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Hey,

Alright so I was bored and had nothing better to do. So I figured I would give my Apogee a really good lapping job before I sent it to its new home. Who ever that lucky person might be to get it. So I went with 400, 600, 1500, 2000, 2500 grit paper, and then a little Mag & Aluminum polish to finish it off. Took me a good 2 and 1/2 hours to do. But I think the end results are well worth it. I am gonna try getting pics up within the next couple minutes. Tell me what you think!
    
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holy shi....
    
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Bah... Not shiney enough....

Just kidding. that's a great job, how's she sit on a sheet of glass?
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I just wish my camera didn't suck.... its ALOT shinier in person. Hope the next person like it!

Oh and its as flat as I think your gonna get it. I used the Sharpie method for checking to see if its flat, and within 2 passes on the paper the marker was gone.
    
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Pretty-Pretty-Shiney-Shiney....
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post #7 of 7
Great lapping job Atomic. And since you didn't get a before shot,
here's an out-of-the-box OEM comparison:

Swifty OEM:



Here's Freddy OEM:



And back-to-back:

  
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