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Old 07-13-2012, 09:52 AM
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Default What polisher should i get?

there are sooo many choices on brands and sizes and kinds and it is very overwhelming...i would like to keep in under 150-200 if possible. I have a 2002 MC that has tons of swirl marks from the previous owner not taking good care of the exterior. Comments are appreciated!
 
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Old 07-13-2012, 09:53 AM
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Old 07-13-2012, 05:24 PM
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Im getting this very very soon for my buis...

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Old 07-13-2012, 05:55 PM
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This is what u need to buy, working in a shop that does alot of buffing these are the only ones that last, we had a porter cable it was junk, look around you can get em for around $190

Makita 9227C-X3 Rotary Buffer | Detailed Image
 
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Old 07-13-2012, 06:07 PM
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Originally Posted by 03JGMonte View Post
This is what u need to buy, working in a shop that does alot of buffing these are the only ones that last, we had a porter cable it was junk, look around you can get em for around $190

Makita 9227C-X3 Rotary Buffer | Detailed Image
I don't like on recommending rotary's to people unless there highly experienced.. they can easily do more damage than good....

If you would like rotary. look in to Flex PE14-2-150.. FLEX PE14-2-150 Rotary Polisher, FLEX circular polisher, rotary buffer, circular buffer, FLEX PE14 But its way over price range.. I think its the best rotary.. easy to control. lighter. lower speeds for special polishing.. etc..
 
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Old 07-13-2012, 06:15 PM
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The Makita is variable speed aswell & is just as easy to use
 
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Dnt kno about the polish but haha that's funny that grand am wants to race u my buddy raced me in my 04 ss s/c wit his grand am. We both had CAI n he had an exhaust system. He got me at the launch by maybe a quarter car. Half way after 1st i blew him out. Ud win. He only has weight advantage over u
 
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Old 07-13-2012, 06:28 PM
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Have used the Makita polisher for years now polishing marble floors and columns. Have used this on my Monte now about 5 times, seems to be the ticket.
 
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Old 07-13-2012, 09:31 PM
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Have you ever had any experience with an orbital or a DA or anything?

and that grand am would be closer than you think, I beat 3800 N/A Montes and GPs all the time. There's only a ~550 HP difference.
 
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No i have never used or owned any sort of polisher so thats why i asked this question...im not a dummy when it comes to detailing but would i ruin the paint or any chance i would with a rotary?
 

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