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Old 08-19-2004, 01:40 AM   #11
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Wet sand to get rid of all orange peel. Then for a very smooth finish sand with 1500 - 2000 grit sandpaper, then apply Rubbing compound.
Not rubbing compound!!! Thats much more abrasive then 1500 wet. A finish poslish like Meguiars Deep Crystal Polish would be fine...
3M Fine Cut Rubbing Compound works great (applied after wet sanding). Removes 1500 grit or finer scratches. It'* one of the products you can use, but yes polish is good too. You just have to give the paint a lot of time to dry/set before applying any rubbing or polishing compounds.
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