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

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arcing the spray gun

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The action of turning the wrist or elbow at the end of each pass of paint while doing blends or panel repair. This causes a lighter application of paint at each end of the ...

American National Standards Institutes (ANSI)

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A privately funded, voluntary membership organization that identifies industrial and public need for national consensus standards and coordinates their development. Many ANSI ...


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An electrollic surface treatment for aluminum which builds up an aluminum oxide coating to provide better adhesion.

anionic electro deposition

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One of the electro coating (E-coat) methods in which the body is charged positively and the paint negatively. Frequently used OEM primer application.

ambient temperature

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Temperature of the air surrounding an object.


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Usual or surrounding conditions.

aluminum oxide

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Sharp and hard abrasive.