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Moortown Motors, paint

Moortown Motors, paint
1962. View shows a car in the paint shop of Moortown Motors on Regent Street. This car is having a roof repainted and a blend on the right front fender. Newspaper covers the rest of the car to protect it from any paint splashes. Photograph courtesy of Don Smith, who was manager of the paint shop at the time.

User Comments:

Don Smith

The reason this car is covered with newsprint is that the paint shop had run out of masking paper. The car is in the drier were it will stay for 45 min for the curing process after it has coold off the blend on the front fender will be polished with a lambs wool buffer and Brasso.




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