An AMA code describes what and how to perform a treatment
Start at the top left -
Fill in what you are going to paint On # 1
What to Paint With # 2
Do You Need To Do Anything Before # 4
How to paint # 5
Note that in the drop-down list you will also find other codes that describe different sizes or other similar materials.
Surface layer (# 1)
Decide what type of surface material to paint on.
- 1-7 refers to new surfaces / new production.
- 91-97 are existing surfaces.
Material (# 2)
Specify the type of material to be used.
Pretreatment (# 3)
Pretreatment indicates what to do before the process begins, such as washing.
Undertreatment (# 4)
Undertreatment is preparatory for you to get a smooth surface, such as putty.
Finishing (# 5)
Refers to finished treatment and describes how to apply the material.
V - wet filler
S - spray filler
SP - spray painting
VA - Water-repellent paint - for wet areas