Cost-saving paint preparation system

3M Paint Preparation System (PPS) for automotives slashes paint and solvent usage by 25% while significantly reducing process time, says press release.

The efficacy of the system was demonstrated to technical staff at the Orugodawatte Workshop of United Motors Limited by Krishna Kumar,, Technical Service Engineer, 3M Asia Pacific who was in Sri Lanka recently.

Mehraj Sally, Division Manager, 3M Automotive Aftermarket Division said the 3M PPS System saves on the amount of paint, filters and solvents used for gun wash and cut down on the cleaning time needed for each paint job. We believe a 70% saving on cleaning solvents alone could be achieved," said sally.

Some of the products that 3M Automotive Division has already introduced to the Sri Lankan market are 3M Car Care, 3M Dry Sanding System, 3M Windscreen replacement Adhesives and 3M Masking Systems.