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Old 15-10-2017, 05:04 PM   #1
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Afternoon all.

I had a go at doing my yellowing cloudy lights today and this is the result.





Massive improvement over this



however there are areas where its still a bit iffy really and was just wondering If they can be made better?

I used 1500>2000>3000 wet'n'dry then polished with some G3 using a wool pad on my cordless 18v drill.

Any tips to get rid of the remaining problem areas? I was maybe thinking doing 800 sand before the 1500.

Thoughts?

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Afternoon all.

I had a go at doing my yellowing cloudy lights today and this is the result.





Massive improvement over this



however there are areas where its still a bit iffy really and was just wondering If they can be made better?

I used 1500>2000>3000 wet'n'dry then polished with some G3 using a wool pad on my cordless 18v drill.

Any tips to get rid of the remaining problem areas? I was maybe thinking doing 800 sand before the 1500.

Thoughts?

Ta.
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You need to finish with a polish after using a compound and wool pad then ensure you apply some protection to your lens.
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You need to finish with a polish after using a compound and wool pad then ensure you apply some protection to your lens.
Cheers chongo, I have some Megs 83 and I think 80 in the garage would that do? May also have some Menzerna.
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Cheers chongo, I have some Megs 83 and I think 80 in the garage would that do? May also have some Menzerna.
Menzerna would be my choice but which one have you bud
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Menzerna would be my choice but which one have you bud
Found some Power Gloss/Intensive and Final Finish tucked away
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I know you've already made an attempt at it and it's looking good but I wasn't sure if this video would be of any use to you in terms of finishing the job.

https://youtu.be/uqOKmZ9mMfc

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800 grit before would remove deeper scratches
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