SCRS Repairer Driven Education: Choosing a Clearcoat is not so Clear: Helping You Understand Your Choices (FREE3)

November 2, 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Las Vegas Convention Center, Upper North Hall, N241

Repairer Driven Education, RDE, SCRS, SEMA Show

SCRS REPAIRER DRIVEN EDUCATION (RDE) series will feature seminar offerings. Each of the courses has been individually selected or crafted by SCRS because the content specifically focuses on issues and information that are relevant to collision repair professionals operating in today’s marketplace, and appeals to the diverse array of marketplace perspectives that exist within the collision repair industry.

FREE3 - Choosing a Clearcoat is not so Clear: Helping You Understand Your Choices

Whether you work in a high-volume production-oriented collision repair facility, or a custom-focused restoration business, choosing the right clear coat for your work is critical.  This class will help you understand the differences between the offerings and ensure you choose the right one for your job. Are you performing an overall paint job or a more isolated repair? Looking to replicate factory refinish, or prepping for a custom car show? Or are you refinishing a custom creation, or fixing damage on a new vehicle under factory warranty? Whatever your objective, your choice of clearcoat is an important factor in your expected result. Furthermore, the clearcoat serves and integral role in the refinish process, and understanding how to produce a final job that will meet the consumer’s expectation and qualify for a lifetime refinish warranty is critical.
Three outcomes an attendee will experience after participating
1.      An understanding of how chemistry affects the physical properties of a clearcoat
2.      What do glamour, speed, and general purpose mean?
3.      Why is film build critical to the long term performance of a clearcoat, and things that can impact longevity?