pantone-Minion-Yellow in PearlGlaze
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Pantone Minion Yellow

Apart from being a hit at the cinema’s, the Minions are splashing colour into many kitchens across the state. This hot yellow is actually Pantone 116C YELLOW. Based on the Minions from Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me global film franchise, including the upcoming prequel Minions, PANTONE Minion Yellow is an illuminating, energetic, friendly […]

Radix Automotive Refinishing Solutions
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Radex Automotive Refinishing Products

Radex is a expert in automotive refinishing products, including buffing & polishing, masking & protecting, sand papers, underbody coatings and more. To ensure their products can meet our needs, we visited them in Rega and joined a long process of testing their best products. We spent a day with their technicians learning how to carry […]

Caring for your Brushes
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Caring for your Brushes

HOW TO USE A PAINT BRUSH Flick the brush bristle back and forth before use to remove dust and any loose bristle. Then wash in warm soapy water before commencing work. The brush will also perform better if it left in water for 3 to 5 minutes before commencing painting. This soaking will thoroughly moisten […]

Pd-Air Dust Extractor Range
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PdAir Dust Extractor Range

Because you’d rather spend your time making sawdust instead of cleaning it up. Dust control shouldn’t be an afterthought when it can save you time, increase your efficiency, improve your work, and even create happy and loyal customers. Whether you’re working in the shop or on a jobsite, a good dust extraction system should start […]

Evic Group Safety Data Sheets
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Evic Group Safety Data Sheets

Make sure you keep up-to-date with all of our Safety Data Sheets. Safety Data Sheet (SDS), previously called a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), are documents that provide information on the properties of hazardous chemicals and how they affect health and safety in the workplace. For example an SDS includes information on: the identity of […]

Compounding Tricks of the Trade
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Compounding – “Tricks of the Trade”

1. Why do de-nib marks reappear after compounding? Generally there are several reasons. Firstly when de-nibbing fresh topcoats, the de-nibbing operation disturbs the surface and allows solvents to escape which can cause shrinkage and localised gloss drop. Therefore it is best to wait several hours after de-nibbing before compounding. Even when the paint manufacturer’s recommended […]

The new XpressTint
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Incredibly Powerful and Simple Colour Creation

The new XpressTint is a specialised tinting system designed to provide outstanding repeatability in colour matching for those customers who want to “make their own”. Based on Evic’s own range of lead-free industrial tinters and concentrates, the range consists of 8 High Strength Tinters, 6 Colour Base Concentrates, 8 Low Strength Tinters and Base Additive. […]

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Helios Automotive Paint

Mobihel – Advanced Car Refinishing Helios Group was founded in 1924 and has become one of the world leading producers of automotive and industrial coatings. From its very beginning, Helios has been at the forefront of developments in the coatings industry, keeping pace with those made by the large global manufacturers. The recent introduction of […]