Thursday, June 14, 2018

Custom Harley Trikes

Tom York Body Shops is turning out some great looking trikes, building trikes to sell and doing custom conversions. Tom likes the new House of Kolor Shimrin 2 paint colors. What a great idea: Custom Colors for Custom Trikes. Find Tom York Body Shops on Facebook and come in to 66 Auto Color to pick out your House of Kolor paint!

House of Kolor Shimrin 2 Paint Colors

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Ready to Race?

Anthony D. is not only ready to race, he has been racing, in his 1989 Mustang 5.0 convertible.  Anthony used the Spray Max aerosols and painted his car, intake and trailer.  He said, "Thanks to your great products; I’ve been able to do all of this work in my driveway!"   

 Products used:
Spray Max 1K and 2K Paint  
Spray Max 2K High Gloss Clear Coat
 The colors are Ford 3R: Smoke Metallic Blue, Ford YX Titanium Frost, and Ford 9L Olympic White 

Thursday, May 17, 2018

1953 Studebaker #974 Land Speed Racer

What a rush (literally)!
J. Kimbrough, having fun on the salt flats with his 1953 Studebaker Land Speed Racer #974. 

J. Kimbrough used our BASF Limco Supreme Plus 2K Single Stage Paint.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

VW Beetle in Viper White

George Schissler, San Diego has done a fantastic job on his VW bug. It is summer fun ready in the Viper Bright White - 2K Single Stage Aerosol Paint.  He used 12 aerosols.  Wish I was there. I'd be begging for a ride!

Monday, April 23, 2018

1966 Triumph Tiger Cub 200 Sports Model Restoration

We are loving this bike.  Eric K. had this to say about his project:

It is a, "1966 Triumph Tiger Cub 200 Sports Model (Mountain Cub).  Restored and converted to Observed Trials “Pre-‘65” vintage competition trim.  The SprayMax system exceeded my wildest expectations.  Amazing, professional results out of a spray can!  Also, a huge “thank-you” to the folks at 66 Auto Color.  Super-fast response and shipping.  Could not be happier with the entire project."

Eric K. really gave the bike some "pop" with the House of Kolor Brandywine and Black. Great color choice!

Product used #1  SPM-3680003  SprayMax Etch Primer
Product used #3  SPM-KBC01      HOK-KBC-01 Brandywine - Aerosol
1966 Triumph Tiger Cub Before
1966 Triumph Tiger Cub 200 Sport - After Restoration

Friday, April 6, 2018

1935 Restored Chevy Coup - Bonus 1949 GM Pickup

1935 Chevy coup restored by L. Thurman.He used our Basf Limco Supreme Plus Black with spectacular results and saved money too. Look at that reflection!

Bonus:  L.Thurman's 1949 Chevy Pickup in Basf Supreme Plus Black 2k Single Stage.
Classic ride - Classic Color.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

1990 Mazda Miata V8 Rust Repair & Restoration

David Tibbitts is on his way to a great restoration on his 1990 Mazda Miata V8.  But first he had a bit of rust repair to do on "Old Blue" around the windshield.  The color is Mariner Blue, paint code DU.  He used the Spray Max 2K single-stage aerosol to finish the repair and it really turned out nice.Take a look.

If you don't stop the rust DEAD, it will continue to haunt you.  We suggest POR 15 Rust Preventative.

Friday, March 9, 2018

Accidents Happen - Fix It with Spray Max Aerosols

Honda Fit Rear-ended a Pickup Truck
We have had a tough winter throughout the U.S. and auto accidents are just another sign of the season.
B. Hendricks of Mason, OH, shows what can happen when you rear-end a pickup.

 B.Hendricks took his Honda Fit from "ouch!" to "wow!" with the Spray Max 2K aerosols. Well done!

(6) 2K Single-Stage Aerosols
(1) Aerosol Hand Grip

After Repair

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Custom Made Muffler Bench

John Brockman of Brockman's Muffler Shop in Joplin, Missouri, has come up with a creative way to use mufflers.  He has created seats and benches from mufflers and exhaust pipes.  We liked them so much, we decided to put one in our store at 66 Auto Color for customers to relax in while we mix their paint.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

1977 Kawasaki KZ650 in electric House of Kolor Stratto Blue

1977 Kawasaki KZ650
Bryan D, Wymore, NE, electrified this bike with House of Kolor Statto Blue and FX-34  blue pearl.
Check out the close-up picture - gorgeous.
Bryan gave the bike a sportier look by removing the fairing.  Well done!
Products used and quantities:
House of Kolor Stratto Blue 0434 (2)
Spray Max 2K Hight Gloss Glamour Clear Coat

Spray Max 2K paint - 2017 Dodge Challenger Destroyer Gray PDN

Before - Product: Spray Max 2K Single Stage Paint in Destroyer Gray Chrysler PDN

Michael L, of Pacifica, California's pictures of his before and after engine bay project.  The color he selected is 2017 Dodge Challenger PDN Destroyer Gray.  He ordered a total of 4 aerosols.

Thank you Michael!

