Simcon Tops: Can’t Find Cambria? Use Stayfast

Published by Naseem Muaddi on April 28th, 2017

The Hog Ring - Can’t find Cambria Use Stayfast Instead

Auto upholstery shops have recently been buzzing about their inability to find Cambria, the material most commonly used to trim “simcon” tops. Curious why the topping has been hard to come by, we contacted The Haartz Corporation, maker of Cambria, to find out.

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Don’t Skimp on Stainless Steel Staples

Published by Naseem Muaddi on April 27th, 2017

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Auto upholstery shops that save money by forgoing stainless steel staples for galvanized ones are making a big mistake.

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Albright’s Supply Publishes Spring 2017 Catalog

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on April 26th, 2017

The Hog Ring - Albright’s Supply Publishes Spring 2017 Catalog

Everything you need to run a successful auto upholstery shop can be found in Albright’s Spring 2017 Product Catalog — including fabrics, adhesives, foam and yes, even hog rings!

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Discovery Channel Wants You for ‘Garage Rehab’

Published by Naseem Muaddi on April 25th, 2017

The Hog Ring - Discovery Channel Wants You for Garage Rehab

Is your auto upholstery shop struggling or failing? If so, Discovery Channel may be able to help.

Richard Rawlings of the hit TV series “Fast N Loud” is hosting a new show called “Garage Rehab,” where he and his expert team save struggling automotive shops before they go out of business.

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Find Out What’s New at Electron Top

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on April 24th, 2017

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Convertible top repairs picking up? Check out Electron Top‘s latest issue of “Keep in Touch!” for new products, sales, price changes and more.

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