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Postby Stott69 » Sun Sep 29, 2013 7:49 pm

Wanting to get prices to polish then clear coat my cam covers. Anyone got sujestions on whos good/cheap?
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Postby JZCrazy » Sun Sep 29, 2013 8:02 pm

Did my 1JZ cam covers. Took about 5-6 hours each cover.
I didn't bother with clear coat as heaps of people said that they would "yellow" over time.
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Postby JZCrazy » Sun Sep 29, 2013 8:05 pm

There is a place in Seaview, they do Chrome plating, I do believe they polish Aluminium. Not sure of cost.
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Postby JZCrazy » Sun Sep 29, 2013 8:06 pm

There is a place in Seaview, they do Chrome plating, I do believe they polish Aluminium. Not sure of cost.
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Postby Grrrrrrr! » Sun Sep 29, 2013 11:36 pm

Sandpaper + elbow grease, then .

then you can try the POR glisten PC stuff and let me know how that goes before I buy it to do my rims :)
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Postby Crucible » Mon Sep 30, 2013 8:24 pm

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Re: alloy polishing

Postby Luke - BZG » Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:44 pm

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Postby Stott69 » Sat Oct 12, 2013 5:44 am

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Postby Dell'Orto » Sat Oct 12, 2013 6:24 pm

Why would you bother trying to DIY for that sort of money?
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