Content Verification: Estimated Release Date: Closed Proposed Resolution: MOTOR stated: According to the “Guide to Estimating: Basic Color Coat Application,” Masking operation is defined as either Not Included or Included, as follows. Included: • Mask adjacent panels (3-foot perimeter). • Mask/close gap between adjacent panels up to foam tape (over spray) • Mask glass opening. • Mask/protect grille radiator opening (over spray) Does Not Include: • Cover / mask engine/compartment to prevent overspray • Cover / mask entire exterior of vehicle to prevent overspray damage. • Cover / mask for prime and block. • Cover / mask for cut-in. • Cover / mask recessed edges/jambs. • Cover / mask trunk/compartment to prevent overspray. • Cover / mask interior of vehicle to prevent overspray damage. Additional response from CCC/MOTORS Per MOTOR this falls under - Not Included operations, Cover / mask interior of vehicle to prevent overspray damage. <img src="https://degweb.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Mask_Jambs-1.jpg">
Inquiry Type: Refinish Operations
Area of Vehicle: Pillars, Rocker And Floor
Issue Summary: when refinishing the aperture is mask openings included in the refinish time? attached is a picture of masking the door openings. Please define if this process is Included or NOT included.
Special Labor or Material Considerations:
Estimated Part Surface Area: square inches
Suggested Action: Need to know if this is included