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I got alI my sand paper grits at Canadian Tire.
Bu I skipped the 3000 grit.
That stuff was as soft as baby ass wipe.
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I'm ready! 

 

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After the 2000 grit on the top + 4 side 

 

 

 

 

Should I do more 2000 grit sanding or I can start polishing?

 

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You did it with 800 and 1000 as well correct? If so then give it a shot.
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I did 800 -> 1000 -> 2000. I will try tomorrow, it start getting late here :D

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I did 800 -> 1000 -> 2000. I will try tomorrow, it start getting late here biggrin.gif
Dude, you have more control than me.
I couldn't wait to polish and see the final results.
I'm looking into some possibilities to do the inside with a dremel attachment. Might have to make my own. That would make the job a lot easier.
I just need to find a very coarse polishing paste to use in lieux of sanding those pesky nooks and crannies.
My big clumbsy fingers just can't do what Lowfat did.
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I have said it before but i will say it again, you use a piece of sand paper folded around a cloth to do the insides. My fingers are very fat. tongue.gif
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It only took me like 2 hours to sand the exterior and I'm not that handy... it is the first thing I sand in my life XD and my father never did wet sanding so he couldn't give me that awesome tip that make your life a wonder!

 

I have relatively small finger but the inside of the EK-supremacy is so tight that I'm thinking about polishing it. Will wait to see how it came out with the outside. Also, I don't plane using dye in my water, soo I don't know if it worth. Maybe some blue.... one day maybe :P

 

Now I'm going to sleep to polish it tomorrow...

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I have said it before but i will say it again, you use a piece of sand paper folded around a cloth to do the insides. My fingers are very fat. tongue.gif
Pffffttt! rolleyes.gif
Real men don't use a cloth when a POWA TOOL can do the job.
(Tim Allen grunt)

But than and again, real men build log homes, not puters.
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