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Old 05-05-2018, 01:21 PM   #11
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Clay mitt with strong shampoo as lube.

I've used clay bars but I just get on "better" using the mitt.

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Old 05-05-2018, 02:13 PM   #12
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Obviously both have their place. These days I'll go over a car with a mitt, but always follow up with a bar, and nine times out of ten the bar will pick something up that the mitt hasn't.
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Old 05-05-2018, 08:19 PM   #13
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Iv only ever used a G3 mitt, but iv just bought some Scholl clay to try on the new whip
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Old 06-05-2018, 11:41 PM   #14
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The Mitt is much quicker but is it cutting corners? I used the mitt then went over again with a clay bar and was amazed at the amount of crud the clay bar was able to lift from some areas.
Either I didn't use the Mitt properly or they're not as good as clay bars. It's Clay Bar for me.

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Old 07-05-2018, 04:56 AM   #15
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Been using the G3 mitt for 2-3 years now. Just got a Klin Korea mitt though so will be trying that out on Wednesday.
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Old 12-05-2018, 11:38 PM   #16
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The G3 mitt is great and not used a clay bar for a while. The mitt gets the paintwork so smooth.
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Old 13-05-2018, 11:58 AM   #17
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G3 clay mitt for me as well. I just love the speed and efficiency of it over a few other clay mitts I've tried. It also lasts a very long time so its quite cost effective as well.
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Old 13-05-2018, 12:08 PM   #18
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Used the g3 mitt ages ago and couldn't get on with it personally, I was using BH clay bars at the time.
Then got pointed in the direction of the AutoSmart cloth and haven't looked back. Small pot of warm water to rinse it in and keep it fresh, warm water use helps it pick up so much more and doesn't leave any clay coming off the cloth onto the paintwork when you catch a section without lube on.
Clay bars are still in the arsenal though as they definitely have their place still.

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Old 13-05-2018, 05:15 PM   #19
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I like a clay bar because what it removes is stuck on the bar and you can see it.

For some reason I find that satisfying.

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Old 13-05-2018, 08:25 PM   #20
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Both.

I have a G3 mitt and BH regular clay

Mitt is quick on a car that has been clayed previously but if your doing a car that hasn't been touched then the clay bar gets the job done where the mitt will struggle

Mitt - quick and easy

Clay bar - shifts stubbon contam'

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