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      12-06-2011, 12:45 AM   #40
M3 Piotr
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Drives: E90 M3 Frozen Black
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Originally Posted by Ateam View Post
Looks great! Wondering why you need to use special wax and no buffers? Its the same clear coat as every other color, simply over the matte black. Treat it as you do any other paint job! People seem to think that matte has no clear on it and is some special texture. Its just a color topped with clear like every other car!
It's other way around. It's regular paint covered with special satin clear coat. No orange peel either since the clear coat is applied by hand. Philipp Grubelnig from M Division explained the whole process to me, it takes about 30hrs to apply the "clear coat".
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