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Tesla is building 'world's most advanced paint shop' at Berlin Gigafactory

Mashable 15 Apr 2020 09:48
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Tesla already has the most advanced electric vehicles in the world, now those vehicles are set to get the most advanced paint jobs according to Elon Musk.

As CleanTechnica reports, the Third Row Tesla Podcast spoke with Elon Musk during its latest episode where they mainly discussed manufacturing the Model Y. However, 33 minutes into the podcast the subject turns to paint and the Gigafactory in Berlin. You can watch it below:

Musk explains how the factory in Berlin will be equipped with the "most advanced paint shop," allowing it to carry out multi-layer paint coating so that you can see "dimension" and then a "change in color with curvature" around the vehicle. The idea being that you lay down a coat of paint with color tint, then gloss, then another tint coat etc. and it results in a "3D feeling." According to Musk, "it just pops."

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