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Diamondplate Polish
« on: September 04, 2018, 12:11:23 AM »
Has anyone successfully polished the diamondplate rock guard and other trim on their QuickSilver, or is it just a waste of time?
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Re: Diamondplate Polish
« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2018, 12:55:02 AM »
I polished some of the exposed and unfinished smooth aluminum. I used a power ball and both liquid and paste aluminum polish. I quit because it's a lot of work and I didn't think it was worth it.

The diamond plate would be much worse because it would shred the power ball or just about anything else that you could use.

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Re: Diamondplate Polish
« Reply #2 on: September 04, 2018, 11:01:52 AM »
After a thorough cleaning with a brush and car wash soap, I successfully used 303 Protectant on the diamond plate. It doesn’t make it shiny, but it makes it slippery so stuff doesn’t stick to it. Perhaps any spray wax would work? 


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Re: Diamondplate Polish
« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2018, 07:42:43 AM »
diamondplate rock guard wouldn't shine as bright as chrome, so regular detailing and cleaning will do just about the same.
I use RV polish on my trailer and it everything shines pretty well: https://www.camperid.com/star-brite/premium-rv-polish-mpn-75732.html
« Last Edit: September 28, 2018, 09:59:00 AM by GlobeSailor56 »