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Old 05-25-2012, 11:24 AM   #11
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didja watch the video? Especially the first one. It's essentially dry after about 5 minutes, then you just pat down the few drips that are left.
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didja watch the video? Especially the first one. It's essentially dry after about 5 minutes, then you just pat down the few drips that are left.
yea i know about the flooding method just seems like a waste of water if i could just rinse and leave it without having to touch it and potentially scratch or leave swirl-marks..the less i have to touch it the better i gata get a shamy every1 i talk to really likes em
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Posted via FF Mobile Just think about what your cloths are being washed in, what your showering in, what your brushing your teeth with, and if you drink tap water, what your drinking
OMG and eating you food in, - everything is water - oh no
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yea i know about the flooding method just seems like a waste of water if i could just rinse and leave it without having to touch it and potentially scratch or leave swirl-marks..the less i have to touch it the better i gata get a shamy every1 i talk to really likes em
Doesn't really use any more water than you would rinsing anyway.

As for a chamois, I used one for years. It worked OK, but then I saw how dirty it was getting and I thought that that's probably not the best thing to be using...lol.

So I bought a large waffle weave drying towel that I just toss in the washing machine with my other towels...no fabric softener!
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thats the other reason for me lol sick of washing towels..
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one load a week...NBD
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shamwow ftw!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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In all reality it isnt fast at all, it didnt ever cost 250k, and it wont blow your girls panties off. that being said i drive a ford focus
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Doesn't really use any more water than you would rinsing anyway.

As for a chamois, I used one for years. It worked OK, but then I saw how dirty it was getting and I thought that that's probably not the best thing to be using...lol.

So I bought a large waffle weave drying towel that I just toss in the washing machine with my other towels...no fabric softener!


Posted via FF Mobile Yea, I love my waffle weave. The store didnt have another one so I got a tanned leather chamois. Going try that out and see how it does. I suspect I will still like the waffle.
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