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Old 25-04-2017, 07:06 PM   #1
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Please feel free to upload any pictures of your hard work here with a little discription of what was used and your method of use.
This may become informative to help people choose products in the future .
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It exists in the showroom section already - but at the opportunity to photo whore again;

Two stage DA polish with Menzerna polishes followed by a base layer of Wax Planet iWax and a top layer of Oblivion

This was the gloss and reflection after just the iWax



The combo was chosen to give the level of flake enhancement that I was after - the Oblivion really enhanced the flake and gave the paint a completely different dynamic




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Old 26-08-2017, 10:42 AM   #3
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Paint had a machine polish and a sealant applied butbthis little beauty topped it off with great gloss levels being achieved.
I applied like a conventional QD as I did find it needed a little buff off on some areas.

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This episode took place over the Bank Holiday weekend and I had applied a coat of Obsidian a few weeks previously.

So after a pre-wash and a quick rinse












Then after the snow foam and another rinse










Next, after the wash and drying stage, came the wax




Curing










Buffed






Final wipe down with Expression




Leaving a final finish of













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very nice job there and a lovely car, thanks for taking the time to upload the pictures
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Here's some pics of a golf I did wearing Placebo.







Prep was a full de-con and pre wax cleanser.
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Here's some pics of a golf I did wearing Placebo.







Prep was a full de-con and pre wax cleanser.
Looks amazing, great work. Interesting choice of name Placebo ...... for a wax

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Looks amazing, great work. Interesting choice of name Placebo ...... for a wax

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Yes quite an unusual name for a wax.
It's a strange one in terms of finish. Up close I thought the finished article looked a little dull but when I stood back and viewed from an angle the gloss really shows. The sun came out very briefly and there was some nice flake pop too.

I'm not sure but I think the VW orange peel has some effect on the reflection.
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