Dent Fix Equipment



United States
Fax: 310-349-1191
Contact: Erik Spitznagel http://www.dentfix.com
Categories: Detail Equipment, Detail Products & Cleaners, Dimension/Measuring, Frame Straightening & Alignment, Franchises & Networks, Hand Tools, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paintless Dent Repair Equipment, Services, Training & Franchises, Power Tools/Electric & Air, Profit Centers, Refinishing, Repair, Spray Guns & Painting, Storage, Welding Equipment & Products

Recent Products

Dent Fix Equipment Unveils Economical Aluminum Repair System

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-28-2018

Dent Fix Equipment has unveiled the DF-900B Aluspot Repair System, which is designed to operate as the main unit or as satellite unit and utilizes some of the same Dent Fix innovations and premier e...

Dent Fix EZ Nitro Plastic Welder Requires No Flow Adjustments

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-16-2018

The Dent Fix DF-EZN1 “EZ Nitro” is the simplest plastic welder to use, according to the manufacturer, and requires no flow adjustments by the user. Incorporating proprietary Flow Adjust Swi...

Dent Fix Releases Multi-Head Hammer Set

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-22-2016

The Dent Fix Equipment Multi-Head hammer Set, No. DF-HK111, is the “ultimate metal-shaping hammer set.” With solid construction, the nine interchangeable heads and the simple quick engage/disengag...

Dent Fix Releases DF-619 Combi Wedge

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-22-2016

The Combi Wedge tool (DF-619) from Dent Fix Equipment offers multi-function capabilities combined into one easy-to-use tool. A forked end makes removing clip hangers effortless and the reinforced ...

Dent Fix Releases New MIG Utility Welding Pliers

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-11-2016

Dent Fix's DF-WP720 American-made, 9-inch MIG Utility Weld Pliers are up to the rigors of the demanding world of welding. The design provides technicians several time-saving features. The groove n...

Dent Fix Finger Belt Sander

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-18-2016

The 16,000-RPM, 90-psi DF-FBS16 Finger Belt Sander from Dent Fix easily handles getting into tight spaces. An interchangeable belt helps transform this tool into a multi-use tool depending on what...

Recent News

Dent Fix Launches Online Learning, Event Resource Centers

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-05-2018

Dent Fix has launched a new video-based educational platform and event information center to provide an online resource where customers can learn how to use Dent Fix tools properly and register f...

Dent Fix Equipment Launches Web-based Video Learning and Event Resource Centers

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-13-2018

Dent Fix Equipment announced it has launched a new video-based educational platform and event information center available on their newly enhanced website, www.DentFix.com. The goal of the initia...

Dent Fix and Ford Showcase AluSpot Aluminum Repair Station at NACE | CARS

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-31-2014

Dent Fix Equipment has announced that its AluSpot aluminum repair station will be showcased at the 2014 NACE | CARS show in Detroit. Both Dent Fix and Ford will be displaying the product at booths no....

Dent Fix Equipment Approved for F-150 Repair

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-31-2014

Dent Fix Equipment’s Aluspot Deluxe Aluminum Repair Station has been officially approved as part of the new Ford F-150 collision repair program. From repair to proper storage, the DF-900DX allows an...

Dent Fix Unveils America's First Cordless Hot Stapler at NACE

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-11-2012

The DF850CL Cordless Hot Stapler from Dent Fix Equipment is America’s first battery-operated hot stapler plastic repair kit and was unveiled at the 2012 NACE Expo - an innovation in portability that...

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Eagle Abrasives, Inc.



United States
Phone: 888-683-2453Fax: 770-279-0727
Contact: Sammy Yu http://www.EagleAbrasives.com
Categories: Detail Equipment, Detail Products & Cleaners, Metal Finishing/Filling, Miscellaneous, Power Tools/Electric & Air, Prep & Surface Products, Prep Equipment, Refinishing, Repair, Shop Management & Operations

Recent Products

Dry Sanding and Polishing System

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-29-2010

This new dry sanding and polishing system from Eagle Abrasives promises to cut long buffing time by 50 percent or more. The Buflex system combines an ultra-flexible latex abrasive film and a specially...

Water-Free Topcoat Sanding

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-01-2009

Eagle Abrasives’ Tolex, a micro-finishing sanding and dry lubrication system, allows topcoat sanding without water. The blocking effect of the Tolex pad allows dust and nibs to be located and re...

Recent News

Eagle Abrasives Poster Girl to Sign Autographs

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-31-2012

Eagle Abrasives Poster Girl 2012 Ashley will be signing posters at the company's booth (10947) during SEMA this week. She will be on hand today and tomorrow between the hours of 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. ...

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Evercoat



United States
Fax: 513-489-7945
Contact: Tom Lehmkuhl http://www.evercoat.com
Categories: Adhesives, Detail Products & Cleaners, Information, Training & Certification, Masking Products, Metal Finishing/Filling, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Prep & Surface Products, Refinishing, Repair, Shop Management & Operations

Recent Products

Evercoat Announces New and Improved Formula for Rage Ultra Body Filler

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-10-2017

ITW Evercoat has announced a new and improved formula for its Rage Ultra body filler. The new formula helps keep up with industry trends and customer needs by providing improved spreadability, virtu...

