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Old 06-25-2011, 05:29 PM   #1
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The Beast after 10 hours of paint correction.

So i first used my wife's SRX as a guinea pig and then cleaned up Ginger. I was dreading doing my mammoth truck (named The Beast) but it has been finished. I started with a good washing, then the VERY time consuming clay bar, then used my PC7424XP/Adam's pads and Adam's/Meguiar's compunds/polishes and finally a coat of Meguiar's NXT generation tech wax 2.0.

All in all I put in about 10 hours on it and it has never looked this good. Looks like an 8 day old car not an 8 year old car.
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Old 06-25-2011, 07:26 PM   #2
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That really is a beast! Looks good
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Old 06-25-2011, 11:59 PM   #3
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That really is a beast! Looks good
Yeah, most people don't realize it is actually faster than my SS.
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Old 06-26-2011, 12:07 AM   #4
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So i first used my wife's SRX as a guinea pig and then cleaned up Ginger. I was dreading doing my mammoth truck (named The Beast) but it has been finished. I started with a good washing, then the VERY time consuming clay bar, then used my PC7424XP/Adam's pads and Adam's/Meguiar's compunds/polishes and finally a coat of Meguiar's NXT generation tech wax 2.0.

All in all I put in about 10 hours on it and it has never looked this good. Looks like an 8 day old car not an 8 year old car.
the pc7424 is it easy to use? i am looking to buy a machine and i heard about this. would you recommend it to a some what beginner to machines.
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Old 06-26-2011, 02:53 PM   #5
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the pc7424 is it easy to use? i am looking to buy a machine and i heard about this. would you recommend it to a some what beginner to machines.
The PC is a perfect beginner machine... It's virtually impossible to damage your paint with it.


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Old 06-26-2011, 04:56 PM   #6
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the pc7424 is it easy to use? i am looking to buy a machine and i heard about this. would you recommend it to a some what beginner to machines.
It is extremely easy to use and VERY safe. A little too safe for my taste, I was actually thinking of selling mine and getting the Flex 3401 because it would be a lot faster to correct swirl marks but the best price I could find was $200 MORE than my PC7424XP. I mean if i was going to do a car a week then it might be worth it, but I'll probably only use it once a month.

It's a great polisher, the only downside is that it being so safe is also what makes it take a little longer to correct some badly damaged paint.
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I never used a machine on any car before, but I used the PC on my car and I got the hang of it pretty quickly.
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Adams products are the real deal. Just the buttery wax alone mad my car look better than the day I picked it up.
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So no ones gonna comment on how he used the wife's car as a guinea pig LOL? Oh and don't take offense to this cause I'm sure your a nice guy, but that plate on that truck screams douchebag LOL. I don't know if that was your intention but I thought it was funny lol.
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Nice work! I'm gonna do my daily driver too!
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So no ones gonna comment on how he used the wife's car as a guinea pig LOL? Oh and don't take offense to this cause I'm sure your a nice guy, but that plate on that truck screams douchebag LOL. I don't know if that was your intention but I thought it was funny lol.
don't take offence, im sure your a nice guy, but you sound like a douchebag.

the truck looks great!

also, did you do everything based on the junkman series?
do you have any before photos of what your paint looked like?
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