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Old 11-30-2003, 07:36 PM   #1
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Retain Original appearance

My 1973 Soverign exterior skin has corroded in areas where the clear coat deteriorated; mostly on top. I dont mind doing a complete stripping of the clear coat, but would like to retain the factory finish with respect to the gloss level on the corroded areas. Will various grades of 3M pads do the job, or does that need to be followed with a coarser grade of polishing compound? Thanks in advance for any enlightment.

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Old 11-30-2003, 08:06 PM   #2
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You may want to check out this in-depth thread regarding polishing...Finally got started...

You'll find several differnet methods along with the trials & tribulations of each to achieve that polished look

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