Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 08-20-2012, 03:46 PM   #21
Restorations done right
Commercial Member
 
Frank's Trailer Works's Avatar
 
1962 26' Overlander
1961 26' Overlander
Vintage Kin Owner
Currently Looking...
Baltimore , Maryland
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 5,545
Images: 2
Quote:
Originally Posted by azflycaster View Post
I have always used cotton sweatshirt material on my cyclo. It is a pain, but it works. I am interested in Frank's method, but don't the pads get clogged up with all the oxide that gets pulled off of the skin? I can do a 2x2 foot area before moving to another spot on the cloth. How long before to need to replace the pad?
I buy the pads by the dozen. As they clog, I toss them in a bucket of hot soapy water and clean them out. After about four cleanings they are toast.
I have to say that, this works for me. I firmly believe that polishing takes working out a system that works for you. What is "a perfect polish" varies from one person to the next. Everyone has a different level of what is except able. I know I was doing 75 as I passed you Richard, but Anna is one shiny gal...
Frank's Trailer Works is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-20-2012, 05:41 PM   #22
Rivet Master
 
ALANSD's Avatar

 
1966 26' Overlander
Woodstock , Georgia
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 8,523
Right on Frank. If I had indoor storage I would go for even shinier, but it's a losing battle with it parked underline trees in Georgia.
__________________
1966 overlander..sold
AIR #005
Please visit our blogs and web pages:
OUR AIRSTREAM PASSION! BLOG
RESTORING AN AIRSTREAM
retired!
ALANSD is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Airstream, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.