Originally Posted by offshoredrillin
i've been painting in the collision biz 15+ years , how can you not tell a panel has been blended? we remove all hardware and belt mldgs etc. i'd have to say, i can easily tell if vehicle has been repaired , paint work ,etc , the easiest way to tell is base color texture , very hard to duplicte 100% , i.e.- base is grain heavy- grain fine , etc , clear texture. for a trained , certified professional , (like myself) very easy to pick out.