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Offline Too Stroked

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2014 Toyota Tacoma
« on: October 28, 2019, 06:36:33 PM »
Well boys and girls, the Taco turned 90,000 miles last week and I treated it to a quick detail. I'm experimenting with Optimum Gloss Coat and the truck again got a coat of it after polishing with Meguiar's M205 on a white LC pad with the Flex. (The last time I applied it was over a year ago.) What do you think?


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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2019, 09:18:59 AM »
Looks really, really good. I have no idea how you keep it that nice in that area!


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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2019, 06:17:33 PM »
Looks really, really good. I have no idea how you keep it that nice in that area!


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Thanks! Truth be told, the underside doesn't look nearly as good.  :dunno:

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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2019, 08:19:41 PM »
That's impressive!  The entire truck just pops. 

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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #4 on: November 10, 2019, 09:02:25 PM »
Nice work as usual Tom

So what are your thoughts on the Gloss Coat?   

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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2019, 09:27:18 AM »
Just to throw this out there.  Not sure if I mentioned it.  But Steve (Poorboys World) is working on a ceramic.  Hoping to be out in Spring as they are currently testing it.  So far it looks very promising. 



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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #6 on: November 11, 2019, 09:38:17 AM »
I can't wait for someone to be the guinea pig!

Looks interesting
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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #7 on: November 11, 2019, 10:47:28 AM »
Just to throw this out there.  Not sure if I mentioned it.  But Steve (Poorboys World) is working on a ceramic.  Hoping to be out in Spring as they are currently testing it.  So far it looks very promising. 



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Coatings are all the rage right now....even Megs is releasing one post SEMA.    It would love to see with Steve comes up with.   
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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #8 on: November 20, 2019, 10:29:48 AM »
Just to throw this out there.  Not sure if I mentioned it.  But Steve (Poorboys World) is working on a ceramic.  Hoping to be out in Spring as they are currently testing it.  So far it looks very promising. 

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I have been waiting, it was to be in testing in the spring of 2019.

There was still some conjecture floating around PB in 2015 about signing releases to get ( non ceramic ) coatings and they are not for the experience level of who he sold to; as a reason for not having one.
- How many on here have done many coatings that far back ?

When they were still in NY Pockets tried a non ceramic on his wheels and was less than impressed.
- Something along the lines of coatings are just expensive wax - paraphrased

At least Steve was able to skip over the Opti Gloss Coat ( OptiCoat ) dev work and go straight to ceramic.  I don't know how easy that is to do, without the learning curve on the 1st generations of coatings.

I hope he gets something out in Q1CY20 to try.
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Re: 2014 Toyota Tacoma
« Reply #9 on: November 20, 2019, 12:03:24 PM »
Just to throw this out there.  Not sure if I mentioned it.  But Steve (Poorboys World) is working on a ceramic.  Hoping to be out in Spring as they are currently testing it.  So far it looks very promising. 

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I have been waiting, it was to be in testing in the spring of 2019.

There was still some conjecture floating around PB in 2015 about signing releases to get ( non ceramic ) coatings and they are not for the experience level of who he sold to; as a reason for not having one.
- How many on here have done many coatings that far back ?

When they were still in NY Pockets tried a non ceramic on his wheels and was less than impressed.
- Something along the lines of coatings are just expensive wax - paraphrased

At least Steve was able to skip over the Opti Gloss Coat ( OptiCoat ) dev work and go straight to ceramic.  I don't know how easy that is to do, without the learning curve on the 1st generations of coatings.

I hope he gets something out in Q1CY20 to try.

Some of us are just happy to read a Steve post and understand it.   LOL

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