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Old 08-12-2013, 05:18 PM   #29
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There are more ways to polish than there are to skin a cat.
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Old 08-13-2013, 11:40 AM   #30
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so very true. And they all take a lot of work.
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There are more ways to polish than there are to skin a cat.
Thanks but I'm not looking to skin a cat, just get rid of the spots that are catching and holding the polish, tomorrow's another day....
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Old 08-13-2013, 05:55 PM   #32
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Thanks but I'm not looking to skin a cat, just get rid of the spots that are catching and holding the polish, tomorrow's another day....
Let me rephrase than;
There are many ways to polish a trailer.
The key is finding what way works for you.
If I were skinning it, I would flash the entire thing with Truck Brite and start fresh. I, fortunately, am not skinning any cats right now. I instead am putting all it's vital organs back in.
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I bought a gallon of Alumabright and use it in between each step. I notice if it's not diluted enough it turns the skin white, that goes away when you polish, though.
I got the pink bar and softer buff, just too hot and rainy to try it yet.
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Did aluma bright take away the hazy spots?
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I forgot to mention that I also used aluminum brightener before using the pink bar, it made a big difference in polishing time. Just be careful with streaking, rinse thoroughly
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not really but it deep cleans the surface and gets all the remaining black stuff off. It will add some shine but really is an etching chemical. Seems a lot of polishers use it in between each phase of polish. If it ever stops raining here(!) I will try the pink bar and report on it.
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I got the PINK bar. It works...ok....no great shakes there.
I tried using the new vented buff I also bought, with Nuvite C though and it is working great.
Easily got out a lot of the scratches and dull spots. Its the easiest pllish method used so far. I think if I use Nuvite S on the cyclo afterwards it will be the final touch neeed.
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