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Old 20-03-2017, 02:42 PM   #1
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What is the best wax... a video answer.

Hello all.
What is the best wax? It's a question that comes up so often I thought I'd try my hand at answering it.
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Good video Luke on a common topic, to me a wax is a wax, and prep work is of most importance, a bit like painting woodwork, if the woodwork needs re glossing then prep-work is important, it needs to be stripped down;treated sanding down etc and finally the gloss finish. Some waxes are more durable than others I guess but at the end of the day it's like you say, you've had a lovely meal and the after dinner mint tops things off nicely, I must add that following an after dinner mint I have an espresso.



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The answer is simply whatever your happy with, this yawn inducing question will be asked until the end of time.
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Spot on Luke! That's probably the best answer I've seen to this question and should be made into a sticky in this section imo. Like a lot of things it's the prep work that counts and the better the prep work the better the end result. Wax is the finishing touch to all the hard work that went before that most people don't ever see. I'm a self confessed wax addict and you are right about the quest to find a wax that will add that little something more.
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Good, honest and true video, as always, Luke
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Really good stuff. Going to be linking the **** out of this for years to come
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Potty mouth Luke !!! Lol.

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Good video Luke on a common topic, to me a wax is a wax, and prep work is of most importance, a bit like painting woodwork, if the woodwork needs re glossing then prep-work is important, it needs to be stripped down;treated sanding down etc and finally the gloss finish. Some waxes are more durable than others I guess but at the end of the day it's like you say, you've had a lovely meal and the after dinner mint tops things off nicely, I must add that following an after dinner mint I have an espresso.



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The answer is simply whatever your happy with, this yawn inducing question will be asked until the end of time.
All the more reason to give myself and others a go to answer.

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Spot on Luke! That's probably the best answer I've seen to this question and should be made into a sticky in this section imo. Like a lot of things it's the prep work that counts and the better the prep work the better the end result. Wax is the finishing touch to all the hard work that went before that most people don't ever see. I'm a self confessed wax addict and you are right about the quest to find a wax that will add that little something more.
Thanks buddy, wouldn't mind if it got stickied.

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Good, honest and true video, as always, Luke
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Really good stuff. Going to be linking the **** out of this for years to come
Link away sir, find that very gratifying

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Potty mouth Luke !!! Lol.

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It did get a little PG. Will mind my language in the future...probably
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Excellent video this. I couldn't agree more in all honesty.

Although I do think their are varying finishes achieved by different waxes/sealants, it is completely irrelevant what LSP you use if the paintwork is a mess. As you said Luke it's all about finding what works for you and your own needs. I have bought products based on someone else's advice a few times and not always been as impressed as they have been, everyone has different expectations in products.
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Watched this last night on my TV....very informative and honest.
Enjoyed the fireball one aswel, food for thought me thinks🤔

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