Dec 14, 2017
In this video, we will review the PPG recommended process for repairing translucent colors with the Aquabase® Plus waterborne refinish system.
Many OEM colors are considered to be translucent, providing a cleaner, more vibrant look than older technology pigmentation. In this video, we will review the PPG recommended process for repairing translucent colors with the Aquabase® Plus waterborne refinish system.
It is very important to understand the impact of spectral grays on your final color when working with translucent colors. The pigments used to formulate these type colors must be transparent to keep their vibrancy. When you try to paint a color like this in 1.5 coats or to full hiding, you lose clarity and color match. This demonstration will show the benefits of using a blended edge underneath a translucent color versus the defined edge of a sanded primer alone.
Measuring viscosity allows you to always know how your paint is going to spray before you walk into the booth and achieve the same beautiful result every time.
Designed to simplify the plastic refinish preparation process and deliver superior adhesion to all common automotive plastic substrates, the three products in this system work together to create a permanent bond between the plastic and the paint.
Learn how to perform a proper repair on some of today’s highly chromatic, translucent colors and finishes.