Evercoat Rage Ultra Body Filler

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-31-2016

High-production collision centers know that Rage Ultra body filler is unparalleled in terms of productivity and performance. Evercoat’s patented ECORESIN makes Rage Ultra one of the best sanding fil...

ITW Evercoat Launches Body Filler for Large Industrial Vehicle Manufacturers

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-31-2016

ITW Evercoat announced 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,...

Get Flexibility with Evercoat's New Rage Ultra XTRA Body Filler

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-04-2015

ITW Evercoat announced the launch of Rage Ultra XTRA extended work time body filler. Rage Ultra XTRA Body Filler gives body repair technicians worktime flexibility according to their needs...

Finishing Putty with Great Adhesion

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-05-2013

Metal Glaze Ultra polyester finishing putty offers excellent sanding and spreading qualities. It contains ZNX-7, which provides superior adhesion to galvanized steel and aluminum, eliminating the risk...

Remove Micro-Pinholes

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-20-2012

Evercoat’s 440Express Micro-Pinhole Eliminator is designed to be a shop’s insurance policy against micro-pinholes in glazing putty. Testing shows that, after use, up to 90 percent of rework caused...

New Evercoat Adhesives and Sealants

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-03-2012

Evercoat's all-new adhesive and sealant product line is designed to simplify panel bonding, seam sealing and plastic repair. The bonding adhesives can bond SMC to SMC, metal to metal and SMC to metal....

Recent News

ITW Evercoat Announces James Cooley as U.S. Sales Director

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-26-2018

ITW Evercoat announces James Cooley has joined the company as director of U.S. sales. In this role, Cooley will be responsible for strategically leading the U.S. sales organization for the Everco...

Evercoat Reminds Auto Body Shops to Prepare for Hot Weather

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-12-2018

  ITW Evercoat reminds body shops to be prepared for hot weather by using Rage Ultra XTRA extended worktime body filler. Rage Ultra XTRA Body Filler gives body repair technicians worktime fl...

Evercoat to Display Collision Repair Innovations at NORTHEAST 2018

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-13-2018

ITW Evercoat, a leading brand of body filler and putty for collision repair professionals, announced that the company will be demonstrating collision repair innovations in booth no. 144 at the upc...

Evercoat and Gas Monkey Garage Join Forces to Create One-of-a-Kind Motorcycle

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-11-2016

ITW Evercoat announced they have joined forces with Richard Rawlings and the team at Gas Monkey Garage to create a one-of-a-kind custom motorcycle. Named the “Rage Motorcycle,” Gas Monkey Garage h...

Gas Monkey Garage Partners with Evercoat

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-26-2016

ITW Evercoat announced that Gas Monkey Garage has selected Evercoat products to help them transform cars. “Every day at Gas Monkey Garage, we use innovative products from Evercoat to help wit...

ITW Evercoat to Demo Productivity Improvement Products at SEMA 2015

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-30-2015

ITW Evercoat announced product-training demonstrations at SEMA 2015 to help body shops improve productivity. These classes are part of the official SEMA New Products Training that features product tra...

ITW Evercoat Launches New Website

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-10-2015

ITW Evercoat announced the launch of its new website designed to be a resource for body shops and body shop technicians. The new website includes product and technical information on the Evercoat por...

Evercoat Welcomes New Marketing Manager

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-26-2015

Evercoat announced the appointment of David Jacobson to the newly created position of marketing manager. In this role, Jacobson will oversee all marketing-related experiences for both the Evercoat and...

Evercoat Celebrates 60th Anniversary

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-01-2013

Evercoat has announced that it is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. Founded in 1953, Evercoat (formerly Fibre Glass-Evercoat) began producing a fiberglass resin material to recover and repa...

Evercoat Introduces New Bonding Adhesives, Seam Sealers and Plastic Repair Adhesives

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-04-2012

Evercoat introduced its new line of bonding adhesives, seam sealers and plastic repair adhesives. This simple line is designed to meet the needs of today’s technicians, while reducing cycle time and...

Evercoat Donates $14,000 in Product to 48 Collision Schools through I-CAR Collision Repair Education Foundation

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-09-2010

Evercoat has donated over 600 cartridges of its 2K flexible foam to 48 collision programs (secondary and post-secondary) across the country through the Collision Repair Education Foundation. The donat...

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Matrix System Automotive Finishes

850 Lass Rd. Building E
Walled Lake MI 48390
United States
Fax: 330-830-6005Phone: 330-830-6000
Contact: David Brunorihttp://www.matrixsystem.com
Categories: Computerized Office & Information Systems, Detail Products & Cleaners, Gun Parts, Information, Training & Certification, Internet & Web-Enabled Services, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Paint-Mixing Systems, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Prep & Surface Products, Refinishing, Repair, Shop Management & Operations

Recent Products

Matrix Automotive Finishes Introduces Innovative Basecoat System

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-17-2016

Matrix Automotive Finishes is taking basecoat systems to the next level. Gone are the days of multiple mix banks and walls of inventory. Matrix, a Valspar Automotive brand, has introduced a universal,...

