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Old 08-23-09, 12:16 AM   #16
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Mine is Bluish Pearl Crystal Shine, BPCS FTW!
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Old 10-24-09, 08:45 AM   #17
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i see orange peel...sorry im a detailer...WET SAND AND BUFF
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Old 10-24-09, 09:13 AM   #18
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First, this thread is back in August, plus the bumper isn't finished. He already mentioned it needs to be wet sanded on the 1st page.. for a detailer, I expected you to read this thread in detail
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i see orange peel...sorry im a detailer...WET SAND AND BUFF
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First, this thread is back in August, plus the bumper isn't finished. He already mentioned it needs to be wet sanded on the 1st page.. for a detailer, I expected you to read this thread in detail


Yo Dawg I herd you like detail...........
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Old 10-24-09, 05:52 PM   #20
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To awnser the OP's question.
"Pearl" - Base coat is nonmetallic just color. Then a pearl coat (midcoat) is applied.
"Mica" - Base is metallic with pearl added to it, then the pearlcoat is added(midcoat).
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Old 10-25-09, 05:53 PM   #21
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then what is the differnce between "bpcs" and "gfm" thought it was just name, and where the car comes from.
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Old 10-25-09, 06:18 PM   #22
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It's purely a nomenclature. Marketing at its best.

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Old 10-25-09, 07:20 PM   #23
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haha thankyou javy
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