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Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 17-11-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By Yellow Dave
Standard essence is pretty slick. Maybe not quite...

Standard essence is pretty slick. Maybe not quite as slick as a good wax though. But then it's not really made as a stand alone product. It's bet topped off with something like reload, or your chosen...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 17-11-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By Yellow Dave
Essence and essence plus both need to be applied...

Essence and essence plus both need to be applied and worked by machine to build heat to help the product bond and cure. I've tried it by hand as well but it doesn't last as long or fill swirls as...
Forum: Gtechniq 17-11-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By Yellow Dave
I'd by another can of it were still available

I'd by another can of it were still available
Forum: Gtechniq 17-11-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By Yellow Dave
I have a tiny bit on the bottom of the can that...

I have a tiny bit on the bottom of the can that I've had 3-4 maybe more years.

I use it in a motorbike once a year as it's so easy to get in and around the engine. Still working so far.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 16-11-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By Yellow Dave
A lot of my local stores keep it in stock so good...

A lot of my local stores keep it in stock so good to know
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 15-11-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,679
Posted By Yellow Dave
Anyone think HD cleanse is still worth getting...

Anyone think HD cleanse is still worth getting with the current age of pre wax cleansers? Been a long time since I've used it but remember it not being so nice to use despite the lovely finish it...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 15-11-2018, 11:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By Yellow Dave
A lot of glass cleaners are IPA based. ...

A lot of glass cleaners are IPA based.

Halfords do a wipe of panel wipe, actually works really well but expensive for what it is. Also search for their surface cleaner used before spraying paint...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 13-11-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,092
Posted By Yellow Dave
When you putting the for sale thread up so I can...

When you putting the for sale thread up so I can buy victoria wax concourse and collectors?!?!?
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 09-11-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,287
Posted By Yellow Dave
My car for a while was half coated with gtechniq...

My car for a while was half coated with gtechniq CSL and EXO. The other half traditional waxes and sealants. A good pre wash and pressure rinse will almost remove all dirt and debris. Those other...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 09-11-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,287
Posted By Yellow Dave
I have 3 children. Eldest is a little over 5,...

I have 3 children. Eldest is a little over 5, youngest 10 months. Time allowing I've managed tobpolish the odd few panels at a time. Never have I ever got more than a few hours to do the cars. More...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 09-11-2018, 10:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,287
Posted By Yellow Dave
Makes washing quicker and easier. A simple wash...

Makes washing quicker and easier. A simple wash and QD wipedown makes it look likes it's just been waxed. An occasional deep clean will remove heavy bonded contaminants so no need for all the...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 07-11-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,679
Posted By Yellow Dave
Carbon has got to be one of the best waxes...

Carbon has got to be one of the best waxes available. RRP is a little high as there's some truly awesome waxes at the price, but carbon is just so nice to use, leaves an awesome finish and the water...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 07-11-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 425
Posted By Yellow Dave
The build up of proper bonded contaminants is...

The build up of proper bonded contaminants is significantly reduced when using a coating so the need for claying should happen.

Tardis is quite an aggressive solvent based product and wouldn't...
Forum: Bilt Hamber 07-11-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By Yellow Dave
Diluting korossol by 50% you're diluting the iron...

Diluting korossol by 50% you're diluting the iron fallout remover by the same volume. I can't imagine autowheels only has 50% the active ingredient as korrosol

But then would you ever need to use...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 06-11-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,577
Posted By Yellow Dave
I used TAC Systems power plus a few weekends ago....

I used TAC Systems power plus a few weekends ago. Having used the make up pads for a long time with gtechniq coatings I really don't like the foam block wrapped in the micro suede. It makes it feel...
Forum: CarPro-Cquartz 30-10-2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 759
Posted By Yellow Dave
Reload / echo2 mix

Seeing the release of elixir QD which claims to fall i between reload and echo2, I've seen a few people have previously tried mixing their own versions. What dilutions have people used and what have...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 30-10-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 813
Posted By Yellow Dave
Don't do it. It's a waste of good but expensive...

Don't do it. It's a waste of good but expensive product. It won't last as long as it should do. Apply it to clean bare paint or save it for when you can
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 30-10-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,857
Posted By Yellow Dave
Had similar happen with a brand new bottle of...

Had similar happen with a brand new bottle of Carpro hydr02 lite. Carpro U.K. Confirmed that it can happen and is perfectly fine to use, to which in use it was perfectly fine and I used the full...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 28-10-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 850
Posted By Yellow Dave
Carpro essence as a light polish but laying down...

Carpro essence as a light polish but laying down a base protection layer

Collinites 845 over the top to really seal it in.

If you get a chance a top up with gyeon wetcoat or sonax BSD.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 21-10-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,844
Posted By Yellow Dave
How well does it work as a general wheel cleaner...

How well does it work as a general wheel cleaner when a full iron remover isn't required? Cheap enough for regular use.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 21-10-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,652
Posted By Yellow Dave
Some durable waxes have been mentioned but in...

Some durable waxes have been mentioned but in reality non are any more durable than the other as there all heavy hitters. Colli 476, fusso, fk1000 and double speed wax aren't likely to be beaten on...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 20-10-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,795
Posted By Yellow Dave
What's you're thoughts on the f7 liquid in terms...

What's you're thoughts on the f7 liquid in terms of application and outright durability and chemical / wash resistance?

It's a product I've been considering a while but not seen much on. Regular...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 17-10-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,530
Posted By Yellow Dave
You'll apply it indoors but then you're still...

You'll apply it indoors but then you're still taking it out to drive home shortly after so unless you can force cure with IR you're still no better off.

When I've had to do similar to yourself,...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 17-10-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,530
Posted By Yellow Dave
Using ceramics outside a few times now you DO NOT...

Using ceramics outside a few times now you DO NOT want to be applying it at the end of the day. Temps drop too long too quick into the dew point and condensation will settle on the panel. You would...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 17-10-2018, 10:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,188
Posted By Yellow Dave
Gyeon cure, Carpro reload and TAC systems Quartz...

Gyeon cure, Carpro reload and TAC systems Quartz max are all similar and work very very well on all surfaces paint wheels or glass.

For the available products dedicated for glass, moonlight would...
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