Quick Drying DTM Primer Surfacer

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-23-2013

Matrix System’s MP-200 DTM Primer Surfacer is a premium direct to metal (DTM) primer surfacer. This product is high-build, fast drying and easy to sand. It was formulated to provide excellent adhesi...

Low-VOC Solvent Basecoat System

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-26-2012

The Refinish Solutions Low-VOC Solvent Basecoat System from Matrix System allows professional vehicle refinishers to mix RPB-LV Refinish Solutions Low-VOC Basecoat off of the existing Matrix System MP...

Erase Stubborn Salt Stains

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-02-2012

Matrix System Automotive Finishes’ Salt Eraser solves an array of salt problems that pop up during the cold season. It removes stubborn salt stains from any fabric quickly and effortlessly – simpl...

Recent News

Cleveland Auto Body Shop Welcomes Ryan Evans and Lonny Speer of Count’s Kustoms

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-18-2018

Global Auto Body & Collision will welcome Ryan Evans and Lonny Speer of Count’s Kustoms to Cleveland during an open house event on Saturday, Aug. 18 at 11 a.m. Both Global Auto Body & Co...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Looking for Vehicles for 2019 ‘Mavericks of Color’ Calendar

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-02-2018

Matrix Automotive Finishes is looking for a few good vehicles. From classic and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles to street rods, Matrix is looking for vehicles to showcase in its 2019 “Mav...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Debuts New Packaging

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-24-2017

Matrix Automotive Finishes, a Valspar Automotive brand, has redesigned the packaging of its entire product line. This redesign is in effort to create design synergy and improve the customer’s expe...

Valspar Automotive Re-Signs with Larsen Motorsports

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-22-2016

Valspar Automotive has renewed its contract with Larsen Motorsports for the 2017 race season, sponsoring the jet dragster team with its Matrix Automotive Finishes line of products. Jet pack cars dr...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Calling for 2017 Calendar Entries

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-11-2016

Matrix Automotive Finishes, a brand of Valspar Automotive, is looking for projects finished exclusively in Matrix colors to feature in the coating brand’s 2017 calendar, “Award Winning Finishes....

'Counting Cars' TV Show and Matrix Team Up for Sixth Season

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-08-2016

Matrix Automotive Finishes, a brand of Valspar Automotive, is the official automotive paint brand for the sixth straight season of “Counting Cars,” History’s reality TV series that profiles the ...

Matrix Sponsoring Celebrity Appearance at AASP/NJ Northeast Show

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-18-2015

Matrix Automotive Finishes announced that they will feature a celebrity pinstriping artist, Nub from Nub Grafix, at the Matrix Booth during the 2015 Northeast Automotive Services Show held March 20-22...

Matrix Automotive Finishes Announces 2015 'Award Winning Finishes' Calendar Contest Winners

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-25-2014

Matrix Automotive Finishes has announced that its 2015 Matrix “Award Winning Finishes” Calendar Contest was yet another big success. Matrix customers across the country were invited to part...

Select Matrix System and Pro-Spray Training Programs Now Approved for I-CAR Credit

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-21-2014

Quest Automotive Products, a division of Quest Specialty Coatings, has announced the approval of select Matrix System and Pro-Spray Automotive Finishes training programs by the I-CAR Industry Training...

Matrix System Launches Social Media Campaign

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-18-2014

Matrix System Automotive Finishes has announced the launch of multiple new social media channels on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+ and LinkedIn. The goal of these accounts is to crea...

Matrix System Continues Partnership with 'Counting Cars' and 'American Restoration'

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-07-2014

Matrix System Automotive Finishes has announced its continued partnership and support for the History Channel's hit reality TV shows, "Counting Cars" and "American Restoration." Both shows debuted on ...

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Mirka Abrasives, Inc.



US
Fax: 330-963-6427
Categories: Metal Finishing/Filling, Repair

Recent Products

Mirka USA Unveils Aquastar Abrasives Line

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-07-2016

Mirka USA announced the introduction of Aquastar to their abrasives product line. Aquastar is a flexible film abrasive that provides flexibility and durability for hand sanding, either wet or dry. Aqu...

Recent News

Mirka AOS-B Cordless Sander Wins 2017 Red Dot Design Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-10-2017

Mirka announced that its AOS-B 130NV battery-driven spot repair sander has been awarded the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017 in an internationally organized competition. The competition appra...

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NAPA



United States
Fax: 770-956-2201
Contact: Gaylord Spencerhttp://www.napaonline.com
Categories: A/C Equipment & Supplies, Air Supply Systems, Body Parts & Accessories, Booth Accessories, Clean Air/Shop Environment, Cleanup Products, Compressed Air Systems, Detail Products & Cleaners, Dimension/Measuring, Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Frame Straightening & Alignment, Hand Tools, Information, Training & Certification, Lifts & Jacks, Masking Products, Mechanical Parts & Accessories, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Paint Safety, Paint-Mixing Systems, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Power Tools/Electric & Air, Prep & Surface Products, Prep Equipment, Prepstations, Refinishing, Repair, Service Equipment, Shop Management & Operations, Spray Guns & Painting, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment, Storage, Welding Equipment & Products, Welding Safety

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Recent News

Automotive Service Association Joins Forces with NAPA Auto Parts

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-08-2016

The Automotive Service Association (ASA) announced a new member benefit in cooperation with NAPA Auto Parts. The purpose of ASA’s partnership with NAPA is to develop a membership benefit program...

