BASF launches Color Advance Boosters

BASF's Color Advance Boosters are available in over 1,500 colours and more will be added.

Mississauga, Ontario — April 5, 2016 — BASF has introduced Color Advance Boosters for its Glasurit 90 Line brand. According to BASF, what a turbocharger does for engine power is comparable to what the Color Advance concentrates do for the hiding power of Glasurit 90 Line. The new water based formulation contains concentrated pigments. According […]

Ingersoll Rand introduces IQV12 Series G1621 Polisher/Sander

The Ingersoll Rand IQV12 Polisher/Sander.

Davidson, North Carolina — April 5, 2016 — Ingersoll Rand has introduced the IQV12 Series G1621 Polisher/Sander, a cordless multi-purpose solution that allows automotive technicians to prepare and finish multiple types of surfaces in tight spaces. The electric tool features a two-speed gearbox for sanding and polishing a variety of surfaces, from sanding brake rotors […]

Jack Tellian mentors the next generation at KKT Auto Collision

Two co-op students from Markville Secondary School working in the paint booth at KKT Auto Collision. INSET: Owner/operator Jack Tellian is a strong believer in encouraging the next generation.

By Jeff Sanford Markham, Ontario — April 5, 2016 — A long-standing issue in the collision repair industry has been the lack of trained technicians. Instilling the knowledge of how to repair cars after an accident has to be a priority if body shops are going to continue to be viable. Arguably, few in the […]