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post #8 of Old 02-01-2009
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Originally Posted by Melrna View Post
Big thing about hiring someone with a power buffer is they can damage the gel coat when they use the buffer on the wax application. How that happens is they overheat area they are working on trying to get the best shine. So be careful on who you hire and get references.

Yep compounding, polishing and waxing is more of an art than a skill or job. Most are clueless! You want a good finish find someone who has been to Dupont, Imron or Awlgrip finishing school/training.

The use of ONE pad is a sure sign this guy is a hack. A one pad trained monkey is barely worth $3.00 per foot...

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