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#1 paulaldo

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Posted 18 February 2014 - 09:57 PM

Hi All

 

Thinking of buying a polishing machine. Has any got any of these

 

1. http://www.amazon.co...s=auto polisher

 

2 http://www.ebay.co.u...E-/301089174156

 

3 http://www.ebay.co.u...S-/131019834967

 

i am thinking of going for the first one



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Posted 22 February 2014 - 10:33 PM

Does  anyone know a good cheap buffer  please



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Posted 22 February 2014 - 10:41 PM

this is like mine http://www.amazon.co...erline polisher

 

good piece of kit, but very very dangerous to your paint work if used incorrectly



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Posted 23 February 2014 - 03:35 PM

How can it damage your paint work if you don't put pressure on the buffer

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Posted 23 February 2014 - 07:24 PM

heat, buring from the speed of the pad/compound etcc, its not just as easy as turn on and go/not use pressure...... if this is what you  think. stay away or you will seriously damage yor paint.....



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Posted 23 February 2014 - 07:52 PM

The one your thinking of looks like a large one, like a 9" grinder, in the wrong hands can do a lot of damage. if its just for personal cut and polish you want a smaller orbital one, leave less swirl marks and much lighter, I bought mine from a auto body and paint shop, cost under £40 is smaller so lighter, believe me it still takes it out of you arms and hands. plus it has speed control. use a velcro pad and just stick your polishing heads to it, then after pull off wash out and store.



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Posted 23 February 2014 - 07:55 PM

or a half decent da http://www.amazon.co...rds=da polisher



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Posted 23 February 2014 - 07:59 PM


above looks a lot like mine, mine below

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Posted 23 February 2014 - 08:23 PM

Hi,

 

I'd recommend the Halfords 240V Car Polisher, there about £45-50 and you can get different polishing heads our cars come up great.



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Posted 23 February 2014 - 09:11 PM

the da are ment to be a good starting off point unlike the grinder type which i have.... different pads=different compounds=cutting etc....

never run ur polisher dry..... if in doubt use a little spray of water to keep the heat down and constantly moist



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Posted 11 March 2014 - 09:36 AM

Does anyone know any multi buys on a da polisher

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 05:33 PM

Does anyone know any multi buys on a da polisher

Use code dw07 to get it a little cheaper  :)

 

http://www.cleanyour...her/cat_71.html



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