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

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Automotive; Automotive paint

When paint cracks into large segments resembling alligator skin. Similar to "cracking, crazing or checking."

airless spray

Automotive; Automotive paint

A system of applying paint in which the paint, under high pressure, is passed through a nozzle and broken into droplets (atomized) when it enters the lower pressure region outside ...

air supplied respirator

Automotive; Automotive paint

A respirator that provides safe breathing air to a painter while working with paints. The air supply provides not only breathing air but positive pressure on the edges of the mask ...

air storage tank

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 ...

air pressure drop

Automotive; Automotive paint

Is the amount that the air pressure drops between the compressor and the tool being used. This drop is usually a brought about and determined by the initial pressure of the air ...


Automotive; Automotive paint

The attachment between two surfaces or coatings i.e. the primer improves the adhesion of the paint to the surface.

air brush

Automotive; Automotive paint

A very small spray gun used for spraying smaller areas as in custom painting artwork and pin striping.