ABCT1541 Advanced and Custom Refinishing

Course Description

This course will explore various techniques of advanced refinishing such as: tinting, blending, masking, and tri-stage color application. Students will use a variety of types of refinishing equipment and materials to produce let-down panels spray tri-stage paints and have the opportunity to design, mask, and spray custom designed panels of their own.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • identify various masking techniques
  • discuss tinting and blending on a variety of paints and colors
  • identify problems associated with tri-stage and mica paints and applications
  • identify and comply with personal safety practices
  • apply tri-stage and custom finish materials
  • identify paint gun types, set-up, and variations
  • discuss paint mixing and spraying considerations


Please see eServices for section availability and current pre-req/test score requirements for this course.

2 credits: 1 lecture / presentation, 1 lab, 0 other