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Old 22-06-2018, 01:52 PM   #1
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Well Rounded Wax - Black Metallic Daily Driver

Looking for a new wax. Perhaps up to £50 but ideally less

Stuff I'd hope to achieve:
  • Durable - Real time 5-6 month longevity (daily driver of roughly 1000 miles per month)
  • Easy off - My paint is black and loves to show off a bit of micro-marring
  • Good depth & will let the metallic finish sparkle in the light

I've tried BH DSW and while it does achieve most of these, I do find it a bit irritating at times. It is quick to become grabby and sometimes I notice a 'greasy' finish in the sunlight (which can be reduced with QD). I do apply in cooler temps, cold panels, wet applicator, thin layers, short hazing periods. So i'm happy to persevere with DSW at the minute but would be great to try something new

Thoughts at the minute: In2Detailing CCW, AG UHD, Maybe Collinite 845?

I know there must be 1000000 of these but it's hard to find one that matches my proposed 'requirements' when using the search function!

All suggestions welcome!

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Old 22-06-2018, 02:51 PM   #2
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RG Hybrid Blue - 40% Carnauba plus nano polymers for durability, 100ml tub £33
Easy on/off, flake pop excellent
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Old 22-06-2018, 03:01 PM   #3
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in2detailing cermaic wax is £20 for 200ml, wipes off so effortless, approx 4-5 month durability
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Old 22-06-2018, 03:15 PM   #4
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I really rate autoglym uhd. Prob one of the best waxes I’ve used.
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Old 22-06-2018, 03:19 PM   #5
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+1 for in2Detailing Ceramic wax..very impressive,similar to DSW but a lot easier to use imo
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Old 22-06-2018, 03:24 PM   #6
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infinity wax supergloss + might be worth a look. Their QDX is really good also, i got 2 months durability standalone from just QDX over a glaze on my daily driver and i do about 2000 miles per month.
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Old 22-06-2018, 03:52 PM   #7
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I've got a metallic black Q3, I used the M&K DW edition wax on it a couple of months ago and it looked awesome, still looks good now too. It's £35 for a 50ml jar. It smells nice as well 🤣

I'm sure they have a 40% off deal on at the minute for certain waxes, might be worth a look.
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Old 22-06-2018, 03:59 PM   #8
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Britemax Vantage for me, easy on & off, lovely wax that punches way above its price tag.
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you tried poorboys black hole and then nattys wax? I have it on mine, great combo and can both be bought for less the 50 sheets
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blackfire paint cleaner http://www.polishedbliss.co.uk/acata...lish-cat9.html (used to be called gloss enhancing polish) with bmd morpheus on top is great on black metallic and makes the flake pop and gives 6 months
sample pot will last you ages as it goes on really thin and buffs off with ease
https://www.bmdluxurycarwax.co.uk/wa...arnauba-sample
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