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Dealing with vehicles or machines used for travel or motion, especially cars.

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Automotive; Automotive paint

Undercoat staining through the top coat.

base coat (BC)

Automotive; Automotive paint

The two step process for applying the color first then the shine in the form of the clear coat.

air storage receiver

Automotive; Automotive paint

The air from the compressor is usually pumped into a vessel that holds the air ready for use. The size of this tank is important when the use of the air is beyond the capacity ...

back sanding

Automotive; Automotive paint

Technique of sanding a surface to taper the paint film away from the metal repaired area. Also known as feathering.


Automotive; Automotive paint

When a paint or other liquid is broken into small droplets allowing for even distribution through a spraying process.

aspiration hazard

Automotive; Automotive paint

The danger of drawing material into the lungs, leading t inflammatory response.


Automotive; Automotive paint

A type of solvent based on benzene ring molecules. Aromatics are often used as diluents. Example are benzene, xylene, and toluene.