NAPA/Martin Senour Unveils Custom 1966 Mustang at SEMA Show

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-06-2014

The Martin Senour Company unveiled a custom-built and custom- painted 1966 Mustang featuring the Martin Senour Pro//Base Automotive Refinish System and restored by Chris Carlson Hot Rods (Mulvane, Kan...

NAPA to Host Environmental Consultant at SEMA Show

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-28-2014

GRC-Pirk Management, the consulting firm for NAPA AutoCare’s GreenCare program, has announced that an environmental engineer will be available to answer questions about “going green” at boot...

NAPA and Martin Senour Paints Announce NAPA Collision Conference

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-12-2014

NAPA has announced that it will host its inaugural NAPA Collision Conference with leading insurance experts and collision industry partners, including Martin Senour Paints, April 15-17 at the Gaylord ...

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PPG Automotive Refinish



United States
Fax: 614-294-0197
Contact: Cristina Fronzagliahttp://www.ppgrefinish.com
Categories: Computerized Office & Information Systems, Detail Products & Cleaners, Information, Training & Certification, Management & Financial Services, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Prep & Surface Products, Refinishing, Repair, Shop Management & Operations, Spray Guns & Painting

Recent Products

PPG Adds RapidMatch XI to Color Solutions Toolbox

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-02-2017

PPG announced it has expanded its Color Solutions XI product line with the introduction of the all-new RapidMatch XI spectrophotometer. Combining groundbreaking optical power, color camera images a...

PPG Launches New Aquabase Plus Compatible P190-6950 Extended Performance Clearcoat

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-13-2016

  PPG’s Automotive Refinish business unit has introduced P190-6950 Extended Performance Clearcoat, an easy-to-use clearcoat engineered expressly for use over AQUABASE Plus waterborne basecoa...

PPG Introduces EC550 En-V Ultra Gloss Clearcoat for Envirobase High Performance Basecoat

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-06-2016

The Automotive Refinish business unit of PPG has launched EC550 En-V Ultra Gloss Clearcoat, a new production-friendly clearcoat formulated specifically for use with ENVIROBASE High Performance wat...

PPG Adds New HS Basecoat Hardener to Delfleet Evolution Line

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-16-2015

PPG Commercial Coatings has introduced Delfleet Evolution F3259 HS Basecoat Hardener, an ideal match for use with the brand’s FBCH premium basecoat. F3259 Basecoat Hardener has been specially des...

PPG Introduces Multi-Panel Clearcoat

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-08-2014

PPG Automotive Refinish has enhanced its OMNI LV product line with the introduction of MC2910 EuroPlus Multi-Panel Clearcoat. MC2910 is a 2.1 VOC clearcoat ideally suited for multiple panels and la...

PPG Launches New Look for Envirobase Waterborne Product Line

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-01-2014

PPG Automotive Refinish has created new global branding for its popular Envirobase High Performance waterborne product line. Updated product packaging for the leading PPG brand now sports a complet...

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PPG Video Affirms Commitment to Diversity

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-19-2018

Workplace diversity is a priority across all PPG Industries’ business units. Supporting that corporate-wide commitment — a key part of PPG’s core values — the Automotive Refinish division ...

PPG Sets Q2 Collision Refinish Training Schedule

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-03-2018

PPG has announced its schedule of collision refinish training classes for the second quarter of 2018. Collision refinish courses set for April, May and June will cover PPG premium brands includ...

PPG-Painted Car Takes 2018 Ridler Award at Detroit Autorama

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-29-2018

A heavily customized 1957 Chevrolet dubbed “Imagine” and sporting a gleaming silver PPG finish claimed the prestigious Don Ridler Memorial Award at the recent 66th Detroit Autorama. The ann...

PPG Recognizes Painters Supply with Platinum Distributor of the Year Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-27-2018

PPG’s automotive refinish business has honored Painters Supply & Equipment Company (PSE) of Taylor, Mich., as its 2017 Platinum Distributor of the Year. John Parran, PPG director, Platinu...

PPG MVP Business Solutions Announces Schedule for ‘Elevating the Customer Experience’ Class

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-22-2018

PPG MVP Business Solutions has announced the schedule for its “Elevating the Customer Experience” class. The course’s objective is to provide collision center owners, managers, sales staf...

PPG-Painted Custom Builds Earn Top Honors at Goodguys Awards

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-14-2016

A 1967 Chevelle and a 1961 Ford F-100 pickup – both painted with PPG products – earned top honors from the recent Goodguys Rod & Custom Association. The Chevelle, built by Jeremy and Phil ...

PPG in Full Color at SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-11-2016

PPG is tipping its hat to color through a display of dazzling paint jobs and world-class custom cars, trucks and motorcycles at this year’s SEMA show Nov. 1-4 at the Las Vegas Convention Center....

