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Polishing Fresh Paint

Wait:                 > 30 minutes after baking; > 4 hours air dry; or when ready for sanding.

Sand:                1500 grit or finer DA; 1200 grit or finer wet.

Clean:                Blow dry or solvent wipe after DA; hose or squeegee after wet sanding.

Compound:      Parko 1250 with a wool compounding pad; a thin ribbon across the widest
                        dimension of the repair area is the maximum amount of material needed. Buff until
                        area has a clean appearance.

Polish:             Parko 2500 with a wool or foam polishing pad; using no more than half of the amount
                        as was used of 1250.  Excess material will smear. 

Wash:               Dried material can be removed using hot water and a soft cloth, or by normal washing
                        materials and procedures.

Deliver:            That’s right. There is no need for glazing or waxing.

Polishing Cured Paint

Sand:               1000 grit or finer DA; 800 grit or finer wet.

Clean:               Blow dry or solvent wipe after DA; hose or squeegee after wet sanding.

Compound:      Parko Euro 1000 with wool compounding pad.  Buff until clean.

Polish:             Parko 1750 with a wool polishing pad.  Extend dried material with water.

Wash:              Excess material can be removed using hot water with a soft cloth, or by normal
                        washing materials and procedures.

Deliver:            That’s right. There is no need for glazing or waxing.

For further technical assistance, call 413-452-2000 x319

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