Spray Finishing with Jeff Jewitt

All craftsmen have their methods and techniques for achieving the same end result. In this course, finishing guru, Jeff Jewitt of Homestead Finishing Products, shows how he gets that professional quality gloss lacquer finish in his shop. Jeff literally wrote the book on spray finishing and offers many tips in this course.

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About This Course

Welcome to the Robert O’Brien Online Spray Finishing Course. This course, filmed and presented by Jeff Jewitt of Homestead Finishing Products, will teach you everything you need to know to do a professional sprayed finish on your guitar. Jeff literally wrote the book on Spray Finishing and in this video course shares his knowledge and experience on how to master a factory quality sprayed finish. In the video course Jeff demonstrates the process using lacquer as a finish but the tips and techniques presented here can be applied to a variety of sprayed finishes. Everything from surface preparation to final buffing to a high gloss is covered. Jeff demonstrates how to do this by hand and by using power tools.

Finishing has always been a tedious process for us luthiers. Follow along as Jeff demystifies the entire finishing process making it much easier for you to achieve the same results. The course was filmed in High Definition and contains 3 hours of quality video instructions with all the ins and outs of how to do a professional sprayed finish.

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It has never been easier to learn how to do a professional quality sprayed finish. Happy Finishing!

Spray Finishing with Jeff Jewitt
2:59:22
Lesson 1: Intro and Surface Prep 25:19
Lesson 2: Introduction to Finishing Materials & Tools 4:18
Lesson 3: Sealing 12:40
Lesson 4: Filling the Grain 8:39
Lesson 5: Adding Color (Optional) 6:13
Lesson 6: Gloss Topcoats 7:35
Lesson 7: A Few Small Repairs 7:44
Lesson 8: Sanding Back 14:39
Lesson 9: Spraying Final Coats 7:47
Lesson 10: Wet-Sanding Level 29:33
Lesson 11: Polishing - Buffing to Gloss 39:46
Lesson 12: Repairing Wet-Sanding and Buffer Mistakes 7:11
Lesson 13: Final Thoughts 5:35