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    crotchety young dude el twe's Avatar
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    Turtle Wax Chrome Polish

    BUY IT! Only two bucks, just add elbow grease, and you get a lustrous shine that'll blind everyone on their fancy-pants dull-a$$ carbon frames!
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    I think "fancy-pants" is my favourite adjective.
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    Heh. Mine too.
    Quote Originally Posted by CardiacKid View Post
    I explained that he could never pay me enough cash for the amount of work I had put into that bike and the only way to compensate me for it was to ride the hell out of it.
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    I liked dull as$ carbon frames. . .
    Sono pił lento di quel che sembra.
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    Quote Originally Posted by el twe
    BUY IT! Only two bucks, just add elbow grease, and you get a lustrous shine that'll blind everyone on their fancy-pants dull-a$$ carbon frames!
    Can I use this stuff on the derauilleurs,crank arms, brake levers, brake calipers, pedals? It may sound funny but what I've used in the past to shine all the alloy parts has been Aluminum Mag polish and some soft polishing pads.

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    It should work if it's chromed. Otherwise, steel wool and maybe a little citrus cleaner (dilluted). The polish won't damage the derailleur (I haven't found), but you just might not get a great shine out of it.
    Quote Originally Posted by CardiacKid View Post
    I explained that he could never pay me enough cash for the amount of work I had put into that bike and the only way to compensate me for it was to ride the hell out of it.
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    Wrights Silver Cream works well on aluminum alloy parts that are nonbrushed/polishable. Just use a lightly dampened cloth and start rubbing.



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