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    Smooth finish

    I've had a go at repairing some pants paintwork on the car......so far so good, however, once the laquer is on, and i've sanded it down it's leaving it dull, taking the shine off the laquer, any alternative ideas?

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    Polish it with some Farecla G3 compound.

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    Is that as opposed to W&D or after? sorry for being thick lol

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    After, it cuts the gloss back in the laquer

    or even dont w&d it try cutting it with the compound

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    if you have to sand the clear coat, use 1200 or 1800 wet and dry with plenty of water.., only shud do this for runs etc..

    if you wanna smooth it down or get rid of orange peel leave it a few days to harden then g3 it

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    And what kind of effects does g3 compund have to offer when used by hand? Does it still cut back new lacquer pretty well?
    2000 1.8 CDX money guzzler a.k.a Bessie

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    you have to use a cutting paste then polish otherwise it will be dull

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    Excellent cheers chaps

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