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Forum: Detailing Chat 17-09-2021, 11:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,835
Posted By NorthantsPete
doesnt work for me... my car was £900 and looks...

doesnt work for me... my car was £900 and looks it :D

I AM respraying the car though so its fair id wanna keep it good.... that and my 18 year old volvo came up like new and people respected the...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 17-09-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By NorthantsPete
https://www.farecla.com/products/g-m...-high-cut-p...

https://www.farecla.com/products/g-m...-high-cut-pad/

RAPID from 1500 grit with the 360 compound.
Forum: Detailing Chat 17-09-2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,619
Posted By NorthantsPete
Anyone used TAC systems compounds? I know...

Anyone used TAC systems compounds?

I know their finishing LSPs get a decent amount of love

If so, they apear to be a gyeon alternative with less hype
Forum: Detailing Chat 17-09-2021, 10:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,143
Posted By NorthantsPete
Yeah they came out with an official statement,...

Yeah they came out with an official statement, asking people to come see their lab, they are in total control of the raws.
Forum: Detailing Chat 17-09-2021, 10:40 AM
Replies: 6,670
Views: 1,224,615
Posted By NorthantsPete
As Ive got to respray the bumper, though Id test...

As Ive got to respray the bumper, though Id test out the decon shampoo and wax stripper (to avoid any contamination)

Works amazing well, quick wipe over and the wax is all gone and its squeeky...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 17-09-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 5,916
Views: 606,552
Posted By NorthantsPete
HALFORDS! I ran out of laquer, made the...

HALFORDS!

I ran out of laquer, made the mistake of thinking their paint section was serious

2 weeks the bloody stuff was left to'cure' came off like bubble gum .... so, here I am - taping up...
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-09-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,619
Posted By NorthantsPete
It means the NXT wax has washed away, this is...

It means the NXT wax has washed away, this is because its an oily glaze. The wax clearly cant cling to it.
I will panel wipe next time is used and rub away the glaze oils.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 16-09-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By NorthantsPete
ive got some - its BSD on steroids. stuck it...

ive got some - its BSD on steroids.

stuck it on my painted rear end (yes yes waited 2 months) and it looks like clearcoat.

Very glossy, especially after it cures a day or two, youll walk back...
Forum: The Biker Zone 16-09-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By NorthantsPete
that method is actually in my haynes manual! ...

that method is actually in my haynes manual!


YEP - small end bearing gave way... needles everywhere.... barell heavilly scored as they shot up the sides


Likely ill just whip the engine out,...
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-09-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,143
Posted By NorthantsPete
[QUOTE=\Rian;5745306]Chemical guys make there own...

[QUOTE=\Rian;5745306]Chemical guys make there own stuff, as you've found out with meguars, I discovered the no nonsense cleaner and leather cleaner are basically the same going from the safety data...
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-09-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,143
Posted By NorthantsPete
I bet they do a lot seen on facebook rebranded.

I bet they do a lot seen on facebook rebranded.
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-09-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,143
Posted By NorthantsPete
Then again their citrus stuff comes in tubs you...

Then again their citrus stuff comes in tubs you get from A-Chem, a uk company who make stuff for loads of detail brands, so maybe they cant be a jack of all trades

maybe this is where jack of all...
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-09-2021, 10:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,143
Posted By NorthantsPete
Who actually made stuff FOR DoDo. ...

Who actually made stuff FOR DoDo.

Interesting huh!
DoDo stuff is good, so there;s must be too.
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-09-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,143
Posted By NorthantsPete
Most companies are just rebrands. Who isnt?

..Interesting video here
DETALKS - Are YOU Using Rebranded Detailing Products? - YouTube

So who makes what we buy.. and are we just buying the same products over and over, wastign cash ont he...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 16-09-2021, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,090
Posted By NorthantsPete
https://www.achem.co.uk/own-labelling/ This...

https://www.achem.co.uk/own-labelling/

This is who autobrite get their stuff from, so it's likely they just use harsh TFR style products like Carplan and the underlying tetrosyl who are also...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 14-09-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By NorthantsPete
Im guessing, shampoos are good if you know the...

Im guessing, shampoos are good if you know the cars protected or you're going to detail further but the wash and wax good if you literally just need to was the car and go..say on holiday.

i have...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 14-09-2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By NorthantsPete
Wash and wax shampoos - where do they have their place?

So im hovering over a shampoo or a wahs and wax and cant decide

will the shampoo have better cleaning, and so, better when im already waxed?

Or will the wash and wax give more protection...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-09-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,619
Posted By NorthantsPete
I think this is the problem not being content...

I think this is the problem not being content with a brand, always seems like theres something better out there... whatever better means.

I used to chase durability, but then you lose out on other...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-09-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,619
Posted By NorthantsPete
They dont actually do a consumer polish though,...

They dont actually do a consumer polish though, ultimate compound is fine but their polish is a glaze.... which this week washed away and left no wax on the car this week.
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-09-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,619
Posted By NorthantsPete
Although compound prices are silly that and their...

Although compound prices are silly that and their wheel cleaner is useless, their screenwash killed my water pump.

i still think their 1 wax is underrated considering everyone goes mental for...
Forum: Painting/Spraying & Bodywork 13-09-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,860
Posted By NorthantsPete
Stuff arrived and it's great, proper stuff. Wore...

Stuff arrived and it's great, proper stuff. Wore ppe and washed down afterwards

The old stuff was sandedd back but needed a respray.

Front bumper i managed to get some life out of using decent...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-09-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 281,430
Posted By NorthantsPete
Farecla G360 compound and finishing kit.

Farecla G360 compound and finishing kit.
Forum: Painting/Spraying & Bodywork 10-09-2021, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,860
Posted By NorthantsPete
appreciate the heads up would it cause...

appreciate the heads up

would it cause issues short temr for a touch up or is this more using it weekly kinda thing
Forum: Detailing Chat 10-09-2021, 04:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,619
Posted By NorthantsPete
CarPro I think have most things covered, but...

CarPro I think have most things covered, but their range can be a little overlapping or too many products for one job...

Gyeon, is a simple range, for me looks like a good catchall for home...
Forum: The Biker Zone 10-09-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By NorthantsPete
Wanna see my piston? :D

So my bike was getting slower and slower, louder and louder on the ride home then finally CLUNK, locked rear wheel at about 5mph. Must have ran out of oil... or overheated or......

Opened it up...
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