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    Default Gone mad ?

    I think i've got Moombitis some form of rare disese, yesterday I polished the ski pylon support see pics. Have I gone mad , or are there others experiencing the same sort of symptoms.
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    Thats badass! Yea you got it bad!

    It used to be a rare desease but now its a full blown epidemic!

    Welcome to the sickness!

    How about a quick how to on polishing aluminum?


    PWI as usual...

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    wow you even polished the weld..........what did you use and the process?
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    Sand it down with 220 grit then 400 then 600 / 800 / 1000 / 2000 wet sand then buffing compound # 5 and finally a buffing pad on a grinder and voilą !!
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    Clear coat it so that it will stay that way longer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maxpower220 View Post
    Clear coat it so that it will stay that way longer.
    I would agree completely or it will probably end up looking worse in the long run IMHO.
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    really I didn't know that, thought once polished it would remain like that...Clear coat it is then...Thanks
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    That looks fantastic but it's a colossal waste of time. You have plenty more to do, don't you?
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    Looks sweet man, i take it thats the cross member when you open the engine hatch?
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    That's the one mike, it feels great resting your elbows on that when working in the engine compartment.
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