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LW Bercini

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Does anybody use automotive polishing systems (e.g. Meguiar's) on their rockets?[h=1][/h]
 

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there should be a thread on this. I remember seeing Nathan post a system on how he finishes his rockets. Many grades wet sanding and polishing
 

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I use the Sonus stuff. Expensive, but work wonders. Look up some of Nathan's threads.
 

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I wet sand and polish my paint jobs using automotive polish. I've used various products in the past but currently I use Black Diamond and Meguiar's polishes. I've done several threads describing the process, here is the most recent one . . . https://www.rocketryforum.com/showthread.php?135941-Upscale-Onyx&p=1626466#post1626466

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I've seen references to using 3M Finessit-II Polishing Medium being used on model rockets. I made a note a couple years ago to go to an automotive store and get some, but haven't done so yet. I do recall that it was mentioned that this was not a rubbing compound, so it would not be a harsh treatment to a paint job.
 

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Ditto Trident on this.

I often use a coat or two of Nu-finish polymer once I have the finish I want.
 
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