polishing/waxing in the sun

Discussion in 'That'll Buff Right Out' started by bait, Apr 30, 2007.

  1. bait

    bait New Member

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    I don't really have a place that offers good shade... what should I do to make sure my polish/wax goes well?
     
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    very early in the morning or late in the afternoon would be my choice, better early in the morning because the paint would be cool
     
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    n2_space Space > *.*

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    That and use some sun friendly polishes... like optimum.
     
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    Scottwax Making detailing great again! Moderator

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    Optimum, Clearkote and Poorboys all work well in the full sun.
     
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    good to hear since i just bought the poorboys polish w/canuba. any opinions on it? i'm just going to wash, clay, wash, and polish/wax with it. that should be good enough, right? hopefuly it turns out good. :x:
     
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    Im a pro detailer for a few years now,and have been polishing/waxing inthe sun and i actually prefer it that way. Just use sun safe products and you will be good.
     
  7. Scottwax

    Scottwax Making detailing great again! Moderator

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    Poorboy's Polish w/Carnauba is an excellent light polish and wax. About 2 months durability, so you probably should use something over it.
     
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    XGaSpAcHo New Member

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    which one should i get

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    Scottwax Making detailing great again! Moderator

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    Either is fine. I haven't used the new version of Gold Class so I can't specifically comment on it.
     
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    cool thanks. i'm gonna give it a shot.

    will try to take some before and after pictures
     
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    I heard a lot of comments that Gold Class does not last very long.

    However, Tech Wax, somehow, lasted all winter on my car.
     
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    i guess i'll go to pep boys and exchange it.

    i'm just pissed now that i got the polish with the wax from poorboys instead of just the regular polish because i'm sure the regular polish would be better than the one with canuba wax in it.
     

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