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Corroded car

Understanding Corrosion

The hot topic as of recent has centered on the use of corrosion inhibitive products in the collision repair industry with some insurance companies adopting policies to ensure they are used. Direct to metal primers, weld-through primers, cavity waxes, undercoatings, sealers and even adhesives all fall into this category but questions of what, when, where, why and how still seem to plague technicians. The following should help to clear up those questions and some misunderstandings as well.
2016 Elliot Sadler Talledega Winner with SEM hat

2017 SEM NASCAR Racing Sponsorships

Greetings from Rock Hill, SC! It is time for another exciting NASCAR racing season. The SEM Racing team is coming off a bittersweet 2016 campaign which saw three drivers make the Sprint Cup Chase, a second and third place finish in the Xfinity Chase and Johnny Sauter winning the Camping World Truck Series Championship; however, we also saw the retirement of Tony Stewart. As a result, 2017 brings a few changes to the SEM Racing family! NASCAR season will officially begin with the Daytona 500 on February 26! With a new scoring system, a new title sponsor in Monster Energy and the addition of a few great drivers, the 2017 season promises to be one of the most exciting in recent years!
1K HS Clear

1K HS Clear Improved Formula

SEM Products Inc., is excited to announce a new and improved formula for 1K HS Clear. This high solids clearcoat is perfect for refinishing small accessories, door jambs, and new part cut-ins.
Sprayable Sound Dampening Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)

Sprayable Sound Dampening Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)

Follow SEM's four-step Sprayable Sound Dampening Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for proper application.
Plastic Refinishing

Plastic Refinishing Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)

Follow SEM's four-step Plastic Refinishing Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for consistent, professional results.