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    Re: FK1000p Beginner questions

    Quote Originally Posted by Tpr1634 View Post
    .. doesn’t do it justice, it really pops in the sun.
    Yeah, heh heh...in the shade it`s not my taste, but once it`s lit up, OH MAN! Completely different story in the light.

    One of those Funny Ford Paints IMO...like my Crown Vic`s Smokestone; in some light it`s a yucky beige that I con`t care for, but the rest of the time it`s absolutely what I *DO* want.

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    Re: FK1000p Beginner questions

    Sorry if this has been answered before, but where does the FK1000p name come from ?

    I assume this is what I am using, as the pictrues of the can look the same, but the only reference to a number I can find is BWM101 ???

    thanks

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    Re: FK1000p Beginner questions

    Quote Originally Posted by Digger11 View Post
    Sorry if this has been answered before, but where does the FK1000p name come from ?

    I assume this is what I am using, as the pictrues of the can look the same, but the only reference to a number I can find is BWM101 ???

    thanks

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    You`re using the right stuff.

    https://finishkare.com/product/bwm-1...emp-paste-wax/

    "*** BWM 101 used to be known as BWM-1000P, but due to the confusion with our 1000P Mold Release product, the name was changed."

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    Re: FK1000p Beginner questions

    Quote Originally Posted by Digger11 View Post
    ..where does the FK1000p name come from ?
    The late Floyd Meguiar liked "part number-like" names for his stuff.

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    Re: FK1000p Beginner questions

    Quote Originally Posted by Tpr1634 View Post
    My wife just got a 2018 Lincoln Mkc in the beautiful burgundy velvet metallic with the diso so I broke out the HD speed and then I had to make a decision. I have a 10cc opti gloss coat that I have for my truck which I really like, I need to redo the bed or do the fk1000. The fk won out because of prep time and her car is garage kept, I was a Collinite 845 user but it’s to much of a pain in the ass to use in colder temperatures. I will add a second coat which should get me through the winter at that point I’ll probably do a coating in the spring. With all that being said FK1000 is my favorite until opti gloss was applied to my F-150.
    Ahhh, my favorite 2 products.Sometimes I even put FK1000p over the Optigloss as it really makes the Black Metallic paint sparkle, even though it wont last as long, i still get a few months out of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digger11 View Post
    ..I even put FK1000p over the Optigloss as it really makes the Black Metallic paint sparkle...
    I`m still surprised that I ended up liking the look of FK1000P on my Granite (black) Metallic Yukon.

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    Re: FK1000p Beginner questions

    FK1000P looks best on metallics IMO. Its Ok on white but IMO 845 makes white come alive, well as much as you could expect for white.

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    Re: FK1000p Beginner questions

    Dan- That must be eye-of-beholder stuff again (well, heh heh..yeah it is a "LSP preference" thing)...I used 845 on white before I discovered the FK. Either/or will please most anybody and the 845 can also be used on trim. Besides personal preferences, maybe different whites are, well...different...in this regard.

 

 
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