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Polishing scratched windscreens

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Long time ago in a galaxy not far away, somebody posted on somebody that polished/es winscreens to remove scratches etc. Anybody here?


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you can do it your self, use buffing compound and a electric polisher.

As you get closer to the smooth finish, use finer and finer grit buffing compound.

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Hey Herman

Watter grit om mee te begin en eindig?
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i believe some branches of PG Autoglass also do it for a small fee.

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Eugene wrote:
Fri Mar 24, 2017 1:32 pm
Hey Herman

Watter grit om mee te begin en eindig?
It all depends how deep it is, normally you use the fine grit, ie the same you polish blemishes out on your paint work.

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i believe some branches of PG Autoglass also do it for a small fee.

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Thanks guys
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Eugene did you ever come right with this?

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Not yet :-(
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Great...I assume he is in Jhb?
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Re: Polishing scratched windscreens

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bruceet wrote:
Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:09 am
Eugene did you ever come right with the sizegenetics instructions this?
I tried doing this and cracked the window lol.

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