Wool Pads – Classic or Old-fashioned?

Ah, the wool pad. Auto detailers, repairers, manufacturers, and refinishers around the world have loved, feared, and revered these natural buffing solutions since the dawn of the detailing industry itself. But now, with modern tools, techniques, and great advances in material technology, we ask the following question: Is the classic wool buffing pad done? A Brief Wool Introduction Wool buffing pads began as an inexpensive and durable buffing solution, while still having rather primitive qualities. Modern detailers recoil in horror when they discover that initial designs of wool pads were attached directly to a rotary spindle by a bolt in...

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Polishing in Tight Spaces – Top 5 Questions to Consider

If you’re looking to achieve professional quality results, car polishing demands patience and commitment. Polishing to improve an automobile’s appearance is relatively easy – but polishing to perfection is an entirely different situation, one which requires considerable effort, time, and specialty equipment. When faced with the decision on where to allocate those valuable resources, tight scoops, louvres, vents, and channels tend to be overlooked by detailers since they are usually the least visible parts on a car under normal, day-to-day conditions. However, if you’re aiming for a truly high-end correction detail, you’ve got to get in there and make it...

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