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  1. Re: Now available - Dr. Beasley's Z1 Ceramic AIO Primer

    I just used Z1 this past Friday to doll up my friend's Subaru WRX. It is such an amazing product. I used a white Lake Country smart pad with it and got 99% defect removal. It has a wonderfully...
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    Re: Filthy Ford F150

    I found out that it has been 4-5 years since it was last washed on the outside. [emoji15][emoji15][emoji15]


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    Dr. Beasley’s ZR1 on a Subaru

    This Scooby WRX was in to winterize the exterior. Dr. Beasley’s Z1 paint correction with 1 year nano coating, brake dust removal, Pinnacle wheel cleaner, Pinnacle tire clear coat, and Pinnacle glass...
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    Re: Filthy Ford F150

    Well, I am feeling my 44 years after taking on this beasty. However, it's the area and demographic I live in, and farming/farm pickups that have been well used are a normal thing. Here is a link to...
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    Re: Filthy Ford F150

    LOL Well.... life isn't all Porsches and burritos my friend. :laughing::laughing::laughing: This is about 1/2 of my demographic being a primarily rural state. There are some other goodies around...
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    Re: Filthy Ford F150

    It’s leftover adhesive and clips from the factory. Really crappy way to do the job on a high dollar vehicle in my opinion. The trim is peeling back on the other side in a couple places also.

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    Re: Filthy Ford F150

    This is what it looked like after I pressure washed it and scrubbed the tires once. The stuff was on there. [emoji37]

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20201014/94d5fd4b5067ffb4a3ab5e3b6115cfe0.jpg...
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    Filthy Ford F150

    Today’s offering to the detailing gods. A farm pickup that hasn’t had a bath in who knows how long.

    Pressure washed with minimal removal, hand wash with Ammo Frothe as a pretreatment and...
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    Re: Left Handed Detaling

    I do custom airbrush art etc. and as an artist I am partially red-green colorblind. I know color theory enough mix colors and get them close, then if I'm in a pickle, as my bride or children if it's...
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    Re: Left Handed Detaling

    I get it. I'm right-handed, but I have to switch hands to hit different areas of a vehicle. I've never had an issue of pressing the trigger lock with my left index finger. Put it up to practice or...
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    Re: 2020 Porsche C4S Cabrio (992)

    She's a beaut Clark! Fantastic work.
  12. Re: Can Dr Beasley's NSP Z1 be topped with multi year coatings

    Reading the Z1 instructions, it can be topped with 1201 or other sealants/waxes, or maintained with Advance Coat.
  13. Re: Can Dr Beasley's NSP Z1 be topped with multi year coatings

    NSP Z1 is a stand alone one-step polish coating process that leaves a 1 year coating on your vehicle. If you are going to put a multi-year coating on your vehicle, use the NSP 45/95/150 prep primers...
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    Re: Steam cleaner under $100?

    There isn't one that I would recommend. If you want a steam cleaner, spend the money and get a good one. Chief Steamer makes a couple small units. Good products.

    Light Duty Commercial Steamers...
  15. Re: How much do you charge for a one-step exterior detail?

    $220 for a sedan and up from there for mid-size sun's or van/large suv
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    Re: Rupes 15 III vs. Gear Driven DA’s

    The heat is a non-issue really with a random orbit. New pad technology, and the G9 being cooled as it is, won't affect anything you are planning to work on. You will be OK with the G9. :dblthumb2:
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    Re: 303 Graphene

    Graphene is a wonderful product. However, I believe at this point the chemical technology/chemistry technology has not caught up. What's going on now is there is there isn't a way to cross-link it...
  18. Re: How to machine clean a dry erase board by Mike Phillips

    Admit it, you were really bored and had nothing better to do. :buffing: :laughing::laughing::laughing::laughing:
  19. Re: Cleaning and conditioning leather effectively

    Use a quality product to clean whatever brand you choose to use. I personally use Pinnacle Vinyl and Leather cleaner, and Pinnacle Leather conditioner to clean all the leather seats for our family...
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    Re: AIO Cleaner/Wax Users

    Personally, as a detailer, I use an AIO to get the job done and move on. It's a great way to clean, polish, protect, and make a customer happy in a short period of time. Buy a good AIO like...
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    Re: Rupes 15 III vs. Gear Driven DA’s

    After taking Mike's detailing boot camp class and using the Griot's G9 and Rupes polishers, spend the money on the G9. I tried to make it stall out and it wouldn't unless I really laid into it. ...
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    Re: Rupes 15 III vs. Gear Driven DA’s

    It's not the tool. It's the tool using it. :buffing::D I have had the opportunity to use Rupes polishers alongside other brands. Rupes makes a good product, and they have a solid name and brand...
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    Re: Post Your Unpacking Pictures

    Goodies arrived today. My Flex family grew to 6 tools and some Dr Beasley’s for my ride. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20201006/2998c0704028a507963fd9aabb5c674a.jpg


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    Re: Paint Cleaner???

    If you are washing and claying the vehicle, you don't need a paint cleanser. When you are finished washing/claying, I would recommend a one-step polish like Blackfire One Step or Dr Beasley's new...
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    Re: Rupes Groits 3 inch or 5

    Buy the Griot's G9. I used the G9 and the full Rupes line at the Detailing Bootcamp. I'll take the G9 all day long over any Rupes da polisher at more than twice the price. The exception being the...
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