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Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 03-03-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,298
Posted By Frog
Agreed. It’s a wholly different issue if...

Agreed.


It’s a wholly different issue if you have inherited these issues but you haven’t. This has been caused by someone not doing their job properly and they have been paid (either by you or...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 03-03-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Frog
If you can find some locally, Autosmart Tango is...

If you can find some locally, Autosmart Tango is a great drying aid.
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 07-02-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,683
Posted By Frog
I had a similar experience a number of years ago...

I had a similar experience a number of years ago with Megs Gold Class just after I moved house. It turned out the water was a lot softer at the new place and I was using too much product in the...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 18-01-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,103
Posted By Frog
I have one of these, works well and I think it...

I have one of these, works well and I think it was around £50.

https://www.ringautomotive.com/en/product/RIL5500CRI
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 16-01-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,382
Posted By Frog
I think that is the right way to go after all...

I think that is the right way to go after all Rupes state the the backing plate should be greased. I did the washer mod on mine but it’s a modification of the washer mod, I made a shim (in fact I...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 16-01-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,382
Posted By Frog
Are you using the rupes pads and polishes? I find...

Are you using the rupes pads and polishes? I find with mine that if I use CG hex pads and compounds it doesn’t work quite as well, also if there is too much product on the pad it doesn’t spin as much.
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 04-01-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,547
Posted By Frog
The 7 flows 10L per min more than the 5 so I...

The 7 flows 10L per min more than the 5 so I guess it has more cleaning power, also the extra 2m hose length could prove useful.
I am torn between buying a 7 knowing it will only last me a few years...
Forum: Painting/Spraying & Bodywork 19-12-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,387
Posted By Frog
I would be really careful about acid dips. They...

I would be really careful about acid dips. They are great if used correctly but it is really easy for them not to be and as a customer you won’t know till 12 months + down the line at which point you...
Forum: Detailing Chat 27-11-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 920
Posted By Frog
I would second Slims, I have bought both my...

I would second Slims, I have bought both my machines from them and all the pads/polish/compound etc.
Excellent service and great advice over the phone.
Forum: Detailing Chat 04-11-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,032
Posted By Frog
Put a length of pipe lagging around your jack...

Put a length of pipe lagging around your jack handle and secure with cable ties. It prevents those “oh crap” moments when you open the door on the handle or you don’t have the handle in the exact...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 02-11-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,440
Posted By Frog
Three stages in 8 hours is pretty good going. ...

Three stages in 8 hours is pretty good going.


My go to single stage at the moment is Sonax 04-06 and a Rupes yellow pad.
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 28-10-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,534
Posted By Frog
Try the Karcher outlet store (google it) they...

Try the Karcher outlet store (google it) they usually have some good deals.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 27-10-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,455
Posted By Frog
I have currently got it mixed 50:50 with BSD,...

I have currently got it mixed 50:50 with BSD, won’t be doing it again, it isn’t a patch on the BSD , CG 07 mix.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 23-09-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,604
Posted By Frog
Agreed, Jetseal is a fine product. I have...

Agreed, Jetseal is a fine product. I have partnered it with dodo juice supernatural hybrid wax or even just sonax bsd, both work well.
Forum: Projects and Restorations 05-09-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 109,644
Posted By Frog
Forgive me if you have already removed it but...

Forgive me if you have already removed it but there should be a spring clip on the outer face of the caliper, if it’s missing it will cause uneven pad wear and noise.
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 24-08-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,047
Posted By Frog
The ring one has two brightness settings.

The ring one has two brightness settings.
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 23-08-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,047
Posted By Frog
I have one of those and it is excellent. Light...

I have one of those and it is excellent. Light wise I can’t tell the difference between it and the Scangrip.
Forum: Detailing Chat 21-08-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,984
Posted By Frog
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=70oDKVe2Sa8 ...

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=70oDKVe2Sa8

Thoughts ? Makes sense to me.
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 21-08-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,239
Posted By Frog
I have just tried Sonax spray and seal on both my...

I have just tried Sonax spray and seal on both my wife’s mini and my sons corsa. The mini already had some dodo juice supernatural hybrid on it and the corsa was totally unprotected because I had do...
Forum: Detailing Chat 21-08-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,984
Posted By Frog
How you actually put the foam on doesn’t really...

How you actually put the foam on doesn’t really matter but taking it off is better done bottom to top because you can actually see where you have rinsed with the pressure washer rather than the foam...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-08-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 13,782
Views: 2,118,506
Posted By Frog
It is quite heavy and I did think about one of...

It is quite heavy and I did think about one of the “racing” aluminium ones but it liked the idea of the very low height. I have been hanging on for ages but my lads Corsa got a puncture the other...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-08-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 13,782
Views: 2,118,506
Posted By Frog
Does this count as a “detailing product” ? :-) ...

Does this count as a “detailing product” ? :-)

https://www.sgs-engineering.com/garage-equipment/trolley-jacks/tj2-5lp-low-profile-garage-trolley-jack
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-08-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4,529
Views: 547,753
Posted By Frog
Finally got round to spend some time on my lads...

Finally got round to spend some time on my lads Corsa, he has had it about 6 weeks but either I haven’t had the time or the weather has not been right. Anyway I managed a full wash, de-tar, de-iron...
Forum: Detailing Chat 11-08-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,943
Posted By Frog
Have you got it in writing that the dealer said...

Have you got it in writing that the dealer said there was no damage or was it just a conversation with the salesperson?

Different peoples definitions of “damage” are very different, one mans ding...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 10-08-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,457
Posted By Frog
From reading your post, the scratches you are...

From reading your post, the scratches you are talking about are still visible in the surface and they are scratches caused by damage prior to cutting/polishing?

If you are happy with the finish...
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