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Large Area Repair without Compounding

Take a look at this step-by-step guide to using the 3M™ Perfect-It™ 1-Step Paint Finishing System to repair full panels of a vehicle. Learn our technicians’ tips for getting the best results at each step including optimal tool speeds, pad types, dampness levels and more.

Paint Finish with Compound: Full Panels

This SOP covers the basic steps for finishing full panels, starting with defect removal and texture matching and proceeding through scratch refinement, compounding, polishing, final detailing and inspection.

3M™ PERFECT-IT™ 1-STEP PAINT FINISHING SYSTEM

Get a deeper, glossier finish without the mess, the stress or the rework of compounding. Trizact™ 8000 removes very fine defects in painted surfaces, taking the place of compounding to increase your business efficiency. Follow with our specially formulated 3M™ Perfect-It™ 1-Step Finishing Material and purple 3M™ Perfect-It™ 1-Step Foam Finishing Pad, which deliver the cut of compounding with the fine finish of polishing.

3M™ PERFECT-IT™ EX PAINT FINISHING SYSTEM

For those who prefer to compound, our classic 3M™ Perfect-It™ Paint Finishing System offers products for every stage of the paint finishing process. From defect removal with 1500-grade 3M™ Trizact™ Hookit™ Foam Abrasive Discs to compounding with Perfect-It™ EX AC Rubbing Compound and swirl removal with 3M™ Perfect-It™ EX Machine Polish, our classic system will leave a refined finish on all painted surfaces.

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