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Old 06-04-2009, 05:26 AM   #1
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California Water Blade

I use a California Water Blade that I use to quickly get the water off my Grand Am GT after I wash it. Would this be ok to use on the Camaro's paint?
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Old 06-04-2009, 05:28 AM   #2
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I do not like that water blade, it is too unforgiving. Use a good honeycomb microfibre, it is much softer and less risky.
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Old 06-04-2009, 08:00 AM   #3
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I tried a water blade on my thirdgen and it was more work than what it was worth. If you have a car with no curves it might be easier, like big trucks or something
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Old 06-04-2009, 10:06 AM   #4
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Never tried it, but VERY skeptical. IOM, too much potential for marring the finish.
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Old 06-04-2009, 10:23 AM   #5
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Old 06-04-2009, 11:03 AM   #6
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Those things make me nervous. One pebble u miss u have a nasty scratch on your paint. Honestly just get some good quality drying towels then do a quick detail.
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Old 06-04-2009, 11:12 AM   #7
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I tried a water blade on my thirdgen and it was more work than what it was worth. If you have a car with no curves it might be easier, like big trucks or something
I bought one and tried it on my truck. Still more work that it was worth so now I just use it on the glass door in my shower.
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Old 06-04-2009, 02:31 PM   #8
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works great have used it on my truck and TA. It does get it all, but get most, then i quick wipe with a shammy and done. Takes about half the time and uses less towels. To avoid pebbles and dirt, just wash the blade in the bucket first.
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