 Products used and quantity:
Spray Max 2K aerosol -single stage paint in Chrysler code PDN

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Renovated Vintage Desk and Side Table

Renovated Vintage Desk and Side Table
Jeff W. of Cedar Park, Texas has turned an old "get that thing out of my house desk" and side table into a  "Vintage Desk" with classic appeal that would please anyone.  Be sure to check out the before pictures below.

Jeff used the following products:
Spray Max 2K Epoxy Primer Aerosol
Spray Max 2K Rapid Primer Aerosol
Gloss Black 2K Aerosol Paint
Viper White 2K Aerosol White

Before - Vintage Desk

Kawasaki Cafe Racer in Custom House of Kolor Aerosol

Alan J. of Johnstown, CO, proudly (with good reason) displays his Kawasaki Cafe Racer in a gorgeous green House of Kolor custom color. Wow!

Below are the products used and quantities

 TransNebulae HOK-S2-00-KK12-FX36 over Black  (2 aerosols)
Spray Max Rapid Primer 3680031 (2 aerosols)
Black Gloss Base Coat (2 aerosols)
Spray Max 2K High Gloss Glamour Clear Coat (2).

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Lowell Davis - Retro Police Car "Speed Trap" Project

Lowell Davis is up to it again, sharing his humor and talent in the Carthage area. The 1948 Ford Deluxe retro police car will be sitting in front of the Boots Motel along Route 66 in Carthage, Mo., as "speed trap." 66 Auto Color had the privilege of taking part in his latest project. Follow the link to see the full article.…/article_f1253b80-c307-5124-913…

Thursday, October 5, 2017

1985 Honda VF500F Interceptor - Like New Again

Looking at the before picture below, it is easy to see Bryan D., Wymore, NE did an excellent job on this 1985 Honda VF500F Interceptor.  It looks factory new.  Well done!

Below is a list of the products Bryan used and quantities:
Paint - Spray Max 1K Base Coat Aerosol - Honda Red R-124C (quantity 1)
Paint - Spray Max 1K Base Coat Aerosol - Honda Shasta White NH138 (quantity 1)
Spray Max 2K Urethane Clear Coat (quantity 1)

1972 Honda CB500 - Cafe Racer

1972 Honda CB500 converted to a very cool Cafe Racer.
The color choice really makes this one sleek!

This was submitted by P. Losacco, Gahanna, OH

He used the following products and amount used:

Spray Max Epoxy Primer (2)
2K Aerosol Paint - Turquoise (paint code RAL-5018) (2)

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

1974 Datsun 260Z - Back to Life - Via Spray Max 2K Aerosol Paint

Jason B., Vandergrift, PA.
1974 Datsun 260Z Leaf Green Poly 302 - After Restore
1974 Datsun - before restoration

 Jason B. - Vandergrift, PA is restoring a 1974 Datsun to the original color Leaf Green Poly (metallic). Jason did some good prep work with the etch primer and rapid primer.  On a paint job, what is underneath and how you sand will definitely make a difference in the final look.

Thanks, Jason, for the update.

Products and quantity used:
Spray Max Etch Primer (4)
Spray Max Rapid Primer (8)
Spray Max 2K Aerosol Paint - 1974 Datsun Leaf Green Poly code 302M  (18)

Saturday, September 16, 2017

FiberFab Valkyrie Kit Car - Finished Project

Adam, one of our Joplin customers, came in to our store and drove there in his finished FiberFab Valkyrie Kit Car.  It is on a MR2 Chassis and drivetrain.  Pretty clever, truly, one-of-a-kind, it looks great, and it looks like a lot of fun.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

1979 Moto Guzzi Motorcycle Make-Over

FYI - Here are some pics of my recent motorcycle paint project (1979 Moto Guzzi v50II custom):

- Final Wet sanding with 3000 and 5000 grit and Wizard matte finish spray

Looks awesome!

Thank you!

Tim D., Somerville, MA

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Black Diamond Metallic Paint - Looks Great!

Great product! Aerosol spray delivers pro finish - remember to use proper respiratory protection - will purchase again.

Pete - Maine

Products Used and Quantity Used:
 Black Diamond Metallic (4)
Spray Max 2K High Gloss Glamour Clear Coat
Spray Max Etch Primer (2)

Thanks, Pete, for the picture and the input.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Auto Paint Repair with Spray Max Base Coat

After - passenger side only

This repair was done by Les G., Sparkill, NY.  Les said both sides had body work and were repainted.  He said. "Each side of my car took 3 coats of 1k base and 2 coats of 2k clear coat. Each coat took one can. Turned out great. Very happy.
Les G., 

Before re-paint

 Products used and quantities:
Spray Max 1K Base Coat Aerosol Paint (6)
Spray Max 2K High Gloss Clear Coat Aerosol (4)

Thursday, August 3, 2017

1940 Ford Pickup

After a lot of hard work, 66 Auto Color's 1940 Ford is back on the road and looking good.  The previous owner had put a burgundy paint on it.  It is now sporting a Volvo color in solid dark blue.

Friday, July 21, 2017

Honda CL72 Scrambler Complete Restore and Paint

Marty in
Palos Verde Peninsula, CA, restored a Honda CL72 Scrambler, circa 1963.

As you can see from the before and after pictures there was a lot  of work involved.
He did a great job! 
Products used and quantity: