15, 2014

Sata Auto Paint From Prep To Final Coat by JoAnn Bortles
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Solvent-based paints have been used in automotive applications since the days when automobiles were called "buggies" and the horsepower was provided by, well, horses. But recent EPA regulations have restricted solvent-based paints for use only in approved professional paint booths, meaning that do-it-yourselfers can no longer use them--and it won't be long before their use is banned entirely. Paint manufacturers have raced to develop water-based paints as a replacement for the solvent-based paints previously used. These new water-based automotive paints are of very high quality, but they require different methods and techniques for proper application, virtually rendering previous automotive paint books obsolete.SATAAuto Paint from Prep to Final Coatis the first book to provide instruction in these new paints. In addition to providing this critical information, author and top professional painter JoAnn Bortles covers all the techniques necessary to get the great results your car deserves. From initial body-panel preparation, to troubleshooting common problems, to applying the final coat and all steps in between, this book is the only reference you will need to ensure your DIY automotive paint job is done right the first time.

JoAnn Bortlesis a nationally recognized and award-winning custom painter. Her work has been featured in dozens of magazines, and she has written six books on custom painting techniques for Motorbooks, including the bestsellingHow to Master Airbrush Painting Techniques. She has won Best Paint of the Year four times since 2004, and has b...
Title:Sata Auto Paint From Prep To Final CoatFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 10.62 X 8.25 X 0.62 inShipping dimensions:304 pages, 10.62 X 8.25 X 0.62 inPublished:July 15, 2014Publisher:MotorbooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0760342784

ISBN - 13:9780760342787

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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