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    the attatchments that you can get for cordless drills for buffing small parts of the car are they any good? i know a ful pad dpa would be better but are they ok on a budjet?

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    Quote Originally Posted by scottyd View Post
    the attatchments that you can get for cordless drills for buffing small parts of the car are they any good? i know a ful pad dpa would be better but are they ok on a budjet?
    it could be done with a drill if you are carefull.
    you will need some good pads tho meguires/sonus

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    Yuo would also need to be carefull of the speed it might go, as you don,t want to burn the paint/lacquer.

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    so in general ok but only on speed 1 of a drill im only asking as when my car was in for mot yest my mate asked guy who works in body shop to have a look at big scratch and it what he used along with 3g compound and it started to make a difference. might try it myself now as he put on some paint aswell with small brush to fill scratch. he said build it up and try to polish it down

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    Quote Originally Posted by scottyd View Post
    so in general ok but only on speed 1 of a drill im only asking as when my car was in for mot yest my mate asked guy who works in body shop to have a look at big scratch and it what he used along with 3g compound and it started to make a difference. might try it myself now as he put on some paint aswell with small brush to fill scratch. he said build it up and try to polish it down
    be very carefull m8 if your not to good at this you will go straight through your laquer.
    its not as easy as seams m8

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    i watched lump with a proper silverline orange yesterday m8 and he made it look easy, i would not attempt it with a drill tho tbh

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