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

Firestone Tire & Service Centers
(843) 448-3153
613 N Kings Hwy
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Firestone Complete Auto Care
(843) 448-3153
613 N Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Alignment Repair,Brake Repair,Retail Tire

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

East Coast Body Works
(843) 448-2088
1400 Cannon Road
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Alignment Repair,Auto Glass Repair,Paintless Dent Repair,Truck Auto Body

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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World Tour Golf Links
(843) 236-2000
2000 World Tour Boulevard
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Electric Car Repair

Quick Lane Tire and Auto Center
(843) 839-8137
825 Jason Boulevard
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Oil Change and Lube

A and T Removal Service
(843) 385-2512
2420 EMORY RD lot, #8
MYRTLE BEACH, SC
Services
Cylinder and Block Repair

Domestic Appliance
(843) 293-7700
4506 Poinsett Street
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Truck Detailing

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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.

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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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