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    Senior Member Plow13's Avatar
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    Scratches

    is there a way to get minor scratches out of aluminum?
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    Use automotive rubbing compound and apply clear coat when finished to prevent oxidation.

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    It also depends on the original finish of the aluminum. If you use a rubbing compound or polish, the area that you apply it to might come out looking a lot brighter and different from the surrounding area. Then you end up having to polish the whole thing, and it just goes on from there...

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