ABCT2545 Advanced Refinish

Course Description

The refinish process includes many procedures and products. This course will look at the steps necessary to complete a variety of basic refinish practices. From abrasives to undercoats and topcoats, students will cover a variety of subjects related to the refinish process. Emphasis will be put on spray gun setup, spray techniques, and product application.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Select appropriate materials according to the technical data
    sheets.
  • Perform proper mixing of refinish materials according to the technical
    data sheets.
  • Apply two and three stage paint according to manufacturer¿s
    standards.
  • Comprehend refinish material safety and environmental hazards
    (SDS).
  • Prepare plastic substrate for the refinish process in accordance with
    technical data sheets.
  • Identify differences between solvent and waterborne refinish
    materials.
  • Demonstrate safe shop operation practices.
  • Perform masking techniques.
  • Blend paint.
  • Use manufacturer's information to plot and tint colors.
  • Show proper paint gun set-up.

Prerequisite

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

4 credits: 2 lectures / presentations, 2 lab, 0 other