How to Paint Your Car on a Budget

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CarTech Inc, 2006 - Transportation - 144 pages
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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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This is a good book for the home hobbyist. I looked for a book for a while on the basics of auto painting and this one was the best i found.

Contents

CH2
31
CH3
46
CH4
58
CH5
71
CH6
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CH7
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CH8
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CH9
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CH10
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CH11
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About the author (2006)

Pat Ganahl is one of the most respected and knowledgeable journalists in the hot rod and custom car field, and the recipient of several Moto awards for automotive journalism excellence.  He lives in Glendale, California.

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