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Old 04-18-2014, 01:53 PM
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Thanks
I may give this a try.
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Old 04-18-2014, 01:55 PM
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I will try the buffer and polish first. If not working I will use a rubbing compound.
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Old 04-18-2014, 01:59 PM
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Originally Posted by offshorexcursion
Presta Super Cut Compound is AMAZING on gel coat! We use a foam waffle pad on a variable speed buffer.

Fleece fender covers help prevent this also, and don't forget to wash them

All shined up ready for the next owner!


Who says you can't polish a turd!


Yes I am spoiled to have her on the buffer
Thanks I will try the Presta and see if it works.
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Old 04-18-2014, 02:01 PM
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Originally Posted by vmf
if it is just scuff from the bumper no rash you may be able to get away with wiping it down with acetone then give it a polish by hand,otherwise like the other guys posted wetsand and polish.pics would help to determine the best way to help you go about it.
Thanks. I will try polishing with a buffer first.
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Originally Posted by rev.ronnie
I've had great results with 3M super duty rubbing compound followed up with a finer finishing compound and then a glaze. I use a orbital polisher.

Be careful or you'll end up getting sucked into doing the whole boat if it really pops!
Sounds like work but it is a new boat so it is easy to get carried away.
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