Category Archives: Quartz Coating

Surface coating products…

I received quite a few enquiries from some of my clients and regular readers of my blog, referring to some of my entries below as to which vehicle protection coating that I do offer and/or will recommend to them…
(1) Meguiar’s M188 Deep Crystal Coating
(2) G’Zox Quartz Coat 7

Allow me to clarify…I received or are able to obtain quite a few brands of coating products every now and then and I ran some serious real world test on every one of these to assess their performance and suitability for adoption as one of my detailing arsenal. As many of you may know, there has been an upsurge of new coating products entering into the market over the past few months, many of them are passed off as the “real deal” of surface protection or are heavily marketed, usually without any merit or much substantiation. And trust me after testing a bunch of them, it is safe to say that not all surface coating products are created equal…NOT AT ALL!!!

Without going into all the details at this moment of time, please note that I WILL NOT be offering any of these (1) Meguiar’s M-188 (2) AQuartz (3) G’Zox Quartz 7 (4) cQuartz Ceramic Coating (5) gTechniq c1 as a service to my clients! As some of you may know, these are some of the coating products that I have previously tested in-house for a substantial period of time. (1) & (2) above are absolute lemon (despite what the seller initially claimed otherwise) while (3) & (4) do not meet our standard requirement or seller’s marketing claims. gTechniq c1 is the sole exception, but while being a decent coating product by itself, it ultimately falls short of my expectations and do not meet certain criteria that I have set out (sorry Rob…appreciate your support & hoped we could work something out in the future!)

This does not mean that you should not use or try them out (with the notable exception of M-188 & AQuartz which you should avoid at all cost) just that they will not be offered in-house as part of my services.

I hoped this clarify my present position…

This is the water beading protection one should expect 6~9 months after coating...

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Detailing 2010…(part 1/4)

As we are into the last week of 2010, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all my loyal clients, friends and countless supporters for making this a most interesting and enjoyable year for me. Without your support and critique, it wouldn’t be half as fun…

As my schedule don’t always allows me to update this blog as often as I would like, I will take this opportunity to look back at some of the more interesting details that I have worked on over the past 12 months…

Lamborghini Murciélago LP640

I have the good fortune to having detailed well over 150 Lamborghinis over the years. I personally love the classic Pearl Yellow (Giallo Evros) & Pearl Orange (Arancio Atlas). It’s such a delight to see the finishing on these cars after some good detailing work!

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Lamborghini Murciélago LP670-4 SV

The best looking Murcie by a country mile…

This one a bit special…

Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Super Trofeo

Stripped down, paired with 570 raging bull power and detailed…1 of 30 in the world!

Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera

My favourite Gallardo…

Lamborghini Gallardo SE

Lambo’s weak attempt to milk their brand name…

Lamborghini Gallardo Nera

…yet more weak attempt from Lambo

Lamborghini Diablo SV

Porsche 997 GT3

Porsche 997 GT3RS
Anyone who love driving will fall in love with this car…

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Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid

Love the key…it’s shaped like a Panamera

Porsche Cayenne Turbo S

Porsche 997 C2S

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Porsche 996 Carrera

Evidence of bad maintenance regime…paintwork in a sad state!

Patiently restored by AbsoluteGloss; protected by Crystal Pro…

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Another 996 Carrera…protected by Crystal Pro Quartz HD

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© Crystal Pro by AbsoluteGloss Showcar Detailer

Porsche Panamera S

Porsche Panamera Turbo

Ugly butt…

Next up…Ferrari!!!