PPG-Painted Cars and Trucks Shine at Shades of the Past

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-04-2016

Cars and trucks bearing PPG finishes carried off several key awards at the annual Shades of the Past Hot Rod Roundup, held Sept. 9-10 at Dollywood Splash Country in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. This year, ...

PPG Platinum Distributor Painters Supply & Equipment Receives ACE Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-30-2016

Painters Supply & Equipment Co., a Taylor, Mich.-based PPG Platinum Distributor, has been named the winner of the Auto Care Association’s Auto Care Career and Education (ACE) Award for 2016-2017...

PPG Introduces Upgraded Tint Guide Posters

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-29-2016

Recognizing that blending is not always an option for some paint technicians, PPG has made significant upgrades to its traditional tint guides and created new posters that provide quick, visual “at-...

PPG Continues Support of National SkillsUSA Championships

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-23-2016

PPG once again supported the SkillsUSA Championships, which were held at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, June 22-23. SkillsUSA, a national nonprofit organization, serves more than 300,00...

PPG Restoration Seminars Address Challenges Facing Custom Car Builders

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-21-2016

PPG continued its commitment to custom car restorers with a two-day restoration seminar at the company’s Business Development Center in Wixom, Mich., August 16-17. The class, intended for profes...

PPG Earns American Honda Approval

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-16-2016

PPG announced it has received approval from American Honda Motor Co., Inc., for use of its Nexa Autocolor 2K, Deltron, Global Refinish System, Envirobase High Performance and Aquabase Plus products...

PPG Devotees Honored for Outstanding Achievements

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-14-2016

PPG devotees Jerry Covington and Dermie Close were recently honored for their respective outstanding achievements in the world of custom motorcycles and cars. Covington is a longtime fixture in...

Bob Medved Joins PPG MVP Business Solutions Team

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-07-2016

PPG has announced the addition of Bob Medved to the Automotive Refinish SBU as a business solutions manager within the MVP Business Solutions team. Prior to joining PPG, Medved served as the senior...

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Honors PPG Manufacturing Facility

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-06-2016

PPG announced that its coatings and resins manufacturing facility in Delaware, Ohio, has earned a Gold Level Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Award from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agen...

PPG-Painted Oldsmobile Wins Hot August Nights Cup

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-18-2016

A 1939 Oldsmobile Series 60 convertible dubbed “Olds Cool,” painted by Charley Hutton using PPG products, captured the inaugural Hot August Nights Cup on August 6th at the recent namesake clas...

Simon Pagenaud Takes PPG-Painted Chevy to Another Team Penske IndyCar Victory

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-12-2016

Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud drove his No. 22 PPG Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet to another Verizon IndyCar Series win, beating teammate and second-place finisher Will Power to the checkered flag...

PPG Dream Car Award Winners Named at Annual Goodguys PPG Nationals

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-03-2016

PPG Industries took a starring role at the 19th annual Goodguys PPG Nationals held July 8-10, 2016 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus, Ohio. The annual PPG Dream Car award winners were named, and...

PPG Continues Support for Speedway Children's Charities in New Hampshire Chapter Track Walk

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-28-2016

PPG Industries demonstrated its ongoing support for Speedway Children’s Charities (SCC) by joining with the organization’s New Hampshire chapter on July 16th for the 2016 Track Walk fundraiser at ...

PPG Certification Program Aims to Keep Technicians Up to Date

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-13-2016

Advancements in auto refinish technologies, combined with the growing number of OEM special effects vehicle finishes, make it critical that collision refinish technicians stay current with availab...

PPG Enhances Training Facilities

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-16-2016

In its ongoing commitment to provide comprehensive professional training, the Automotive Refinish business unit of PPG has expanded and improved several of its Business Development Centers to “s...

Toyota of Orlando Named Toyota Certified Collision Center of Year for Second Time

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-30-2015

Toyota of Orlando has won the Toyota Certified Collision Center (TCCC) Triple Crown Award. It is the second time the dealership has received the accolade; the previous honor came in 2012. The awar...

PPG Show Truck Gets A New Patriotic Look

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-28-2015

PPG Automotive Refinish has repainted its popular show truck. The truck, a 75-foot 2016 Freightliner Cascadia tractor-trailer rig now features a fresh red, white and blue paint scheme reminiscent of t...

PPG Presents BAPS Auto Paints & Supply with Platinum Distributor of the Year Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-02-2015

PPG Automotive Refinish has named Pennsylvania-based BAPS Auto Paint & Supply the 2014 Platinum Distributor of the Year. The announcement was made by Bob Wenzinger, director of the PPG Platinu...

PPG Completes $40 Million Plant Expansion In Brazil

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-23-2015

From aftermarketNews.com. PPG Industries held a ceremony to mark the completion of a $40 million, 65,000-square-foot plant for onsite resin production at its Sumaré, São Paulo, Brazil, coatings m...

