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I love ek circles D:

We won't hold that against you.
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thanks a lot, wished I knew there was a clean version of the block when I bought it

You can just keep sanding until the crop circles are gone. I know one member on here did just that, erase his circles.
I am planning a similar idea on my cleam EK block, just to erase the IN and OUT, and the logo.
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I love ek circles D:

Werd. So do I. As long as all the blocks in the system match.
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Werd. So do I. As long as all the blocks in the system match.

Glad I'm not the only one. I wish they made an acrylic fc link terminal.
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I forgot to mention that I used a 3000 grit polishing pad on the GPU block this time around. There definitely was a huge difference between 2000 g and 3000 g on the acrylic. It should cut down on polish time if you can find one. I found overall that sanding the GPU block was much easier than other blocks due to the space to reach inside the block. However it took forever since there is so much of the block to do. I probably spent nearly 6 hours on the GPU block. Almost watched the entire first season of BSG while polishing. tongue.gif
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I forgot to mention that I used a 3000 grit polishing pad on the GPU block this time around. There definitely was a huge difference between 2000 g and 3000 g on the acrylic. It should cut down on polish time if you can find one. I found overall that sanding the GPU block was much easier than other blocks due to the space to reach inside the block. However it took forever since there is so much of the block to do. I probably spent nearly 6 hours on the GPU block. Almost watched the entire first season of BSG while polishing. tongue.gif

So where did you get the 3000 grit polishing pad from? ...And do you have a picture of what it looks like in it's packaging (the polishing pad)?

I think the next evolution for your thread might be posting videos for your processes.
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So where did you get the 3000 grit polishing pad from? ...And do you have a picture of what it looks like in it's packaging (the polishing pad)?

I think the next evolution for your thread might be posting videos for your processes.

I too want to know where to get that stuff.
But I'm not going to watch a 6 hour video of Lowfat watching some TV series.....hehehe.
Unless Lowfat is a pretty girl.....than maybe.
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So where did you get the 3000 grit polishing pad from? ...And do you have a picture of what it looks like in it's packaging (the polishing pad)?

I think the next evolution for your thread might be posting videos for your processes.

http://www.amazon.com/3M-01459-Trizact-Performance-Sanding/dp/B005CEHTEY/ref=sr_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1396815687&sr=8-4&keywords=3000+grit+sandpaper

You'll never get videos out of me. That is way too much work. tongue.gif
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That is way too much work. tongue.gif
Said the man who just spent 6 hours rubbing a piece of plexi. biggrin.gif
Edited by PepeLapiu - 4/6/14 at 5:22pm
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Said the man who just spent 6 hours rubbing a piece of plexi. biggrin.gif

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