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Old 10-08-2018, 07:55 PM
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Polisher advice please!

I am new to detailing and would like to purchase a dual action or variable polisher. I’m not at all professional, I would just like to learn to use it on my own cars. Please suggest what type to get, and a brand/model that’s moderately priced. Also what pads will I need?

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I've got PORTER-CABLE 7424XP orange, white and black pads with Menzerna Super Finish SF-3500
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Well it might not be moderately priced, at least not compared to the usual $150 or less Dual Action polishers. But it is well made and a treat to use.

Plus it is a TRUE Dual Action polisher if that is what you are after.


As for foam pads, I use Lake Country.

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Harbor Freight offers a couple at reasonable price.
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