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Forum: Detailing Chat 24-05-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,727
Posted By JamesRS5
The three coats being primer, colour and clear...

The three coats being primer, colour and clear coat, at least he got something right.

I guess the crux of the problem is the condition of the paint before the cars went in, how badly swirled and...
Forum: Detailing Chat 23-05-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,727
Posted By JamesRS5
Hi Lucky (inappropriate use of user name here) ...

Hi Lucky (inappropriate use of user name here)

My first thought when I read the lines 2” apart was “I wonder if that’s the width of his applicator pad” you then mentioned this later. It could...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 17-05-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,941
Posted By westerman
I believe with a decent prep lots of products...

I believe with a decent prep lots of products will give plenty of bling. It's mainly about getting the paint really clean before adding anything else.

I did a hand prep ( can't use the machine...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 06-04-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,206
Posted By RandomlySet
I honestly never understand why people clay...

I honestly never understand why people clay without any intention of machine polishing. I see it a lot from friends, and posts n Facebook/Instagram that people "gave their car a clay today"....
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Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 21-03-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,260
Posted By Bustanut
Had this with loads of drying towels until I...

Had this with loads of drying towels until I bought Gyeons. Its a game changer so bin all your other ones and get one of these. You won’t be dissapointed.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 18-03-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,063
Posted By chongo
Good point :thumb: if it does then a quick going...

Good point :thumb: if it does then a quick going over the area with a finishing polish would be enough then panel wipe :thumb:

He'll be even more confused now:lol::confused:
Forum: Interior & Glass 11-03-2018, 05:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,361
Posted By Atkinson91
100% some form of respirator and something along...

100% some form of respirator and something along the lines of Valet Pro enzyme eater or Autosmart biobrisk.
+1 on the steam cleaner, I use a Karcher SC5, seems like a silly investment for one job...
Forum: Interior & Glass 08-03-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,891
Posted By OldskoolRS
New purchase smells of cigarette smoke...

We recently bought a used Mercedes SLK which due to the open roof on the test drive we didn't notice that the car had been smoked in previously. After we bought it, every time we got into it after...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 28-02-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 22,477
Posted By PedroC
I’d say prolly because they haven’t driven an...

I’d say prolly because they haven’t driven an E39. BMW absolutely nailed it with the ride and build quality compared to some of the later generation BM’s. [emoji41]
Forum: Projects and Restorations 26-02-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 22,477
Posted By steelghost
I have?! :censored: the wife is gonna kill...

I have?!

:censored: the wife is gonna kill me :lol:

(OP: Nice car, subbed for updates :))
Forum: The Studio 02-02-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,512
Posted By Offset Detailing
Cool 730 BHP Bentley Continental GT Offset Detailing Essex

http://i1347.photobucket.com/albums/p711/offsetdetailing/2017%20DW%20TOP%20BANNER_zpsazjvep8r.jpg (http://www.offsetdetailing.com)
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Forum: The Studio 19-01-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,471
Posted By stangalang
Professional is something you are, not something you do

Ok back with the 1st write up of 2018, and its a doozy.

I often fix previously "detailed" vehicles and try not to make a big deal of it. There is kind of an unwritten rule within the industry,...
Forum: The Daily News Zone 10-11-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By wish wash
Take the back seats out, there's 20kg. These cars...

Take the back seats out, there's 20kg. These cars are still as dull as dish water to look at.
Forum: Bilt Hamber 03-11-2017, 04:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,923
Posted By bilt-hamber kid
atom-mac neutralising salt

Here we have 2 panels, both were soaked in 5% sodium chloride solution (salt). The right hand panel was then treated with 2% atom-mac by trigger spray. Sealed in zip lock bags to keep them wet, they...
Forum: Interior & Glass 27-09-2017, 11:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,789
Posted By chongo
Funny you should say that about a magic sponge I...

Funny you should say that about a magic sponge I used it a couple of days ago on my texture door trim exactly like his with a weak solution of Meguairs APC and it removed my daughters makeup finger...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 13-06-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By Hugh
You're not missing anything, get on with your...

You're not missing anything, get on with your life.
Forum: The Daily News Zone 06-06-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,198
Posted By WHIZZER
http://www.carbuzz.com/resizeimg/imageshandler.ash...

http://www.carbuzz.com/resizeimg/imageshandler.ashx?w=640&h=480&url=http://db.carbuzz.com/images2/630000/4000/200/634276.jpg
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 05-06-2017, 09:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,502
Posted By JayMac
Wash and wax type shampoos leave behind gloss...

Wash and wax type shampoos leave behind gloss enhancers and other stuff on your paint, so when it comes to applying your lsp, the stuff left behind interferes with it and affects durability. Not such...
Forum: Detailing Chat 19-05-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,016
Posted By Shiny
From an insurance liability and a health & safety...

From an insurance liability and a health & safety point of view, this would be an absolute nightmare.
Forum: in2Detailing 18-05-2017, 11:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,031
Posted By In2detailing
New Feynlab Range

Hi,

New Feynlab (http://www.in2detailing.co.uk/manufacturers/feynlab/) Range Now Live on the Site

Feynlab Wash (http://www.in2detailing.co.uk/feynlab-wash.html)

Feynlab Prime...
Forum: Detailing Chat 18-05-2017, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 976
Posted By Wilco
Member going out of their way to help

I need to publicly thank a member on here for going above and beyond.

The Zymol discount that was on recently was a great saving on the sample kits but the postage made it almost the same price as...
Forum: The Daily News Zone 16-05-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 824
Posted By WHIZZER
http://www.carbuzz.com/resizeimg/imageshandler.ash...

http://www.carbuzz.com/resizeimg/imageshandler.ashx?w=640&h=480&url=http://db.carbuzz.com/images2/630000/1000/100/631129.jpg

best I can do
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 11-05-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,241
Posted By tosh
Forensic Detailing review here (I haven't watched...

Forensic Detailing review here (I haven't watched it yet)

Flex XFE 7-15 150 review demo - Long Throw 15ml Dual Action polisher - YouTube
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 08-05-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By steelghost
Can't say I do :) As long as your solution is...

Can't say I do :)
As long as your solution is properly mixed before application, there's no need to "activate" anything. You just apply it to a dry car. Where it's wet, it's applied. Where it's dry,...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 20-04-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,345
Posted By Bigpikle
Most people on DW arent interested in saving time...

Most people on DW arent interested in saving time or effort it seems in my 10 years on here. Suggest something other than a crazy complex wash and 53 step prep and wax process and many people will...
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