Masking tape is the most common choice to protect one area from paint without bleeding or to set masking film. But if you need crisp and thin lines for your paint, or you have to decorate it by hand, a body shop masking tape is what you want.
Not every tape works the same, follow our suggestions to get the perfect body shop masking tape. In this article you will find:
You know that sometimes things can get really serious in body shops. The first item you must keep by your side is definitely a high performance body shop masking tape. We suggest you to use Q1® High Performance Masking Tape if you are looking for a product able to resist even the most critical jobs, because:
In a body shop, much of the masking work consists of following all the curves of the car body and dressing it like a glove with masking tapes, paper and film. Use Q1® Premium Masking Tape if you are looking for a good quality product, with easy tear and conformability. This automotive masking tape can be applied to any vehicle surface and provides several benefits:
To complete the range of masking tapes in your body shop, you will also need some products that are specifically designed to mask all those tiny gaps and curves that make you go nuts. Here you are two tapes that will make your job so much easier.
The ideal masking solution for reducing masking time around doors, tailgates and other vehicle access points. In other words, a real lifesaver in a professional body shop. This quick, performance-engineered solution to seal openings:
This trim masking tape is pre-cut every 38mm, allowing tearing it in short stripes that easily fit into the gaps of trim mouldings. It is designed to facilitate situations like masking inset door handles, windscreen, side mouldings, taillight, sidelight and headlight units, part of the daily life in a body shop. Among its plus points:
Now that you know exactly which masking tapes are right for each situation, go and get them!
Keeping excellent masking products in your shop means selling efficiency and high productivity to your customers. Join the Q1® family to watch your business grow.