How to Repair Car Paint Damage : Tips for Using a Spray Gun to Paint a Car

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for your today on Expert Village. Most of the work we do we use 2 different guns. This is for painting most of the whole car it is a Read more…

How to Repair Car Paint Damage : How to Sand the Base Coat of Paint

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for your today on Expert Village. Now Dan is sanding with 800 grits sand paper to remove the last little traces of the repair. He filled it originally with Read more…

How to use paint thickness meter when buying a car

Paint thickness meter will help you find repainted and damaged elements in your car. It can measure paint coat thickness on steel and aluminum elements. Make sure that your meter is calibrated so your measurements are correct. Your meter should be equipped with two test & calibration plates. Original paint job should be between 90 Read more…

How to Repair Car Paint Damage : How to Apply Body Filler to Repair Paint Chips

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for your today on Expert Village. The next step when doing a repair of a small chip is you have to fill the chip with polyester body filler. He Read more…

How to Repair Car Paint Damage : How to Scuff Old Clear Coat to Apply New Clear Coat

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for your today on Expert Village. As part of the chip repair you have to prepare the entire piece for clear coat in order to that you scuff up Read more…

How To Repair Clearcoat – Kevin Tetz Shows the Best Way To Fix Paint – Pt 3 of 3 – Eastwood

all right it’s looking close i’m going to make sure and i’m going to get my best friend here mr. microfiber was a hand rub that a little bit my transition is good i’m still hazy out here so I could be a little more aggressive on but I’m kind of digging the way this Read more…

How to Repair Car Paint Damage : Importance of Using a Respirator to Paint a Car

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for your today on Expert Village. Always make choices that are always good for your body. Paint is dangerous. It is bad for you for 2 reasons. It has Read more…

How to Repair Car Paint Damage : Why Use a Paint Booth to Paint a Car?

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for your today on Expert Village. Now we have the piece set up in the paint booth ready to shot for color. We do it in a paint booth Read more…

How to Repair Car Paint Damage : Black Pad Buffing a Car’s Paint Job

Hi, I’m Doug I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we are going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Now Dan is finishing up the job. He is using the machine glaze. It is a 3M product that we are use to Read more…