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Old 06-03-2010, 04:45 PM   #1
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Polishing trim and tight areas?

Just finished my first 40 hours polishing my '80 Caravelle. What can be used to polish the " hard to get areas". I have a 4 inch Sewn cotton wheel I run on my drill, but still can't get some areas? Help!!! Don in Idaho

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Old 06-03-2010, 06:17 PM   #2
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ive been using a 2" cotton wheel.... and actually some areas done by hand...hope to see better ideas...

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Old 06-03-2010, 06:53 PM   #3
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I've been using an old toothbrush with cotton cloth over it - by hand. Working but a lot of work.
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Old 06-03-2010, 08:04 PM   #4
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I am using a dremel with a polishing kit on window frames and around emblems. I removed the trim to make it easier on the body panel polishing and will use a bench polisher to run the trim through before reinstalling.
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Old 06-22-2010, 01:53 AM   #5
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