Umm... in this video I show you uhhh... how to uhh... hand polish aluminum lol. This is part 1 of 2. The entire process took roughly 4 and a half hours and I watched movies for most of them. Forgive the speech impediment lol.
"How To" polish aluminum by hand (part 2)
Umm... in this video I show you uhhh... how to uhh... hand polish aluminum
lol. This is part 2 of 2. The entire process took roughly 4 and a half
hours and I watched movies for most of them. Forgive the speech impediment
how to polish aluminum engine covers
sand paper: autozone, $10
buffing compound and wheels: harbor freight, $10
I don't usually sound like I've been smoking 2 packs a day for 40 years,
but I shot this first thing in the morning.
Motorcycle...Polishing aluminum to a chrome like finish
I wanted to chrome polish my frame, swing arm and rims on my 97 yzf600r,
but I never polished anything before. I started by polishing a small piece
on the bike first and this is how I did it. The end result was pretty
nice.. I havn't started the rest yet it, I need a lot more time
Aluminum Anodizing Motorcycle Parts
Anodizing Aluminum. A short video showing how I anodize aluminum using the
Low Current Density (LCD) method. I did not show all the rinsing steps but
the parts do have to be rinsed thoroughly between tanks.
DIY Aluminium Polishing.mov
Finally released, the DIY aluminium polishing DVD you've all been waiting
for. "How to" tips from a retired professional polisher and his 19 yr old
daughter Phoebe actually doing the job. Watch the clip to see how it's done
and the details on how to get the DVD. You can do a lot with just the basic
How To Polish Aluminum Rims
This is how I polish aluminum rims. I AM NOT A PROFESSIONAL.
How did I learn to do this? Just like you are right now-by watching
YouTube! Special thanks goes to DC Super Shine for all their videos and
Rims were originally on the back of a semi truck. The driver traded them
in for super singles, so I bought all eight. I polished them for my bus,
and the extras I polished to sell.
They are available for whoever wants to buy them.
9/26/14 You can buy the polishing wheels and compound at iowa80, select TA
truckstops and eBay. The sanding grits I used in order are 80, 120, 220,
320, 400, 600, and 800. I had to buy the 4, 6, and 800 paper online.
Starting with 80 grit is not always necessary- I only used it because it
the rim protectors left grooves in the rim face.
I did some research before I started polishing and learned a few basic
ideas in polishing. By sanding and making the surface smoother, we remove
the tiny ridges and imperfections, then polish to make it visually
appealing. Also, the shine comes from high speed buffing- not heat or
polish aluminum valve covers
let me know what you think. also I do a lot of work on car so if there is
something you would like to see i can make a videos on it. I make a lot of
" Do It Your Self videos"
This video shows you how to take the tooling marks out of a machined piece
of aluminum and polish it to a mirror finish. We use a Baldor buffer
various compounds and sand paper. The rough machined surface is smoothed
out by first sanding it with wet sanding paper on a lathe. Then the pieces
is polished to a mirror finish using a power buffer.
Jonesy's Auto Club videos are for reference and entertainment only and
should not be taken as a direct step by step guides. If you attempt a
repair like the one seen in this video please use the proper safety
equipment, take your time and do the job right.