Author Archive for Kevin Brown

Meguiar’s Detailer Line.

Originally, the Meguiar’s Detailer line consisted of only four products.  It was introduced within the Meguiar’s Mirror Glaze line in the mid-nineties. Products included: M7601 All Purpose Cleaner (greenish-yellow colored) M7701 Silicone-Free Tire Dressing (water based, non-flammible, phosphate-free, pink colored)…

Meguiar’s M105 & M205 To Polish Metal.

The next time you need to polish aluminum, chrome, or stainless steel, give Meguiar’s M015 Ultra-Cut Compound or Meguiar’s M205 Ultra Finishing Polish a shot.  Before you blurt, “What?!  That product is made for polishing paint, not metal!”, let’s think…

More About Pad Diameter.

Pad tangential speed aka edge speed aka linear speed. Imagine you are standing on the platform of a merry-go-round, and it is rotating at the rate of one revolution per minute (1 RPM).  If you are standing at the center…

The Soul of a Race Car.

Yesterday, I attended the Historic Races at Laguna Seca Raceway.  What a hoot!  I was able to see the Can-Am cars run through the gears at 8/10th’s or 9/10th’s speed, which was something I had not seen before. The winning…