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

Myrtle Beach Harley Davidson
(843) 236-5555
4628 Factory Stores Boulevard, #B240
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Motorcycle Fabrication,Motorcycle Repair

Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center
(843) 839-9199
1329 Us-501
Myrtle Beach, SC
Hours
Mon-Fri :8AM - 5PM
Sat:10AM - 12PM
Sun:Closed

Diamond Graphics and Signs
(843) 236-2483
3926 Wesley Street, # 203
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Truck Lettering

Sears Tire and Auto Center
(843) 443-6595
1100 Coastal Grand Circle
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Brake Repair,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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Napa Auto Parts
(843) 448-5191
900 Highway 501
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Auto Parts, Car Washes, Car Detailing

Tads Transmissions
(843) 626-6451
485 Piedmont Avenue
Myrtle Beach, SC
 
Dicks Pawn Shop
(843) 236-7735
4765 Highway 501
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Audio and Video Installation

Central Transmissions
(843) 445-6000
1108 Legion St, Buisness 17 & 12th Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Auto Repair,Clutch Repair,Transmission 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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