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Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 16-08-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By neilmcl
I agree KKD wasn't that great but I've never seen...

I agree KKD wasn't that great but I've never seen such a poor performance as the one pictured whenever I've snow foamed on a dry car, and that's with using some of the real rubbish foams, eg, AB...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 16-08-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By wish wash
I always pre rinse too. In my head it makes sense...

I always pre rinse too. In my head it makes sense to get as much off as possible that will come off and then let the chemicals do there job.
In summer I can get away with not rinsing as the car...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 16-08-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Brian1612
I have tested the strongest version of blizzard...

I have tested the strongest version of blizzard which was extreme and it was very dissapointing performance wise as a foam. Imagine the standard blizzard would be even less potent. Thick foam but...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 16-08-2018, 12:21 AM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By neilmcl
I've used KKD Blizzard a number of times and...

I've used KKD Blizzard a number of times and whilst I wasn't that impressed in comparison to BH Autofoam, I never saw a poor result like that in the picture when using it on a dry car.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Christian6984
Depending on situation i can do either. Usually...

Depending on situation i can do either. Usually dry. I sometimes turn down the strength of the foam so its quite runny while i do the wheels and then hit it with a much thicker foam while going to...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By cheekymonkey
always use a pre wash then snow foam, the safest...

always use a pre wash then snow foam, the safest and most effective way.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Soul boy 68
This ^^^:thumb: then another rinse to make sure...

This ^^^:thumb: then another rinse to make sure before I hit it with the 2BM
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Rozzer32
I always pre wash with a citrus wash then rinse...

I always pre wash with a citrus wash then rinse and then snow foam. So guess I vote for wet car.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Brian1612
Copied and pasted from FB from a well respected...

Copied and pasted from FB from a well respected detailer. I don't see how you can dispute the dry or rinsed panel method, the photographed results are clear to see.

Having also tested this...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By neilmcl
Bilt Hamber has suggested on this very site that...

Bilt Hamber has suggested on this very site that they recommend using their Auto Foam on a dry car.

I'd have thought foaming onto a wet car the foam tends to "slip" off the surface plus there...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By BrummyPete
I foam on a dry car, rinse then foam again so I...

I foam on a dry car, rinse then foam again so I guess I foam on both............

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Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Ultra
And so the debate continues :lol:

And so the debate continues :lol:
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Brian1612
Actual video evidence out there that confirms...

Actual video evidence out there that confirms rinsing the car with a pressure washer prior to snow foaming improves cleaning ability.

Its really just common sense... you are removing the top layer...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By bigbruiser
Wait what there is another ?:thumb::doublesho

Wait what there is another ?:thumb::doublesho
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By Ultra
Dry surface makes sense as the foam has something...

Dry surface makes sense as the foam has something to cling onto ( grime ) whilst doing it's job.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By mcflycossie
I have always put it on dry as I feel wetting...

I have always put it on dry as I feel wetting first does not allow the foam to cling and break up the dirt as much.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-08-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 57
Poll: Snow Foaming
Views: 8,132
Posted By macca666
It's been discussed on here many times before as...

It's been discussed on here many times before as well Rob IIRC it's pretty much a mixed bag with some saying dry others saying wet.

Me personally I go dry thinking that if it's a wet surface it...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 09-08-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,353
Posted By John-R-
Looks like an option :thumb: Aarrgh too many...

Looks like an option :thumb:

Aarrgh too many machines on the market now :wall:

Cheers

John
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 22-05-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,316
Posted By virgiltracey
I really rate the Wilco large microfibre towells,...

I really rate the Wilco large microfibre towells, theyre about £2 each and super absorbant and fluffy, I've not induced any swirls using mine with BSD as a drying aid.
Forum: Detailing Chat 01-05-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,842
Posted By westerman
Your never too old...as the saying goes!

Am I the oldest contributor? I take a look at myself sometimes and think, 'what am I doing' but once caught, the bug is here to stay!

Last month I turned 78, that's right 78, I was born in 1940.
...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 30-04-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 929
Posted By tehvlb
lol forgive my noobness i thought that...

lol

forgive my noobness i thought that 100bar was lowend

just apprehensive of not having a machine that performs similar to the one i am moving from.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 28-04-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,270
Posted By Luke M
If you don't mind me saying buddy but what I'm...

If you don't mind me saying buddy but what I'm reading is this:
"I want to do a thorough job using non suitable chemicals, foregoing the correct methods and as cheaply as possible"
Am I far off the...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-04-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,439
Posted By RICH2508
BSD mixed with Project 64 for me.

BSD mixed with Project 64 for me.
Forum: The Showroom 06-04-2018, 05:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,379
Posted By Brian1612
Quick clean on the Abarth

Little detail and run out of a few products yesterday...

Car pro Iron x snow soap - diluted 1:8 it was used as a wheel cleaner/light decon stage. Worked really well and it showed good levels of...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 29-01-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,846
Posted By RICH2508
Another vote for Project 64, being a regular user...

Another vote for Project 64, being a regular user of Project 32 thought the difference would be just hype, but after using on my solid White Golf and Candy Red pearl S-Max this weekend I was amazed...
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