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NORTON SAINT-GOBAIN A RENEWED FOCUS

As one of the leading manufacturers in the automotive refinishing sector, Norton is committed to the manufacturing and distribution of a wide range of non-paint products for the professional body shop. The combination of high quality products, vast experience and...

PASSION FOR SPEED

T he Zwartkops race track outside Pretoria once again played host to a record race car entry with a packed spectator contingent.  All out were 66 pre-production cars along with little giants and the hotly contested and legendary big...

PPG’S ANSWER FOR “RUBY RED” REPAIRS

PPG brings OEM expertise to Refinish with the launch of D8199 Deltron® Vivid Red for ‘Ruby Red’ repairs. This new concentrate from PPG has been manufactured using the latest developments in colour technology and contains a special pigment that gives...

PPG’S ENERGY SAVING TIPS FOR THE BODYSHOP

Over the last few years energy costs have slowly been increasing and there appears to be no sign of this stopping. Therefore, the importance of energy saving in the body shop has never been more important. PPG’s technical team...

RAGE ULTRA BODY FILLER FROM EVERCOAT

ITW Evercoat, the number one brand of body filler and putty for collision repair professionals in the United States is pleased to announce that their products are now available through SIB, a leading distributor of automotive paint and repair...

REPAIR SOLUTIONS CONFERENCE

A National Repair Solutions conference drew many key body shop members to a recent one day conference held in Johannesburg. The conference, convened by Aleeshen Kisten, had a number of keynote speakers in attendance as the Repair Solutions concern...

ROLLS ROYCES TAKES PAINT TO A WHOLE NEW LEVEL

When Chinese entrepreneur Stephan Jung ordered a fleet of 30 Rolls-Royce Phantoms three years ago for his planned luxury hotel, The 13 in Macau, it was the biggest single order ever placed with Rolls-Royce. Stephan Hung wasn’t done with...

STARCKE 747 ORBITAL SANDING WITH AFTERBURNER

Boost your orbital sanding operation by using STARCKE’s 747 range. It provides a uniform fine finish before painting or lacquering and uses a high-quality abrasive grain for a high stock removal rate. It is made from aluminium oxide  and...