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Old 08-17-2011, 01:11 AM   #11
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Wow...2000 grit? Why even call it "sand paper"? Why not just say paper. I will have to look for that. I'm sure if 1400 shines the glass, the 2000 must completely make it crystal clear. Have you ever tried/used it?
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Old 08-17-2011, 09:51 AM   #12
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I have used it after shaping acrylic to buff it to a perfect finish again, rounded edges and such, the key in the end is actually the polishing compound to really take away the fog that is micro scratches.... I would say on glass, if you have a spot down in a corner, try it first, maybe someone else can comment about their success with glass vs. Acrylic
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Old 08-17-2011, 01:36 PM   #13
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Got one better. Find somewhere you can purchase this stuff (I get mine through a guy whose company cleans carpets):

Ultra Chemical Labs

It is a food-grade, non-toxic, acid solution that will dissolve even the worst calcified deposits like magic....been using it on aquariums and aquarium equipment for years, and I will never look back.
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Advanced auto had an automotive pack of really nice paper at 5 different grits up to 2000, it's for finishing a car before painting, the polishing compound is for after the paint is applied... It transitioned over perfectly to the small acrylic pieces I was cutting, then shaping... The polish made it flawless
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This is what I was doing, they used to be chunks of acrylic, then buffed back, you can see the polishing compound in the background
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Old 09-16-2011, 10:57 PM   #16
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I started sanding my tank and so far it works like a charm! This is some awesome advice. If it were possible to selll this advice you would be rich
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I'm going to also try this today.
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