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Old 02-26-2011, 11:02 PM
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Fluid Film Depierro Lawns 2011

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The second picture is the bed of my truck after the dump insert was taken out. I sprayed it in the beginning of the season and it's been through grass, dust, leaves, dirt, snow, rain, etc. There is a ton of dirt in there, but the fluid film is still strong. I later pressure washed out the dirt and the bed was still slick with Fluid Film! The mechanics at the trailer place are not fans of Fluid Film after today.....lol. I coated the bolts and nuts the night before I brought it in because they said sometimes they get really rusted on and are hard to get off. Sooooo I made sure that didn't happen plus the whole bed was coated so they were covered in it! They were pissed...It was great!

These are after I cleaned the truck, I gave it a coat of fluid film rubbed in with an old shirt. It shined up the chrome, the black plastic, and buffed the paint. It looked like a new truck when I was done!
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Old 02-27-2011, 02:48 AM
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just look at that title! this thread is gonna be around for a long time to come oh yeah

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Old 02-27-2011, 11:25 AM
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Yeah man...I figure if I make a thread like this it will remind me to make updates more frequently!
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Old 02-28-2011, 02:39 PM
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Nicely done!!! Thanks for the contribution!
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Old 03-01-2011, 11:47 PM
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Nicely done!!! Thanks for the contribution!
No problem Dano! There's plenty more where that came from! lol
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Old 03-08-2011, 04:00 AM
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No problem Dano! There's plenty more where that came from! lol
i haven't seen anything yet

just think of the possibilities, this thread could get as big as my dad's new toy thread which is at almost 200 replies and has over 10,000 views
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Old 03-08-2011, 09:51 AM
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i haven't seen anything yet

just think of the possibilities, this thread could get as big as my dad's new toy thread which is at almost 200 replies and has over 10,000 views
I should have some new ones soon! My order should be here today! I'm so excited! Let me just once again say how awesome Bob from Kellsport is! My order was shipped right away and I got a followup email from him making sure I got everything I needed and to see how the family was! Best customer service ever!
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D, how do you like the FF as a wax? we wax our trucks twice a year, with mothers or turtle etc. wears off after a while though.

does the FF work better than normal carnuba for cars? last longer? hard to get off etc?

thanks buddy. the truck sure looks great though
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Old 03-05-2011, 11:17 PM
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D, how do you like the FF as a wax? we wax our trucks twice a year, with mothers or turtle etc. wears off after a while though.

does the FF work better than normal carnuba for cars? last longer? hard to get off etc?

thanks buddy. the truck sure looks great though
I love using it on my truck...but I really can't compare it with wax as I never really bothered waxing my trucks before, but it lasts a few months which is pretty good I would think!
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Old 03-06-2011, 09:19 AM
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really!, water beads up for a few months of it!!!!!???
how much FF does it take for you truck? this way i can compare costs of conventional wax vs FF
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