Start with Extra Cut Compound and end with a flawless finish!
The first step to restoring automotive paint is choosing the right compound. 3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound is a heavy cutting polish that levels severe paint imperfections on cured paints. It has the power to remove significant paint flaws, yet it finishes with very fine swirl marks that are easily removed. You'll get the results you want faster!
Use 3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound after wet-sanding to remove 1200 grit or finer sanding scratches. It can also be used to remove heavy swirls and oxidation. A combination of chemical cleaners and abrasive minerals levels imperfections without leaving deep swirl marks. The fine compounding swirls left by 3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound are easily polished out with 3M Perfect-It Machine Polish.
3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound is highly effective on today's low-VOC, scratch-resistant paint finishes. These hard paints are often harder to correct with traditional polishes. 3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound easily removes imperfections in low-voc paints and all other types of paint.
3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound is a professional grade polish. It contains no silicones, waxes, or fillers.
For the best results, apply 3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound with the 3M Perfect-It Plus Foam Compounding Pad on your circular polisher. Compound at medium pressure from 1200-2000 rpm with overlapping passes. When the sanding scratches have been removed, reduce pressure on the polisher. Use a Cobra Microfiber Towel to remove the residue from the paint. Follow up with 3M Perfect-It Machine Polish.
Hard paints require a high performance compound. Use 3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound to remove heavy swirls, sanding scratches, and oxidation on all types of paint, including today's low-voc finishes.