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Default Polishing powder coating?

I saw a post where someone mentioned a product(s) that will help polish powder coating, but I can not find it.

What is available(and where to get it) that will help polish the powder coating finish, spider webbing in the gloss. These are not deep scratches, something that a hand glaze and swirl remover would be used on paint.

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Not sure what to use, but I'll try and ask my powder coating guy in a few days and see what he suggests.
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I use Honda Spray Polish. It works GREAT on the black engine cases. They don't make it any more because of EPA regs, but the formula was bought by another company that sells it to the states where it's still legal (i.e. everywhere but CA )
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This is the stuff:

http://www.kneedraggers.com/details/...h--619842.html
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I read somewhere about Autosol being used on powder coating. There are several different formulas that they make, does anyone know which one works on powder coatings? Anyone have any experience with this product?
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Ditto, works great on the denim finishes also.
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Powdercoating will not polish out like regular enamel paint because it's basically plastic. However, I found that NOVUS 2 fine scratch remover for plastic works really well. My derby cover is powdercoated "wet black" (as are all the other black parts on the bike) and since I have mids my boots or shoes rub against it and scratch/scuff the powdercoat. They almost disappear when I rub them out with this stuff. I used to use it on my sport bike windshields, and helmet face shields. I think you can get it at just about any auto parts store.

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Powdercoating will not polish out like regular enamel paint because it's basically plastic. However, I found that NOVUS 2 fine scratch remover for plastic works really well. My derby cover is powdercoated "wet black" (as are all the other black parts on the bike) and since I have mids my boots or shoes rub against it and scratch/scuff the powdercoat. They almost disappear when I rub them out with this stuff. I used to use it on my sport bike windshields, and helmet face shields. I think you can get it at just about any auto parts store.

I've got a couple scratches on my powder coated tank (gloss black). I got the novus kit. Do you apply by hand or on a buffing wheel?

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I've used the same as what I use on paint. It's Meguiar's stuff, and does work well.
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I've used the same as what I use on paint. It's Meguiar's stuff, and does work well.
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Meguiar's makes a lot of different "stuff" what exactly do you use? I have already tried #9 swirl remover, nothing.

I am thinking the plastic polish recommendation is the way to go.
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