Autogeek's 2-Day Roadshow Detail Class

14sepAll Day15Autogeek's 2-Day Roadshow Detail ClassHosted by RUPES in the US BigFoot Detailing Academy

Event Details

The Autogeek’s Roadshow Detailing Class is coming to the RUPES BigFoot Academy in Colorado!

Learn from the pros – each class will be lead by Mike Phillips & Jason Rose. Choose either of the 2 days or attend both for a discounted price! Get two full days packed full of tools, products, hands-on learning, and one day for IDA testing, this Autogeek Roadshow is guaranteed to one of our best yet! These classes fill up quickly so be sure your spot is secured! Early sign-ups receive a store credit to Autogeek! Sign up for a one day class before August 14th to receive a $100 Autogeek store credit, or sign up for both days by August 15th to receive a $200 store credit!

Each student will receive limited edition merchandise, product samples, and other surprises.


DAY 1: Friday, September 14th: Introduction to Machine Polishing
This class is intended for all experience and skill levels to learn the RUPES Paint Polishing System. Topics will include:

• Vehicle prep
• Vehicle inspection and evaluation
• RUPES BigFoot Polishing Systems
• RUPES Pad Options
• RUPES compounds, polishes and sealant options
• Three polishing movements and RUPES systems

Hands-on portion
• Pad Priming
• Pad Cleaning
• Test Spot
• Technique
• Procedure


DAY 2: Saturday, September 15th: Topcoat Sanding and Advanced Machine Polishing 
Please note a prerequisite is required for this class. Students must have either attended the Day 1 class on Sept. 14 or provide a certificate of completion from a previous recognized RUPES training course signed by an authorized RUPES trainer. Topics will include:

• Vehicle prep
• Hand sanding techniques
• Machine sanding techniques
• Three polishing movements and systems
• Efficient sanding mark removal
• Creating hologram and swirl free results
• Final step to a show car finish
• Polishing to expectations: show car or express or maintenance?

Hands-on portion
• Vehicle and pre-paint prep for hand and machine sanding
• Hand sanding techniques
• Machine sanding techniques
• How to use the RUPES LH 19E Rotary Polisher
• How to use the RUPES BIGFOOT MILLE LK 900E – Gear Driven Dual Action Polisher
• Final finishing steps and sealing the paint
• Questions & Answers
• Certificate Award Ceremony




september 14 (Friday) - 15 (Saturday) MST

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