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Old 16 July 2007, 17:29   #11
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Old 16 July 2007, 17:54   #12
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Sorry Steviebaby to highjack your thread, but it is related
I am also an Autosol fan - even works wonders on gelcoat! However, I have some smallish areas of stainless steel that have small surface scratches, very minor scuffing if you like, almost invisible, but detracts from the mirror finish of most of the other stainless, any thoughts, other than wearing my fingers to the bone with polishing rags and autosol?
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Go to Halfords and buy a valve grinding paste kit. Should include course, medium and fine. Pick the one that best matches the depth of the scuffs and then work your way down to fine and finish off with Solvol.
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The thing to use it what the stainless steel fabricators use you can buy the cutting paste and polishing paste with the relivent wheels from Srewfix .Look in the index under polishing(metal)I,ve just spent all day polishing my new one i,ve made.
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Well I got myself a tube of solvol and tried it out. The verdict ......... great job. However, is there a more efficient way of carrying out the whole process as I can see it taking an eternety to polish a whole A frame just using my index finger!

Has anyone tried using it with aone of those polishing mops that can be mounted in a drill?
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Well I got myself a tube of solvol and tried it out. The verdict ......... great job. However, is there a more efficient way of carrying out the whole process as I can see it taking an eternety to polish a whole A frame just using my index finger!

Has anyone tried using it with aone of those polishing mops that can be mounted in a drill?
Yes but be warned - it goes everywhere - especially in your hair and eyes!!!
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The only way to polish Stainless to a mirror finish without grinding your fingers to the bone is to either get someone else to do it or to take your Stainless items to you local electroplating company and pay for them to get them electro polished.
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