Body Work

Start with 100

Start with 100

When block sanding polyester primer, 100 grit on True Blox is the perfect way to start sanding. Why? Polyester is a hard surface to sand, usually ...

Being Inspired

Being Inspired

The goal is to always do as great of work possible, and always find out ways to improve. Often times there’s limitations, like time or budget, but ...

Blocking Across Panels

Blocking Across Panels

A trademark of really nice body work is completely flush body panels. There’s a great way to make sure the panels stay flush as you block sand acro...

How Much Pressure

How Much Pressure

How much pressure should be used when block sanding? The simple answer is just enough to hold the sanding block against the panel and sand with it....

When to Stop Sanding

When to Stop Sanding

When block sanding polyester primer, how do you know when to stop sanding?  The point of polyester primer is to help straighten the body work, fill...

How Sanding Blox Work

How Sanding Blox Work

When exceptionally great body work is the goal, everything becomes important, especially the sanding blocks. The purpose of a sanding block is to b...

Gaps: all the steps

Gaps: all the steps

Precise gaps are a crucial part of doing great body work. The way panels fit and flow together can make or break the look of a car, and at best can...

Choose the Right Block

Choose the Right Block

True Blox are a different kind of block.  Almost all other sanding blocks in the past were basically the same, there were only a couple of them, an...

Key Steps

Key Steps

There is a proven process to the body work process. While each project might be slightly unique, there is still a general process to follow. Here a...

Final Sanding

Final Sanding

In an ideal case, a car can get body worked, primed with polyester primer, and then blocked out with 100, 220 & 400 grits. 400 grit dry sandpap...

Using Epoxy

Using Epoxy

There's always a big question of what to do with bare metal when restoring a car.  One of the options is to seal it with epoxy primer.  Epoxy is ca...

Final Sanding

Final Sanding

As great as True Blox work, you still have to switch to a different block for the final sanding step.  To block sand polyester, the most efficient ...