Granite Belt Body Works has 5 double bay work spaces consisting of a Panel shop and a paint shop. The facility is structured to be open, clean, tidy and have an easy flow to minimise downtime, ensuring a high-quality job is done on all repairs and paintwork within the allocated time frame.
The workshop area comprises of:
inverter welder for reproducing accurate factory welds on advanced strength steels
advanced facilities for triple layered pearl colour matching systems
slab pulling jig frames, allowing for many major simultaneous repairs
computerised paint matching program directly linked via modem to PPG Industries
For more than 40 years, Car-O-Liner is the leading global provider of high-quality, technologically advanced collision repair equipment to the automotive market. GBBW is equipped with a SPEED lifting platform, designed to allow staff to work safely on cosmetic sheet metal damage.
RapidMatch X-5 Spectrophotometer
This industry leading colour retrieval tool hits all marks in providing the right first time colour quickly and accurately. It features specialised help when effect components are critical to the match selection – Texture joins Match Rating for all around coating characterization.
PaintManager colour management software combines the accuracy and efficiency of computerized colour mixing with comprehensive reporting and tracking features. PPG’s global colour database of over two million formulas can be quickly accessed by our PaintManager software program. With customizable search options, the paint technician can quickly locate the latest colour variant including exterior, bumper, accent and under hood colours—all in one system.
The hoist has inbuilt safety controls including dead man controls and protection in case of cable breakage, hydraulic failure and overload. A single lever locks all four posts. The hoist is suitable for most vehicles including larger and heavier vehicles to a maximum 4 tonne capacity.