Phil, I love your posts, very well written.
So are you a "sealant" convert now?
Thanks mate. I have to say theres defo sumic special about the look of a sealant finish. The opti-seal is also great. I want to order the Werkstat Acrylic Kit but its out of stock at the minute.
Werkstat Acrylic Kit - Werkstat Car Care and Detailing Products
Heres it in use.
Werkstat Detail: Silver VW Fox - Detailing World
The car just lookid like it had been dipped in glass. I'll try them on my wheels aswell next time.
All in all it was a good experience but im not totally happy with it. I waited and waited for my winners code to get the pads and polish but the day of the detail came 1st and i didnt want to leave it any longer. Ive just recieved the code the other day so have now placed my order. Menz pads in both big and spot sizes, Menz 203S, 106FA & 85RD in 250ml sizes. Got 2 DJ Finger Mouse Applicators aswell.
Due to not having a polishing pad on the day there are still swirls evident which i'll rectify asap. Oh and i got a 250ml sample of Megs #205 for £8 del from a company called Autobrite-Direct through the sample section on Detailing World.
Thing is ive found when theres more than 2-3 people there you end up talking alot and not doin the detail or forget things.
Hence we ended up buffing was off in the dark nearly
Mike forgot to move the car forward and do the bottom part of the tyres so the next morning i had 8" strips uncoated
and polish splattered up the windsreen wiper blades and apron below the window off the rotary
North East Detailing are possibly starting a workspace for hire which would be great. Theyre gonna hire just the space or the space and products which is a great idea i think.
The pic where graham and dave were feeling the panel is funny i think
Thanks agan for looking mate