HD Cut review

Authors: Super User

Well i have decided to do this review with no pictures. Sorry for that but the boss at the shop got on me about waisting time when he seen me taking before pictures. Have not been able to play with it outside of work. i have no garage live in apartment


I was using PCXP with a LC orange flat cutting pad spread product on speed 4 then pumped it to speed 6 for 2 pass(1 pass= 1 horizontal and 1 verticle) vehicle was sanded with 1200 grit

CUT:5 for me this took out the sanding marks with ease. also had my Megs105 with me and there were still a few spots the sanding marks could...

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How much Aqua wax should I add to my ONR bucket?

Authors: Super User

I've seen the new ONR wash & wax, but I've still got the old ONR.

And I'm just using Duragloss #501 and #111 to polish and protect my paint. So I want to use Aquawax and not OCW to do a quick protection layer after washes.

So, I've got 2 gallons of water and an ounce of the old ONR in a bucket, ready to wash my car. How much Aquawax do I add to the bucket?...

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Beginner’s Guide To Detailing: Polishing (Part 2)

Authors: Super User

Beginners Guide to PolishingSo you know you need to polish and don’t know where to start. You are not alone. When it comes to polishing, I can’t stress enough how much that old idiom “better safe than sorry” comes in to play. Before we dive in, let me state that this article will demonstrate the right way to begin a polishing procedure and layout a clear plan of action for you to follow the next time you’re looking to revive your worn out paintwork.

The myth that is “machine polishing”

To better understand the topics I’m about to cover, I need to backup a...

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Waterproof gloves for winter washing?

Authors: Super User

I know we go through this every winter, but have we found an effective water proof glove for washing in the winter? The only thing I've got is a pair that have huge/fat/hot-dog fingers that make me look like an alaskan crab fisherman or some kind of Mickey Mouse. Ideally something thin and waterproof would be perfect. It doesn't get "freezing" here, but when it's 40-something and your hands are wet, that gets miserable fast lol....

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Take the IDA Detailing Industry Needs Survey

Authors: Super User

If you haven't had a chance yet, be sure to complete all four surveys today!

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