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Old 02-23-2020, 05:05 PM   #1
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Polishing trim

Whatís everybody doing? I soaked it in draino, then sanded going finer in 2 or 3 steps. Just canít never seem to get a finish that Iím satisfied with. Iíve been practicing on some older pieces. My short attention span disorder, weíll call it sasd. Is there a place I can send this stuff to? Iím needing a cab band. Darin
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Old 02-23-2020, 05:18 PM   #2
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Re: Polishing trim

Are you meaning the tailgate band and cab band?
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Old 02-23-2020, 05:38 PM   #3
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I have a tailgate piece. The cab band is my main concern.
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Old 02-23-2020, 07:13 PM   #4
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Re: Polishing trim

I took mine off, so I could lay it on a flat surface. I used Brasso polish and rubbed with the grain. Then I used and orbital polisher, but I didnít go to crazy with it. Now this is going to sound strange, but after I got it where I was happy, I wiped it down with Skin-So-Soft. Leave it on kind of thick and wiped it off later. Some people use WD-40.
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Old 02-24-2020, 12:05 PM   #5
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I agree on the brasso. It worked great on mine. But brasso is all I used and as said "go with the grain".
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