How to Custom Paint a Car : Prep for Spraying Paint Sealer on a Car

Hi I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods, and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. God, this is so cool. Now Tony is going to shoot the sealer. We’ve got our very nice paint booth. Everything is clean in Read more…

How to Custom Paint a Car : How to Tac Rag a Car for Painting

Hi I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods, and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Okay now the car is completely clean, and Tony’s got a tack rag there. A tack rag is a piece of cheesecloth soaked in Read more…

How to Restore a Car’s Paint Job : How to Mix Clear Coat for Car Paint

Hi, I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Our next step in painting is mixing the clear coat. The clear coat provides the final protection and the final gloss. The clear coat Read more…

How to Custom Paint a Car : How to Mix Sealer Before Painting a Car

Hi I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods, and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Alright, now Tony’s mixing the sealer. What you saw there in the booth, all nice and sanded, we have a variety of things going Read more…

How to Restore a Car’s Paint Job : How to Remove Grease to Paint a Car

Hi, I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. If you’ve seen many of the clips that we’ve done here at the shop you’re probably sick of me talking about getting things clean. Read more…

How to Custom Paint a Car : How to Mix Primer to Paint a Car

Hi I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods, and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Okay now we’re going to get ready and mix some etch primer. Tony’s putting on the clean suit. And etch primer is maybe the Read more…

How to Custom Paint a Car : How to Tape a Car Hood Before Painting

Hi I’m Doug. I work with twenty great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods, and we’re going to do some work for you today on Expert Village. Now Tony’s going to prepare to paint the top side of the deck lid on the 1963 Impala SS convertible. He’s already shot the Read more…

How to Custom Paint a Car : Applying a Car Buffing Compound When Painting

Hi I’m Doug. I work with 20 great guys in St. Louis at Doug Jenkins Custom Hot Rods. And we’re going to some work for you today on Expert Village. The first step in buffing a car is done with this heavy foam pad. We put the compound in these little mustard bottles you can Read more…