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Old 01-18-2009, 03:27 PM   #1
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Lightbulb Best wax for TT?

I know its one of those never-ending debates, but I gotta ask for the new year. What is everyone using in terms of wax for their fiberglass trailers?

I have read good things about some of the marine waxes, but wanted to ask the pros (and Joes) in here. Do you apply over the decals or try to avoid 'em? Any disaster stories and/or products to avoid?

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Old 01-18-2009, 04:03 PM   #2
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Nufinish lasts a long time. Been using on cars, boats and trailers as long as I can remember .Decals and all.

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Old 01-18-2009, 05:08 PM   #3
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I use Meguiar's Cleaner Wax. I use it on my auto's and camper. It works great on fiberglass.
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Old 01-18-2009, 10:29 PM   #4
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I used Eagle one nano wax it is a spray on It was very easily applied and leaves no white residue and safe for vinyl decals
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Old 01-19-2009, 06:28 AM   #5
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I use Turtle Wax Ice. Put it on right over the decals and all. Easy to apply, no buffing, lasts a long time. I don't actually know how long it lasts because I wax about twice a year and it's still good from the last time.
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Old 01-19-2009, 07:38 AM   #6
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I used Protect-All on my aluminum skinned Trailmanor. Still got plenty of it left over, so should that be a problem on the my fiberglass Surveyor??
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For the first wax of the year I use a mother's 3 stage (3 seperate bottles, that can be purchased at any Wal mart or auto store). For a quikie I use Meguires NXT 2.0. A little pricey but it works AWESOME!!
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Old 01-20-2009, 07:07 AM   #8
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wax is wax is wax is wax, just as long as you use it

I use the liquid kind because it's easier to apply and remove

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I think I remember reading that you have to watch what type wax used. Some waxes are not good for the type of clear coat / gel coat that is on trailers. It is best to use a marine wax since it formulated to handle gel coat. Some regular car waxes could strip the gel coat a little at a time.


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Old 01-21-2009, 08:22 AM   #10
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My vote is for NuFinish. It offers superior protection and durability and IS NOT a wax. Waxes to differ and care must be taken when choosing one. In any case, be sure that is you choose to use a wax that the compound does contains caruba wax.

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