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Old 30-03-2018, 01:54 PM   #1
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Never been cleaned!!!!

Now I can’t be sure but judging by the stated of my sons little KA wheels I’m guessing that the barrels have never been cleaned properly.
Please bare in mind the wheels are 16 years old so even after I had finished they were by no means perfect.

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Comments most welcome please.


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Old 30-03-2018, 01:57 PM   #2
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It's a great effort, just shows that the backs of the spokes are always the most vulnerable part of any wheel finish...
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Great job, amazed there isn’t more corrosion especially being a ford spiked wheel they seem to suffer badly, certainly a worthwhile investment of effort
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Old 30-03-2018, 02:55 PM   #4
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Send him to bed without tea.

Why wasn't he doing it, under instruction from his Dad?
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Send him to bed without tea.

Why wasn't he doing it, under instruction from his Dad?
He’s just not intrested, unlike I was at 18

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That is some transformation! Good work sir!
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Fantastic finish Gonz, if I was your son I'd be over the moon and back.
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Quite the turnaround
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Superb turnaround maybe another hit with an iron remover.SJ.
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Superb results. What was your method and products used gonz?

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