Detailing World  

Go Back   Detailing World > Search Forums
DW Home Forum Home Merchandise Store Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: RedUntilDead
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 26-10-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By RedUntilDead
It’s a write off I reckon. Steel bolt into aly...

It’s a write off I reckon. Steel bolt into aly results in them chemically corroding together. Chances are that the thread will tear out with the screw if you do manage to get it turning. Had this...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 21-10-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,264
Posted By RedUntilDead
Did you mention drilling holes in the steel for...

Did you mention drilling holes in the steel for pipes? Always told to never do this as the integrity of the structure is compromised.

Project is coming along well and it looks fantastic stood in...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 13-10-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By RedUntilDead
I have exactly this but for Christmas using strip...

I have exactly this but for Christmas using strip lights I bought in Costco. Be careful though, they may be rated for outside use but standing water or heavy snow can find a way into joints.
Have a...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 22-09-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,264
Posted By RedUntilDead
Looks great, thanks for taking the time and...

Looks great, thanks for taking the time and effort to post. I love stuff like this:thumb:
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 18-09-2018, 11:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,196
Posted By RedUntilDead
Newer screens are not that heavy anymore. The...

Newer screens are not that heavy anymore. The gripit plasterboard fixing will work a treat if you can’t pick up a stud. Sometimes I have had to use my own bolts as the ones provided are not always...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 18-09-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 910
Posted By RedUntilDead
After a minimum of 5 years do you think you will...

After a minimum of 5 years do you think you will be able to buy a match though?
Sorry for not being one bit helpful:D
Forum: Help..! 18-09-2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,530
Posted By RedUntilDead
Was going to say the same. Fixed loads of hand...

Was going to say the same. Fixed loads of hand held appliances at work due to breaks in the cable. Easy step is to replace cable if nothing else is obvious
Forum: Detailing Chat 02-09-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,210
Posted By RedUntilDead
I work with door open to avoid this, too easy to...

I work with door open to avoid this, too easy to slip
Forum: Detailing Chat 02-09-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,210
Posted By RedUntilDead
I have a couple of these in different lengths...

I have a couple of these in different lengths Andy:thumb:
Shop around as they are normally around £20 decorating centres, machine mart, Costco, wickes, tool station, they all sell them. Quality wise...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 01-09-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 671
Posted By RedUntilDead
QD called RAW

As per title, any one heard of a product called RAW? May not be spelt like this.

Just had my car in my local indy BM garage and the guy rembered me as , “ fella who cleans his cars”:) he asked me...
Forum: Detailing Chat 28-08-2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 690
Posted By RedUntilDead
Had a play yesterday. Washed and dried as per...

Had a play yesterday. Washed and dried as per usual method. For the bodywork I tried a microfibre soaked in ipa. Gentle wipes allowing the line paint to soak and it came off a treat. Washed and waxed...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 27-08-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,086
Posted By RedUntilDead
Can you set up a water butt? My drive gets sun...

Can you set up a water butt?
My drive gets sun for most of the day, that is when the sun actually comes out to play so washing our black car in its glare is necessary a lot of the time. Our tap...
Forum: Health & Lifestyle Zone 27-08-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,350
Posted By RedUntilDead
Got back Friday night. The 6 1/2 hour “clear”...

Got back Friday night. The 6 1/2 hour “clear” journey took 9 hours there with 3 breaks and 10 hours back with 3 breaks. I don’t think there will ever be a good time to travel the m6 or m5 anymore. So...
Forum: Detailing Chat 18-08-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 690
Posted By RedUntilDead
White road marking paint removal

Holidaying in Cornwall this week, staying in St Ives and on one of the smaller back roads I have picked up splashes of white all down the nearside of my vehicle which will now sit for a week. Looked...
Forum: The Tech & Gadget Zone 29-07-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,710
Posted By RedUntilDead
Have a look at mxtron or dynavin

Have a look at mxtron or dynavin
Forum: The Motoring Zone 15-07-2018, 01:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,228
Posted By RedUntilDead
Had an e92 for the last eight years and stick...

Had an e92 for the last eight years and stick with Goodyear eagles, love them but I don’t drive F1. Michelin have historically been my go to but they are far too expensive for no real world...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 08-07-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 889
Posted By RedUntilDead
Can’t help but I keep seeing a few vans on the...

Can’t help but I keep seeing a few vans on the motorway from upvc spraying specialists. Their services are actually what you ar3 trying to do so maybe worth contacting them and asking the process,...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 08-07-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,075
Posted By RedUntilDead
Beatty obviously knows his stuff and has given...

Beatty obviously knows his stuff and has given good advice. To quantify my answer I as thinking it would be less hassle and less mess to leave the loose fill if it’s sound. Yes the rock wool is not...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 08-07-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,075
Posted By RedUntilDead
How old is it? Asbestos used to be used as loose...

How old is it? Asbestos used to be used as loose fill years ago.
The recommended depth for mineral wool insulation is 270mm and other materials have different recommendations. No problem with mixing...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 05-07-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,451
Posted By RedUntilDead
Keep an eye on ebay this weekend as I know a good...

Keep an eye on ebay this weekend as I know a good starter kit will be going on, Das 6, pads and polish and carry case included:thumb:
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 01-07-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,632
Posted By RedUntilDead
I know it’s a how long is a piece of string...

I know it’s a how long is a piece of string question but, what’s the life span you are getting from your cloths?
I liked the G3 cloth that I got from Halfords, really easy to use and effective.
...
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 28-06-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By RedUntilDead
Marmox, hardie, backer board. All better than...

Marmox, hardie, backer board. All better than plaster board if heat, fire and sound insulation is needed. Far better than plasterboard if you don’t need to hang stuff from it.
What about dot and dab...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 28-06-2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,038
Posted By RedUntilDead
We have a “base” booked. Hiring a camper van is a...

We have a “base” booked. Hiring a camper van is a different holiday altogether :tumbleweed:
Forum: The Motoring Zone 27-06-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,038
Posted By RedUntilDead
208 it is then:thumb: will postpone the dent man...

208 it is then:thumb: will postpone the dent man though until we return:D
Forum: The Motoring Zone 27-06-2018, 01:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,038
Posted By RedUntilDead
No idea, haven’t been yet :D At least 14 hours...

No idea, haven’t been yet :D
At least 14 hours motorway. Similar last year when we done the SE. Stuck in traffic so 9 hours to start with, killed my bad back which ruined the first few days.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 12:24 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
DTO Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
DTO Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors