The Tinter Battles™ 2023 Championships is a Multi Styles World Championships Competition brought to you by Tintertainment™.
*All competitors are required to meet in the Conference Rooms at 2:30PM Eastern.
Championships begin on January 7th 3PM Eastern in the Magnolia Ballroom.
*All Competing Teams in the Finals must meet in the Conference Room at 2:30PM Eastern Time.
Championships Battles for the titles will be held on January 7th, 2023 at 3PM Eastern Time in the Magnolia Ballroom.
The current World Title holders are Jimmy Nance & Chuck Cochran, Winners of Tinter Battles 2022 in Orlando, FL.
Each team will have 60 minutes to complete their vehicle. You may use all of this time, or finish early—up to you.
Methods & Styles: All tools & techniques are welcome. This contest judges the RESULTS—not the process.
Disqualitications: Teams are NOT allowed to receive any aid from audience or attendees. Any damages made to vehicles will have major points deductions in your overall score and can result in a disqualification. Vehicles must completed and delivered in "showroom" condition.
Transparent Judging: Judging will be based on deductions from a score of 1,000 points. All scores will be published after winners are announced.
You Do You: You choose your film, you choose your partner, you choose your style, you choose your fate. This contest is about combining the BEST techniques, BEST Tools, BEST Professionals.
Referees: Official designated with enforcing of rules. We want to judge your BEST work—we don't want any one disqualified.
Judges: David Karle (CoolVu), Jody Knight (KDX), Roberta Rodriguez (Solar Gard).
Vehicles will be assigned to competitors through a random drawing by the end of January 6th.
Starting on January 7th at 9AM Eastern, all teams competing will be allowed to prep & study their vehicle prior to competition.
Yes, you will have hours to study your panels, and prep your windows from any residual adhesive leftover from previous competitions.
WE STRONGLY ADVISE TO CHECK YOUR CAR BATTERIES PRIOR TO STARTING COMPETITION.
There is NO time outs or pauses once the competition starts.
You are responsible for your own tools & film. Window Film will be available for you to compete in if you didn't bring any.
Notify any judges of pre-existing damages on your vehicle.
WINNERS ARE REQUIRED TO RETURN AND DEFEND THE TITLES AT TINTER BATTLES™ 2024.
Meet The World Champions
Jimmy Nance & Chuck Cochran are a World Class & Renowened Team holding a professional record of 65 years combined experience.
Versatile in Automotive, Flat Glass, & Paint Protection Films.
Specialists in: Two Staging, Bottom Loading, Heat Gun Shrinking, Torch Shrinking, Pull Shrinking, Reverse Roll, Drop Roll, & Wet Glazing.
Teaming from Georgia & Florida — they possesed the highest score in 2022 by a significant margin.
Best Of Luck!
May the BEST tinters win.