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The Equalizer® Raptor™ is the world’s best auto glass removal tool designed to save auto glass without damage to the pinchweld or paint and can be used with wire or reusable cord to remove all types of auto glass. The Equalizer® Raptor™ features our AirForce™ Technology that improves the power of the vacuum cup and eliminates the need for manual pumping, creating a quick and completely secure seal to the glass so the Raptor™ stays in place and resists sliding on the toughest removals. The Equalizer® Raptor™ is the preferred method for R&I’s which saves cycle time by doing the job yourself and increases profits by keeping the labor in shop.

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Latest innovation in 3D Measuring, no calibrations, no setups, no extensions, no lasers, no targets, just point and measure, optical IR system, highly accurate and quick. Fast payback on investment. Get 3D reports for estimates and repairs in seconds. System uses Mitchell data. Training included.

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Miguel Perez
works for Extreme Performance, and a division of that shop called Extreme Paint Shop. Miguel has used multiple guns in the past and wanted to try something better. Years ago a shop he was at used SATA, wanting to try them, he was impressed, and started spraying with SATA, they work better for him and the way he paints. With SATA/Dan-Am Company he gets great customer service, he likes that he can talk directly to someone who can help answer any questions he may have. He likes that SATA offers so many different tools for every aspect of the collision repair industry.

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This short video covers the three main best practices for PPG's waterborne paint: equipment care, product use and correct application.

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Jeremy Winters explains why he will only use SATA. When he first started using SATA he noticed a difference in the stuff he was painting, everything looked a lot better. SATA spray guns fit the way he sprays, and they are comfortable in the hand and easy to clean. When doing multiple projects every day he needs equipment that is going to hold up and he gets that with SATA. To be able to call up Dan-Am Company and get actual answers or help on a product, trouble shooting, anything, the Dan-Am team is there to help. And that is why he will always use SATA.

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What’s the biggest benefit of 3M™ Cubitron™ II abrasives? Time saved. Watch this fun head to head competition to see what we mean. What will you do with the time and money you save?

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Revolutionary: The X-nozzles are taking atomization to a whole new level.

Noticeably quieter: Whispering nozzle™ due to optimized air flow geometry, reduced noise level in the relevant sound frequency ranges.

Individual: Matches each application requirement, such as specific characteristics of the paint system, climatic conditions and application method (application speed/application control).

Precise: Optimized material distribution for enhanced spraying uniformity and atomization with both spray fan shapes.

Low maintenance: No air distribution insert required, thus also ensuring a much easier and faster cleaning process.

Consistent: Constant fan size across the entire nozzle spectrum (within the range of each respective atomization technology) with linear increases of the material flow rate. 

Efficient: The optimized atomization concept enables to realize considerable material savings using the same application method as before.

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Satajet X 5500


The StaticZap (Part # DF-EZAP) from Dent Fix Equipment is an anti-static device that keeps the surface clean during the paint process to avoid unnecessary reworking and buffing, saving both time and money.
Static attracts dust and unwanted particles, making it very difficult to keep surfaces clean and causing blemishes in the paint’s finish and other work surfaces. It’s absolutely essential to eliminate static from the environment—at every stage of painting—in order to avoid costly reworking.

The StaticZap incorporates the efficiency and power of an air amplifier with the proven technology of corona ionization to produce a highly effective anti-static blow-off gun. Perform the anti-static blow off before starting and at every stage in the painting process to eliminate fisheyes and produce a finish that looks like glass.

The two-minute anti-static process will help reduce the time needed for wet sanding and buffing which saves time on prep work and also cuts down on labor and materials.

The Kit includes a lightweight, durable gun, rechargeable lithium ion battery, two emitter pins, and safety keys.

Link to Purchase: http://bit.ly/DentFixStaticZAP
Phone: 310-349-1940
Email: info@dentfix.com

To ensure good adhesion over a bare plastic substrate requires that it be cleaned properly and coated with adhesion promoter before application of an undercoat. This standard operating procedure (SOP) covers using PPG’s National Rule VOC system for preparing unprimed plastic. The system features four essential products from PPG's OneChoice® line of specialty products: SU4901 Clean and Scuff Sponge, SU4902 Plastic Adhesion Wipe, SU4903 Advanced Plastic Bond — also available as an aerosol, product code SUA4903 — and SXA103 Multiprep Cleaner.

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The very first Maverick of Color to represent the Matrix Automotive Finishes brand, Ryan Evans of Count’s Kustoms, talks what it takes to be a Maverick in the custom world and in collision repair. And, he shares his opinion of who was chosen for 2019. Congratulations Lonny Speer of Las Vegas’s Count’s Kustoms, Jason Vander Woude of NSD Paintwerks in Lynwood, Illinois, and Bill “Elvis” Stull of Kuzin’s Kustoms Paint & Body in Custer, WI.

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