How to Paint Your Car on a Budget: Paint Your Own Car, at Home, in Your Garage!

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If your car needs new paint, or even just a touch-up, the cost involved in getting a professional job can be more than you bargained for. Fortunately, there are less expensive alternatives, you can even paint your own car at home! In How to Paint Your Car On A Budget, author Pat Ganahl unveils dozens of secrets that will help anyone paint their own car. From simple scuff-and-squirt jobs to full-on, door-jambs-and-everything paint jobs, Ganahl covers everything you need to know to get a great looking coat of paint...
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Overview

If your car needs new paint, or even just a touch-up, the cost involved in getting a professional job can be more than you bargained for. Fortunately, there are less expensive alternatives, you can even paint your own car at home! In How to Paint Your Car On A Budget, author Pat Ganahl unveils dozens of secrets that will help anyone paint their own car. From simple scuff-and-squirt jobs to full-on, 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 is the most practical automotive painting book ever written!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781932494228
  • Publisher: CarTech, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/30/2006
  • Series: Cartech Series
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 536,524
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.31 (d)

Meet the Author

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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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 10, 2012

    satisfactory

    It was copyrighted in 2006 which makes it outdated on paint products. Also it would be helpful to show how to erect a simple clear plastic and tube frame enclosure as a temporary spray booth.

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