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Do you recommend applying the Collinite by hand or with an orbital?
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Do you recommend applying the Collinite by hand or with an orbital?
Personally, I apply by hand. It is like melted butter and I feel that I can get all of the small spots better by hand, as well as a super thin coat without any mess. It isn't a product that benefits from either method though, whereas some LSPs require machine or hand application.
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either or really. if you have an orbital, it will make quick work of the job and i find it helps lay down a thin even layer...gives you time to more than one coat in my opinion, but that being said, there is nothing wrong with working by hand either (far waxing that is)
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Personally, I apply by hand. It is like melted butter and I feel that I can get all of the small spots better by hand, as well as a super thin coat without any mess. It isn't a product that benefits from either method though, whereas some LSPs require machine or hand application.
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Personally, I apply by hand. It is like melted butter and I feel that I can get all of the small spots better by hand, as well as a super thin coat without any mess. It isn't a product that benefits from either method though, whereas some LSPs require machine or hand application.
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either or really. if you have an orbital, it will make quick work of the job and i find it helps lay down a thin even layer...gives you time to more than one coat in my opinion, but that being said, there is nothing wrong with working by hand either (far waxing that is)
So, it seems the application method comes down to personal preference then? I don't own an orbital drill attachment for waxing but it seems I have plenty of time to acquire one since I can't use my 845 until Spring. Is there any difference in the finished product when applying by hand or orbital? Are there any benefits to either method?
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Well all I can say is with my Porter Cable it went on perfectly, just as Primo mentioned about. It was super easy to buff off as well and the results speak for themselves.
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