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    Re: Good rule of thumb when using an AIO - stick with foam polishing pads by Mike Phillips

    Quote Originally Posted by fightnews View Post

    Polishing pads leave haze on my paint. I need finishing pads and ultrafine polish to get it perfect. I did a test spot with a yellow rupes pad and fine gel polish and that left haze compared to the white pad with the ultra fine polish.

    Thanks for sharing the above. Sometimes I think other people think I'm crazy when I tell them about

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    Also - I have NOT found the RUPES yellow and even their white foams to be the softest of the available options.


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    Re: Good rule of thumb when using an AIO - stick with foam polishing pads by Mike Phillips

    Quote Originally Posted by fightnews View Post
    I did a test spot with a yellow rupes pad and fine gel polish polish.
    It was most likely the polish, not the pad. Their fine polish does not finish well, unless the paint is hard. Rupes yellow pad will finish better than softer pads, IME.
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    Re: Good rule of thumb when using an AIO - stick with foam polishing pads by Mike Phillips



    Shared here,

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    Re: Good rule of thumb when using an AIO - stick with foam polishing pads by Mike Phillips

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