Pinstriping Possibilities Myrtle Beach SC

Your techs don't need the artistic skills of Picasso to repair or create pinstriping patterns. With a small investment in tools and supplies, they can accent customers' vehicles - and your bottom line.

Hector's Truck & Trailer Auto Repair
(843) 419-7674
5700 South Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Air Conditioning/Heating, Alignment, Alternator, Battery, Belts & Hoses, Catalytic Converter, Clutch Cylinder, Cooling System, Diagnostics, Drive Belt, Electrical System, Exhaust Systems, Filters & Fluids, Fuel Injector, Fuel Pump, Fuel System, Head Gasket, Headlight/Headlamp, High Performance Service, Ignition, Inspection, Muffler, Oil Pan, Oil Pump, Oxygen Sensor, Parts, Radiator, Restoration Service, Shocks & Struts, Spark Plugs, Starter, Thermostat, Timing Belt, Tune-Up, Water Pump, Window M
Service Types and Repair
Acura, Aston Martin, Audi, Auto Clutch, Auto Drivetrain, Auto Engine, Auto Interior, Auto, Bentley, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Classic Car, Diesel Engine, Dodge, Emergency Auto, Exotic Car, Fiat, Ford, GMC, Harley Davidson, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Lotus, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, Mitsubishi, Motorcycle/ATV, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Porsche, RV/Bus, Saab, Saturn, Small Engine, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Truck, Volkswagen, Volvo

Tire Town
(843) 448-5044
306 N Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Alignment Repair,Engine Repair,Truck Auto Body

Sign A Rama
(843) 444-5544
314 N Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Truck Lettering

Napa Auto Parts
(843) 448-5191
900 Highway 501
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Auto Parts, Car Washes, Car Detailing

Tire Town Warehouse
(843) 448-7030
764 Commerce Place
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Retail Tire

Collision Inc
(843) 399-7110, 001-2004
1511 Absco Drive
Longs, SC
Certifications
Blue Seal Certified
Membership Organizations
National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

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Precision Tune Auto Care of Myrtle Beach
(843) 236-3889
150 Rodeo Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Oil Change and Lube,Auto Inspection,Auto Repair,Brake Repair

Low Country Harley Davidson
(843) 903-5555
3669 Highway 17 Bypass South
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Motorcycle Fabrication,Motorcycle Repair

Sun Buggies LLC
(843) 236-1903
160 Rodeo Drive, # B
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Motorcycle Fabrication

HadwinWhitePontiacBuickGmc TrucksSubaru Inc
(843) 448-2376
2325 Highway 501
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Auto Repair

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Pinstriping Possibilities

Your techs don't need the artistic skills of Picasso to repair or create pinstriping patterns. With a small investment in tools and supplies, they can accent customers' vehicles - and your bottom line.

By Bob Leone
9/1/1999

Today's collision repair shop has never had a bigger opportunity to pick up work by delving into the artistic side of vehicle appearance. Vinyl art, computer-produced graphics, paint-on murals and, especially, pinstriping are sought after by consumers in every age and car-buying bracket.

New, exotic, deep-sheen pearls as well as other "glamour" finish systems are dazzling today's consumers. And even with today's high-tech colors and wacky finishes, pinstriping remains a constant element. And why not? It's a simple and inexpensive way for vehicle owners to accessorize and set their glamour finish apart from the next guy's.

But just how does pinstriping accent your shop's bottom line? Becoming proficient with any or all of the pinstriping techniques out there can spell profits almost immediately with very little investment.

Stencil Tape
Today, air-brush guys with the talent that custom painters had years ago are tough to come by. (If your shop has such a commercial-art type, count your blessings.) Junior college and vocational art programs tied to many community colleges can sometimes take an automotive paint technician and teach him the fine points of air-brush technique, but gaining the expertise necessary to free-hand work takes...

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