Polish or Wax after MM 12000 ? - International Association of Penturners
     International Association of Penturners
Pens for Service Members
Support The IAP

Go Back   International Association of Penturners > Community Forums > Finishing
  Forgot Password
Register FAQ Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Finishing It ain't a pen till it's FINISHED!

Logged on members can hide ads!

Welcome to penturners.org!

You've found the home of The International Association of Penturners. You are currently viewing our site as a guest, which gives you limited access to view discussions, photos, and library articles.

Consider joining our community today. You'll have full access to all of our content, be able to enter our contests, find local chapters near you, and post your questions and share your experience with our members all over the world.

Membership is completely free!!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-09-2014, 04:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 84
Photos: 0

Question Polish or Wax after MM 12000 ?

I have achieved great results wet sanding the CA finish with Micromesh up to 12000. I am thinking that I could apply a wax or polish to it at the end but I do not want to use anything with any grit to it because the finish is already quite glossy. Are there any recommendations for a car wax or polish that would do the job?
mrmartyking is offline   Reply With Quote Top
Old 06-09-2014, 04:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Mount Wolf, PA
Posts: 1,809
Photos: 2


I use Hut's Ultra Gloss Plastic Polish and then a light application (very light) of Ren Wax.
About 2 months ago I started MM through the 2nd pad (green) then using Dr. Kirk's Micro Magic Polishing Wax Kit number 1, 2, and 3 and then finishing with Hut's and Ren Wax - So far I am fairly impressed with Dr Kirk's - faster and easier than MM and the finished product is just as good from my testing so far!
Keith Byrd, Mount Wolf, PA 17347

Last edited by keithbyrd; 06-09-2014 at 04:44 PM.
keithbyrd is online now   Reply With Quote Top
Old 06-09-2014, 06:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
Group Buy Coordinator
Monty's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Pearland, Texas, USA.
Posts: 7,631
Photos: 13


I use Meguire's (sp) antiswirl, but any brand should do OK.
Mannie - Pearland, TX
I hate it when people steal my ideas before I think of them.
Monty is online now   Reply With Quote Top
Related Content
Logged on members can hide ads


micromesh , polish , wax

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:39 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0

Content Copyright © 2003-2019 by Penturners.org, LLC; All Rights Reserved
Terms Of Service   Acceptable Use Policy