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Rubber-Seal Medallion Refinish System



United States
Phone: 937-890-6547Fax: 937-890-6320
Categories: Adhesives, Body Parts & Accessories, Detail Products & Cleaners, Glass/Windshield Repair & Replacement, Masking Products, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Prep & Surface Products, Refinishing, Repair

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Medallion Refinish System to Exhibit at NORTHEAST 2014

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-25-2014

Medallion Refinish System, a manufacturer and seller of automotive coatings and repair products, has announced that it will be exhibiting at the NORTHEAST 2014 Automotive Services Show, taking place M...

Program from Rubber-Seal and Medallion Refinish Systems Sponsors CARA Membership Dues

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-03-2010

Rubber-Seal and Medallion Refinish Systems announced the sponsorship of the 2010 CARA (Choice Autobody Repair Association) membership drive. Now through June 7, Medallion Refinish system will spons...

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SEM Products, Inc.

Categories: Adhesives, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Plastics & Plastic Repair

Recent Products

SEM Introduces OEM-Matched Coating for Automotive Trim Components

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-10-2018

SEM Products has introduced Trim Black Ultra, an OEM-matched coating for automotive trim components. Named for its exemplary qualities, Trim Black Ultra provides a spray gun-like application a...

SEM Expands Weld-Through Primers Line with New Zincweld

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-25-2018

SEM Products has bolstered its weld-through primers offering with the addition of all-new Zincweld aerosol primer. Zincweld is specifically formulated to deliver best-in-class corrosion protect...

SEM Products Adds Six New Colors to Factory Pack Basecoats Line

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-14-2018

SEM Products has introduced six new colors to its Factory Pack basecoats line. Factory Pack is a professional-grade, time-saving urethane basecoat packaged in a shop-floor-compliant, convenient...

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Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes



United States
Fax: 216-332-8575
Categories: Adhesives, Air Supply Systems, Bedliners & Bedliner Franchises/Dealerships, Booth Accessories, Clean Air/Shop Environment, Cleaning & Recovery, Cleanup Products, Clothing, Compressed Air Systems, Detail Equipment, Detail Products & Cleaners, Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Glass/Windshield Repair & Replacement, Gun Parts, Hand Tools, Information, Training & Certification, Internet & Web-Enabled Services, Lifts & Jacks, Masking Products, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Paint Safety, Paint-Mixing Systems, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Power Tools/Electric & Air, Prep & Surface Products, Prep Equipment, Prepstations, Profit Centers, Refinishing, Repair, Shop Management & Operations, Spray Guns & Painting, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment, Storage, Welding Equipment & Products, Welding Safety

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Sherwin-Williams Adds HP Single-Stage Topcoat Line to ATX System

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-12-2017

Sherwin-Williams’ popular ATX Refinish System has expanded its offering with the introduction of the new ATX HP Single Stage.  The topcoat enhances the ATX product line, delivering a powerf...

Sherwin-Williams Launches Rod & Restoration Custom Color Program

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-29-2014

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has teamed up with Barrett-Jackson Auction House to launch its Rod & Restoration Custom Color program. Designed for body shops looking to take on specialty res...

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Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Named Official Paints & Coatings Supplier of 2018 NYC E-Prix

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-17-2018

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes was named the official paints and coatings supplier of the 2018 Qatar Airways New York City E-Prix. For the second consecutive year, Red Hook, Brooklyn wil...

Sherwin-Williams to Hold Next EcoLean Level 1 Workshop in San Antonio

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-22-2018

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced that its next EcoLean Level 1 workshop will take place May 22-23 at the Omni La Mansion Del Rio in San Antonio. The San Antonio workshop also will...

Sherwin-Williams Q2 Training Schedule Emphasizes Hands-on Application and Certification

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-14-2018

Sherwin-Williams has announced its second-quarter training schedule, which features courses held at training centers across the country. The Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes training progra...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Unveils New Online Media Center

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-01-2018

  Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has launched a new media center at Sherwin-Automotive.com, designed to put vehicle refinish and collision repair professionals in touch with the latest produ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces Annual Vendor Awards

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-09-2018

  Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes recently announced its annual Associated Products Vendor Awards. Sherwin-Williams made the announcement at a special reception for more than 200 s...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces 2018 First-Quarter Training Schedule

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-14-2017

Sherwin Williams Automotive Finishes has announced its 2018 first-quarter training schedule. Held at training centers across the country, the courses provide participants with a combination of ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes to Participate in Repairer Driven Education Series at SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-27-2017

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes (SWAF) is a proud supporter of the SCRS Repairer Driven Education (RDE) Series at the 2017 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, which features educational sessions specifical...

Sherwin-Williams to Showcase Products, Services and Builds at SEMA Show

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-19-2017

Sherwin-Williams announced it will be showcasing its brands, products, business solutions, distribution and technical services this year at the SEMA Show in the North Hall, booth no. 10639. 1960 Ch...

San Antonio to Host Next Sherwin-Williams EcoLean Level 1 Workshop

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-13-2017

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes will hold its next 2017 EcoLean Level 1 workshop on Oct. 24-25 at the Mokara Hotel & Spa, on the historic River Walk in downtown San Antonio. The exclusive ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Approved for All Honda and Acura US Warranty Repairs

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-28-2016

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. approved Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes paints for its warranty and goodwill repairs. Included in the approval are Sherwin-Williams AWX Performance Plus waterb...

