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I have seen many articles about T-cutting paintwork to remove swirl marks, blemishes and scratches. What is T-cut, is it some sort of cutting compound?? How well does it work?? I have never seen this product in South Africa and would like to find an equivalent product.
Are there any particular precautions to take when using something like this?
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Re: T-cut??

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What is T-cut, is it some sort of cutting compound??

It works well on solid paint, less well on lacquered paint.

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Works reasonably well, and is relatively low priced to suit budgeting.:
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Don't use it on lacquered paint as it takes the lacquer off ... one of my mates used it on his calibra and completely clucked his bonnet ...
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There are 2 different types. One in a red bottle one in a darker red bottle.

The dark red one is for mettalics and modern paint finishes, the red one for cellulose.

I have never had a problem myself on any finish, although it will attack plastics such as polycarbonate due to having petroleum ditstillates in it.

So don't use it on motorcycle helmets/visors.
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