Axalta, Author at BodyShop Business
Color Match Challenges and Solutions

One of the latest trends in the automotive industry is a rivalry among suppliers to develop the most complicated colors. Unfortunately, the range of challenging colors today is already so extensive, and the situation does not appear to be improving. The challenges begin when automakers choose a color and begin processing vehicles in different plants

Use Less, Make More in the Paint Shop

One of the challenges we face every day is how can we be more competitive in the marketplace. Collision Centers must be efficient and profitable if they want to remain in the game long term. It is critical that we identify the steps to becoming more efficient by using less to make more money. Step

Does Compressed Air Affect Color Match?

Compressed air delivered to a spray gun through an air hose can be compared to a water hose delivering water. When painting a vehicle, there is a need to have enough to break up the paint (atomize) into small droplets – but not too small. It needs to be enough to create a fan pattern