Kyle Larson Posts First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Victory Sporting Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-30-2016

Kyle Larson posted the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory of his career at the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway Aug. 28th. The win came in Larson’s 99th series start and ...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes 2016 Fourth Quarter Training Schedule Announced

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-30-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced its 2016 fourth quarter training schedule, with courses running from October 10th to December 12th, 2016. Courses will help provide training in the l...

Sherwin-Williams to Hold EcoLean Level 1 Workshop in San Antonio

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-01-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced that the next EcoLean Level 1 workshop will be held October 4-5, 2016, at the Omni La Mansion del Rio on the River Walk of San Antonio. The EcoLea...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Receives Technical Approval from Volkswagen Group

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-26-2016

Volkswagen Group has entered into a corporate agreement with Sherwin-Williams and approved the Sherwin-Williams refinish paint brand for use at Volkswagen Group brands (VWPC, Audi, SEAT, Skoda, an...

St. Louis to Host Sherwin-Williams EcoLean Level 2 Workshop

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-14-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced it will hold its next 2016 EcoLean Level 2 workshop Aug. 30-31 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel in St. Louis. While there, the group will t...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces 2016 Third Quarter Training Schedule

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-09-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has released its third quarter 2016 training schedule, outlining the courses taking place nationwide at training sites from July 25th through Sept. 26, 2016. ...

Martin Truex Jr., Sherwin-Williams Finishes Make History Winning NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 Sprint Cup Race

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-07-2016

Martin Truex Jr. collected his first win of the season at the recent Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway May 29th. But it wasn’t just the trip to Victory Lane that Truex and his Furniture ...

Sherwin-Williams, Driven Brands Announce Strategic Partnership with CARSTAR

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-06-2016

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has announced a newly expanded partnership with Driven Brands as an approved automotive coatings vendor to the U.S. segment of CARSTAR North America’s networ...

Alexander Rossi and Sherwin-Williams Finish First at Indianapolis 500

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-06-2016

Indianapolis – Indy 500 rookie driver Alexander Rossi won the historic, centennial Indianapolis 500 race (with more than 350,000 fans at the sold-out Speedway.) Rossi and his crew, gambling that...

Sherwin-Williams Recognizes 2015 NASCAR 'Fastest Lap' Contingency Award Winners

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-19-2015

The Sherwin-Williams Fastest-Lap Contingency Award recognizes the eligible driver who turns the fastest lap of each NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race throughout the season. Each week, the award winner rec...

BodyShop Business Staff Visits Sherwin-Williams for Paint-Off, Education

by Alicia Lewis - 05-12-2015

On May 8, BodyShop Business Editor Jason Stahl and Associate Editor Alicia Crabtree visited Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes’ headquarters in Warrensville Heights, Ohio, to spray some of the...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Announces 2015 Third Quarter Training Schedule

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-07-2015

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has announced its latest third quarter 2015 collision repair industry courses and training sites that will be available from July 1 through Sept. 30, 2015. Part...

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Partners with Toyota for Estimator Training Program

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-05-2015

Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A. and Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes have announced the 2015 schedule for the annual Toyota Certified Collision Center estimating program, with Sherwin-Williams continui...

Sherwin-Williams Schedules Special EcoLean Workshop This June In Cleveland

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-27-2015

Sherwin-Williams introduced its EcoLean series of lean workshops more than five years ago and since then, each one has been sold out. The brand anticipates that tradition to continue as it announces i...

Check Out “The Finish” from Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-19-2015

"The Finish” from Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes is a program for industry professionals, by industry professionals. The Finish Magazine features informative editorial pieces like: Collect...

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Steck Manufacturing



United States
Phone: 800-227-8325Fax: 937-222-6666
Contact: John Brillhttp://www.steckmfg.com
Categories: Hand Tools, Metal Finishing/Filling, Miscellaneous, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Repair, Shop Management & Operations, Welding Equipment & Products

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Steck Shaper Kit Brings Deformed Parts Back to Original Shape

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-07-2018

The Steck Panel Shaper Kit (20046) is an air-hammer-driven set that consists of three self-lubricating, nylon-reinforced heads that allow technicians to reach deep areas and bring deformed parts ...

Steck Manufacturing Co. Introduces Right Angle Sure Grip Trim Clip Plier

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-26-2017

Removing trim clips without breaking them is a challenge with ordinary pliers, especially in tight areas. But the hardened steel tapered end of the Right Angle Sure Grip Trim Clip Plier (part no. 21...

Steck Manufacturing Releases New Antenna Wrench II

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-02-2016

Removal of antennas on vehicles can become difficult, especially with the raised hood design that prevents many tools from allowing access to the bezel nut. The Antenna Wrench II works in conjunct...

Eliminate Corrosion Worries with Steck's New Light Toe Dolly Cover

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-22-2015

Steck Manufacturing Company's Soft Strike .625 Light Toe Dolly Cover is made from Buna rubber and allows you to transition from using body tools on steel to using the same body tools on aluminum witho...

