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The 5 Key Elements to Proper and Effective Paint Polishing

by | 5/24/12

There are so many variables involved when determining the best way to approach a paint polishing session, but as we break it all down, we realize that there are the 5 key elements to proper and effective paint polishing. Todd Cooperider of Esoteric Auto Detail summarizes these 5 key elements, and goes into detail how each one is related to and dependent upon the other.

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Product Review: P21S Paintwork Cleanser

by | 4/30/12

In this review, Ivan Rajic of LUSTR Auto Detail in Chicago, IL explains how P21S Paintwork Cleanser is best used and applied. Ivan explains how Paintwork Cleanser is a must have product in any detailers arsenal, there are a number of special uses most people are unaware of. Then factor in the extreme ease of application and use and it’s easy to see why Ivan recommends it so highly.

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BMW M3 in Jerez Black – Major Paint Correction Detail

by | 4/25/12

This 2009 BMW M3 in Jerez Black had significant issues with swirls, scratches, and holograms in the paint that kept it from looking its best. But after 18 hours worth of compounding and polishing to bring it to a jeweled finish, the M3 once again looked its best! Follow Todd Cooperider of Esoteric Auto Detail as he walks us through the steps and challenges that detailers face when tackling major paint correction jobs like this one.

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Black Ferrari F430 Paint Correction

by | 12/14/11

Take a weathered black Ferrari F430, and have a paint correction specialist such as Eric Schuster of Envious Detailing work their magic, and the end result is a beautiful exotic work of art. Follow the steps and processes involved over a 14 hour period and watch the transformation that Eric put this stunning Ferrari through.

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Paint inspection techniques – vary your distance!

by | 11/17/11

You’ve stepped up your detailing game by adding a Brinkmann or other handheld LED light source to your arsenal, but are you getting the most of out it? Todd Cooperider of Esoteric Auto Detail in Columbus, Ohio explains how to view different types of defects by varying your viewing distance and angles…and subsequently performing a higher level of paint correction and perfection!

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