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|Paintwork Clay Pad|
The better way to clay.
Detailing Clay is the only way to get your paint thoroughly clean and glassy smooth. The only way to improve on clay is by devising a way to use it with a polisher. The result is faster application, smoother paint, and a dazzling shine.
The Paintwork Clay Pad attaches to your dual action polisher. It has a recessed clay compartment in the middle of the pad surrounded by white polishing foam. As you clay your vehicle, the foam gently polishes the newly cleaned paint to a mirror-like shine. The clay pulls out contaminants more efficiently than you can by hand and renders superior results. Your paint will be glassy smooth and polished in just one step!
In the center of the pad is a concave clay compartment. As you move your polisher over the paint surface, the clay pulls out contaminants faster than you can by hand and, in combination with the polishing foam, produces a smoother shine. The pad accommodates a 3 oz. clay bar. We recommend Wolfgang Elastic Polyclay.
To use the Paintwork Pad, shape a 3 oz. clay bar into a round patty and place it in the middle of the pad. The compartment is slightly tacky so the clay will stay in place. Mist the pad and clay generously with a clay lubricant, like Wolfgang Polyclay Lubricant. Place the pad onto your paint and turn your polisher on. Start at a slow speed. If using a Porter Cable, set it on 3. Move your pad up and down and back and forth over a 2 square foot area, applying enough pressure to flatten the foam so the clay is in contact with your paint. When the clay moves freely, lighten up on the pad so that just the foam is touching your paint. Polish the area lightly and then wipe off any clay residue.
You may need to re-mist your clay periodically to keep it well lubricated. Check your clay to see if it has become contaminated. If it looks dirty, re-shape the clay so that a fresh surface is revealed.
Use this pad with a dual action polisher only. Always apply a premium wax or sealant after claying. Try Wolfgang Deep Gloss Paint Sealant for a spectacular, glossy shine.
The Paintwork Clay Pad is 6 ½” and requires a 6” backing plate. If you use a smaller plate, you will press the clay against the paint, but not the foam.
After claying, wash your Paintwork Pad in a bucket of soapy water, or use a specialized cleaner like Snappy Clean. Rinse the pad completely and squeeze out excess water. Rub the clay compartment with glass cleaner or rubbing alcohol to remove any clay residue. Allow the pad to air dry.
Take your clay to the next level with the Paintwork Clay Pad. It clays and polishes at the same time for fast and efficient results.
Call Toll-Free 1-800-215-4460 to speak to a Customer Service Representative or email us