Steck Aluminum Tools Now Ford Approved

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-26-2015

The Soft Strike Aluminum Conversion Kit (PN3500) allows the technician to protect their existing hammer and dollies by using Soft Strike Aluminum Covers to also work on aluminum body components. Finis...

Skin Window Openings Easily with Steck Manufacturing's New Skin Zipper2

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-14-2015

Steck Manufacturing's Skin Zipper2 (PN 21894) now allows you to reach tighter areas than the original Skin Zipper. The new air hammer-driven steel door skinning tool for the window flange opening is e...

Skin Doors in a Flash

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-06-2015

Steck Manufacturing's new air hammer-driven Al Skin Zipper door skinning tool is designed for any 1-millimeter aluminum skin and 1.5-millimeter door shell and is easily affordable for every auto body ...

Extract and Insert Self-Piercing Rivets with Ease

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-11-2015

Steck Manufacturing's new SPR Extraction Tool is a high-grade hardened steel frame with a ½-inch 20 Grade 8 hex bolt with hardened tip to push out a self-piercing rivet with a ¾-inch or 19 mm socket...

Prevent Cross-Contamination Between Steel and Aluminum

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-07-2014

Steck Manufacturing’s Aluminum Conversion Kit aims to prevent corrosion on aluminum components. The kit includes Soft Strike Rubber Dolly Body Covers and Dinging Spoon Cover, made from Buna rubber f...

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Steck Manufacturing Launches New Facebook Page

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-02-2012

Steck Manufacturing Company has launched its new Facebook page. Visitors who "Like" the page can view product photos and videos, stay updated on Steck news, find out what trade shows the company is at...

Larry Steck Remembered for Generous Spirit, Passion for Family Business

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-22-2008

Laurence D. “Larry” Steck, 56, vice president of Steck Manufacturing in Dayton, Ohio, passed away Friday, Oct. 17, due to complications from surgery at OSU Ross Heart Hospital in Columbus. Larr...

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Sunmight USA

14943 Desman Rd.
La Mirada CA 90638
United States
Fax: 714-952-1307Phone: 714-952-5020
Categories: Metal Finishing/Filling, Repair

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The CRC Line – Car System & Mass King

Categories: Detail Products & Cleaners, Masking Products, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Plastics & Plastic Repair

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The CRC Line Now Exclusive Importer of Car System Fillers and Putties

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-02-2017

The Car System brand from Vosschemie GmbH in Germany, Europe’s largest manufacturer of 2K polyester fillers and specializes in “start-to-finish” putties that can serve as both filler and putty...

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U.S. Chemical & Plastics

600 Nova Dr. SE
Massillon OH 44646
United States
Phone: 330-830-6000Fax: 330-830-6005
Contact: Laura Yerkeyhttp://www.uschem.com
Categories: Bedliners & Bedliner Franchises/Dealerships, Cleanup Products, Information, Training & Certification, Masking Products, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Prep & Surface Products, Profit Centers, Refinishing, Shop Management & Operations

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WG55 Takes High-Performance Lightweight Fillers to New Level

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-16-2015

WG55 White Gold Premium Filler is formulated using U.S. Chemical’s INVISIX Micro-Perfecting Surface Technology for fast mixing and spreading times while delivering an ultra-smooth surface. It se...

Bond Strong to Aluminum

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-25-2015

U.S. Chemical & Plastics' AG47 Lightweight GRIP Filler and Icing Lite Gold Finishing Glaze provide the strongest bond to aluminum. Laboratory testing, using Ford F-150 aluminum panels (6022T43 and...

Value-Sized Truck Bed Liner Kit

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-10-2008

U.S. Chemical & Plastics’ new Defender Epoxy Truck Bed Liner Kit is now available in a value-sized, two-gallon sprayable kit ideal for use on larger truck beds, agricultural, fleet and light...

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U.S. Chemical & Plastics Expands Product Line

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-23-2014

U.S. Chemical & Plastics (USC) has expanded its product line with the addition of several new primers, reducers and clearcoats. USC’s new coatings are designed to meet the needs of refinishers l...

U.S. Chemical & Plastics Receives President's 'E' Award for Exports

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-20-2013

U.S. Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank has presented U.S. Chemical & Plastics with the President’s “E” Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The “E” Awards are ...

U.S. Chemical Appoints Matt LaGuardia to Director – Business Development

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-04-2011

U.S. Chemical & Plastics, a division of Alco Industries and a leader in repair, refinish, appearance and maintenance products for the automotive aftermarket, has promoted Matt LaGuardia to directo...

New Website with Product and Tech Data

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-03-2008

U.S. Chemical & Plastics has launched USChem.com, a new website featuring easy access to vital product specifications and technical data. It provides users with extensive information (updated ...

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Abrasive Resource



US
Phone: 800-814-7358Fax: 877-586-0987
Categories: Metal Finishing/Filling, Repair

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AMH Canada Ltd.



US
Phone: 910-371-9313Fax: 910-371-9471

ArmaKleen Company



US
Fax: 609-497-7176
Categories: Metal Finishing/Filling, Prep & Surface Products, Refinishing, Repair

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