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Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 26-09-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,584
Posted By BarryAllen
Section 12 is Meguiars and 13 is BSD. Neither...

Section 12 is Meguiars and 13 is BSD. Neither are too shabby 2 months in.

Both can be used when car is less that bone dry and in the case of BSD is cheap as chips.

I thought Meguiars is...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 23-09-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,584
Posted By BarryAllen
If anything, Section 12 has more rounded beads -...

If anything, Section 12 has more rounded beads - which is the silicone laden Meguiars. Allegedly is a lot easier to apply than BSD

Watching this one with interest.

Are there any volunteers on...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 22-09-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,584
Posted By BarryAllen
Not sure if I'm getting the right vibe, but those...

Not sure if I'm getting the right vibe, but those QD's look to be holding up rather well for 2 months.

I know BSD claims 8 washes but who knew Meguiars would be holding it's own. Making me wonder...
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-09-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,801
Posted By BarryAllen
I'm a newbie but even I'm ***'d off with the...

I'm a newbie but even I'm ***'d off with the amount of people on here asking the same poxy questions.

For example

Which order to clean a car?
How do I use a DA?
Argos DA.. should I buy it?...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 04-09-2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,013
Posted By BarryAllen
In light of your comment "not too bad"......

In light of your comment "not too bad"... wouldn't start with a compound pad.

See how it goes with 2200 and Polishing pad and take it up in increments if it's not working out.

So that would be...
Forum: Detailing Chat 28-08-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By BarryAllen
Howz about: ...

Howz about:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/50-100Pcs-Sanding-Discs-75mm-3-inch-80-7000-Mixed-Grit-Sander-Pads/152593001764?hash=item2387406d24:m:myj38ITDnFm4eUjrVKfNoIg

or
...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 20-08-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,584
Posted By BarryAllen
Come on the egp!!!

Come on the egp!!!
Forum: Interior & Glass 20-08-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,855
Posted By BarryAllen
Er....thanks.

Er....thanks.
Forum: Detailing Chat 20-08-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,137
Posted By BarryAllen
Smooth velvet doesn't outlast....is no easier to...

Smooth velvet doesn't outlast....is no easier to apply....offers same bling effect.....and you can pick a smell.

Seems OK to me. But then the brands I mention aren't fashonable.

SV might have...
Forum: Interior & Glass 19-08-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,855
Posted By BarryAllen
I am planning on disconnecting battery for an...

I am planning on disconnecting battery for an hour at least....and wear goggles!
Forum: Interior & Glass 19-08-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,855
Posted By BarryAllen
Yes I will consider this as a first option. Mr...

Yes I will consider this as a first option. Mr Steering Wheel is the best supplier by all accounts. Wife might take pity after I stick myself with the industrial needle a couple of times...and...
Forum: Interior & Glass 19-08-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,855
Posted By BarryAllen
I think some are beyond cleaning to be...

I think some are beyond cleaning to be honest...but tip noted.
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 19-08-2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,581
Posted By BarryAllen
Then you are massive overpaying for your kit....

Then you are massive overpaying for your kit. Pads a fiver for a selection from eBay...and same for backing plates. Throwaway money for an occasional use tool.
...
Forum: Detailing Chat 19-08-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,137
Posted By BarryAllen
What he said. Smooth velvet no better than...

What he said.

Smooth velvet no better than the equivalent wax it wet products from Turtle Wax or Triplewax and its nearly 3 times the price for a gimmick of picking a smell.
Forum: Interior & Glass 19-08-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,855
Posted By BarryAllen
Judging by the marques on some of the...

Judging by the marques on some of the testimonials...that'll be out of my price range. Fleabay it is. Hadn't realised it was so easy to change over a wheel. YouTube for the win!
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 18-08-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,438
Posted By BarryAllen
Here's a review from a yank site. They love...

Here's a review from a yank site. They love detailing and whilst its the waffle ones referred to....the headline is the same. Its not actually the link I referred to earlier:
...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 18-08-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,438
Posted By BarryAllen
Agree on the cord

Agree on the cord
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 18-08-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,388
Posted By BarryAllen
This stuff is the dogs danglies. Not seen anyone...

This stuff is the dogs danglies. Not seen anyone else on here reference it.

Sooooooo easy to use and if it lasts half the time claimed its still good vfm. Some excellent testimonials on their site...
Forum: Interior & Glass 18-08-2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,855
Posted By BarryAllen
Aren't there airbag considerations?

Aren't there airbag considerations?
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 18-08-2018, 08:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,438
Posted By BarryAllen
People must be bord of me saying this.....for the...

People must be bord of me saying this.....for the weekend warrior it's a great machine if a little heavy

Absolutely no problem with the cheap Chinese pads either...went for the ones that looked...
Forum: Interior & Glass 18-08-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,855
Posted By BarryAllen
Steering wheel restoration help please

Hi all

I have the dubious honour of buying a car for my oldest girl. She is aware that it will be bangernomics!!

Every car I've considered in my price range has had the life knocked out of the...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 09-08-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 169,351
Posted By BarryAllen
A wash, and dry off with a QD will sort it (using...

A wash, and dry off with a QD will sort it (using a short nap MF)... which sort of undermines the durability claims too!
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 09-08-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,158
Posted By BarryAllen
From memory there is a video on YouTube of one of...

From memory there is a video on YouTube of one of the Farecla retail paint renovators (from Halfords) doing this very job by hand.
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 09-08-2018, 06:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,410
Posted By BarryAllen
Couldn't agree more. Wouldn't even have...

Couldn't agree more.

Wouldn't even have bothered with the extended warranty. You get 12 months as a basic. That's less than a fiver a month you'd be throwing away even if it did go 'pop' (which...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 06-08-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,058
Posted By BarryAllen
If you can find a bottle on the cheap... Meguiars...

If you can find a bottle on the cheap... Meguiars Paint Protect (the red varnish one) might be worth a go.

It clearly has oils in it... and I've just used it to bring back a plastic green patio...
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