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  • 6:12

    Masterclass on Masking Materials

    This video will help you avoid the pitfalls of classic car resprays and bodywork by giving you the knowledge only professionals can have on what types of materials you can use for different applications when masking up ahead of respraying your classic car. From masking paper and polythene to the various masking tapes, Michael Coman... Read more »

  • 7:16

    Professional Masking Techniques for Localised Paint Repairs

    Masking is a crucial skill to master when respraying classic car bodywork. In this video tutorial you will see how to effectively degrease and mask off an area of a classic car panel for paint repair. Michael will show you the types of tape and paper to use and how, along with some clever tricks... Read more »

  • 5:02

    A Masterclass on Masking Arches and Apertures for Painting

    When you respray a classic car to repair paintwork or change its colour, door apertures and wheel arches can be tricky things to mask off. In this video tutorial Michael shows you the professional bodyshop techniques so you can achieve the best bodywork repairs possible on your classic car. He’ll demonstrate the best way to... Read more »

  • 8:57

    A Masterclass on Masking Windscreens, Windows and Trim for Paint

    It is not always possible to remove a windscreen when respraying a classic car and they can be one of the most difficult areas to protect from overspray by masking. In this video tutorial Michael Coman will show you how to do it with some clever tricks of the trade to help you achieve the... Read more »

  • 6:17

    How to Identify and Treat Paint Faults in Existing Paintwork

    In this how to video, Michael Coman will help you to understand what causes each different type of paint fault in classic car bodywork in order to help you choose the correct method of preparation and repair for your classic car’s paint. Some faults require only minor surface preparation, whilst others require extensive treatment, often... Read more »

  • 8:43

    How to Choose the Right Paint System for a Bare Metal Respray

    From cellulose to clear over base coat, acrylic and two pack, the variety of classic car paint systems and their applications can be daunting. In this tutorial video Michael shows you how to identify different paint systems. He will help you understand the equipment required and the individual properties of each type of paint to... Read more »

  • 3:36

    What You Need to Mix Paint for Classic Cars Properly

    Mixing paint properly is crucial to achieving a good standard of finish when preparing and painting your classic car restoration project. In this video, Michael not only teaches you how to mix classic car paint properly, but he’ll also show you how to read and understand the manufacturers technical specification sheets. This tutorial video covers... Read more »

  • 13:01

    How to Identify Existing Paint and Primer Types Before Spray Painting Your Classic Car

    When painting a classic car it is essential to identify which type of existing paint or primer is already on your car or repair panel in order to choose the right type of primer, paint and preparation method. In this tutorial video, Michael will show you exactly what you need to know in order to... Read more »

  • 8:44

    Guide to Abrasives for Paint Preparation

    The secret to stunning paintwork when respraying a classic car is in the preparation. With such a baffling array of abrasive tools, papers and materials on the market, Michael will teach you in this video tutorial all you need to know to cut through the hype and choose the right equipment. He explores the various... Read more »