Aluminum Repair Stations from Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) are flexible, effective solutions for the isolation of aluminum repair processes. A dedicated environment for aluminum repairs is essential to protect your employees and prevent contamination from compromising the repair. Three models of Aluminum Repair Stations are available to meet the cost and space restrictions of all types of shops.
For their new body shop, Olson Tire & Auto Service added a custom Side-Load Finishing System from Global Finishing Solutions (GFS), complete with an Ultra XD Paint Booth, dual-bay Ultra XD CTOF, Aluminum Repair Station and Ultra XD Paint Mix Room. GFS and Chassis Liner Supply collaborated to provide a product with the performance that the customer expected.
Compared to repairs on conventional steel-bodied vehicles, aluminum repair work requires specialized equipment and additional training for technicians. This presents the possibility of new challenges for the collision repair industry, with more aluminum-bodied vehicles expected to enter the market as automakers try to meet the government’s fuel economy targets.