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In an effort to assist automakers in meeting stringent fuel economy requirements, the Auto/Steel Partnership (A/SP) announced the Hemming of Thin Gauge Advanced High-Strength Steel (AHSS) project achieved a 30 percent weight savings using thinner gauge AHSS for automotive...
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Mike Taylor of House of Kolor unveils three new factory pack limited edition colors, "Righteous Rojo," "Blood Orange" and "Blue By You."
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House of Kolor by Valspar announces the spring launch of eight new products, including four limited-edition colors that debuted at SEMA Show 2015 in Las Vegas.
The limited-edition colors — Black Forest, Blue By-You, Blood Orange and Righteous Rojo — are...
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To meet the needs of trade professionals with jobs requiring longer-lasting lubrication and corrosion protection that won’t run, drip or make a mess, WD-40 Company is launching the Spray & Stay Gel Lubricant to its WD-40® Specialist® line of products....
Chief has expanded its line of inverter synergic pulse MIG/MAG welders to include its first three-phase, high-amperage model, the MultiMig 621. The MultiMig 621 can be used to weld and braze aluminum, galvanized sheet metal, stainless steel and high-strength steel....
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Cleaning, drying, and heating the atomizing air from your existing compressed air source can be accomplished with The Solution by Martech Services Company.
According to Tom Wright, Director of Sales and Marketing, when placed near the point of use, The Solution will work...
BASF’s Glasurit® 90 Line automotive refinish introduces eight new Color Advance Boosters that increase efficiency and performance for challenging red, blue and green colors. The boosters provide a higher pigment concentration to reduce the number of coats required...
ITW Evercoat, the industry leader in professional collision repair chemicals, announces the launch of Evercoat Commercial Ultra™ Body Filler, which has been developed to meet the needs of large industrial and commercial vehicle manufacturers including ambulance,...
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes recently launched two new websites focused on their color expertise within the custom and restoration market segments.
These websites give the public an inside look at industry partnerships, fantastic visuals of color, and application...
GM has approved a family of Chief aluminum-specific tools and equipment to repair collision damage on the new Cadillac CT6.
Chief’s dust and fume extractors, aluminum dent repair station, MIG welder, collet set and structural holding package are the latest additions...
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An immaculate 1939 Oldsmobile convertible sporting a custom-mixed metallic PPG ENVIROBASE® High Performance finish by renowned painter Charley Hutton won the 53rd annual Ridler Award at the recent 2016 Detroit Autorama held at Cobo Hall on the city’s waterfront....
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The collision repair industry continues to see drastic changes in vehicle construction which in turn requires equally drastic changes in repair methods and equipment. The corporate average fuel economy standard of 54.5 miles per gallon by the year 2025 play a large role in...
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The first appearance of plastic in car design can be attributed to Pontiac’s Endura bumper that was introduced in the late 1960s. This innovative bumper featured a plastic-coated steel frame that was integrated into the decoration of the car. The bumper was strong and...
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Detailers can be excused if they have a slightly different take on pre-accident condition than the rest of your staff. With vehicles being left in service longer, and motorists using them as improvised eateries, kid and pet haulers, and impromptu business offices, interiors...



Omar Gonzalez won the 2016 Middlecott Sketchbattle Experiment, presented by BASF.








[endif]Omar Gonzalez’s first round sketch featuring BASF Nightfall Blue, 150 anniversary color from South America...