Best Buffing Compound

Looking for a way to add some sparkle and shine to your metal surfaces? A buffing compound may be just what you need! Buffing compounds are typically used in combination with polishing products to smooth and perfectly finish different surfaces. In this article, we'll show you some of the best buffing compounds on the market so you can choose the right one for your project.

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3D One Car Scratch & Swirl Remover - Rubbing Compound & Finishing Polish - Buffing Compound Swirl Remover - True Car Paint Correction 16oz.

Rating: 4.5

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3D One is a hybrid high grade rubbing compound and finishing polish all in one bottle! It is a one step scratch & swirl remover with sealant protection that will deliver a true paint correction and bring your paint job back to life! It is safe and effective and easily applied by hand or with a polisher or buffer. It is proudly made in the USA and has been researched and created for over 25 years!
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Malco Super Duty Heavy Cut Compound - Professional Cutting, Polishing and Finishing Compound / For Auto Paint Correction, Detailing and Buffing / 32 oz. (127632)

Rating: 4.6

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Malco Super Duty Heavy Cut Compound is a versatile cutting compound designed to remove heavy sand scratches and oxidation from both clear coat painted and gel coat surfaces. Super-Duty Compound works fast and leaves a high-gloss finish on any automotive, marine or industrial coating.
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SCOTTCHEN Buffing Polishing Cutting Compounds 4 Oz. Kit - Green Fine/White Medium/Purple Coarse - 3 Pack

Rating: 4

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The SCOTTCHEN Buffing Polishing Cutting Compounds 4 Oz. Kit contains three polishing compounds in different grits - green (fine), white (medium), and purple (coarse). These compounds are designed to be applied to buffing wheels in order to achieve a smooth and mirror finish on a variety of surfaces, including wood, plastic, and metal. The compounds are color-coded for easy identification, and the kit also includes instructions on how to use the compounds for optimal results.

3M Perfect It Buffing And Polishing Kit | 36060 06094 06068 3M Rubbing Compound, Machine Polish, Ultrafine Polish | Buffing Compound, Car Polishing Kit | Bundled With Kangaroobands Microfiber Cloth

Rating: 4.8

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The 3M Perfect-It Ex Complete system is a three-stage system that uses a progressive series of specially formulated compounds and polishes to create showroom-grade finishes with deep color and rich gloss. The system is designed for busy shops to achieve perfect defect-free finishes, every time, quickly. The system includes the 3M Rubbing Compound, 3M Machine Polish, and 3M Ultrafine Machine Polish, as well as the KangarooBands microfiber cloth.

Malco Tru Grit - Heavy Duty Buffing and Polishing Compound for Cars/Automotive Paint Correction and Detailing/Removes 1000-1500 Grit Sand Scratches / 32 Oz. (120032)

Rating: 4.6

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Malco Tru-Grit is a heavy-duty buffing and polishing compound that is formulated for removing 1000-grit and finer sand scratches from both fully-cured and 24-hour-old high solids and standard clears. It can also be used to remove scratches, oxidation, and paint defects on all automotive and marine finishes as well as on industrial coatings. The easy-to-use, water-based formula cleans up easily and contains no waxes, silicones, or fillers.

Meguiar's M8532 Mirror Glaze Diamond Cut Compound 2.0, 32 Fluid Ounces

Rating: 4.7

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  • The Meguiar's M8532 Mirror Glaze Diamond Cut Compound 2.0 is a universal fit product that comes in a 32 fluid ounce bottle.

1Pk - 3M - Perfect It Buffing & Polishing Compound 06085 06064 06068

Rating: 4.7

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3M Perfect It Buffing & Polishing Compound is a fast-acting compound that removes sand scratches and leaves a fine finish on automotive paints. 3M Perfect It Machine Polish is a high-performance polish that quickly and effectively removes compound swirl marks and produces an outstanding finish. 3M Perfect It Swirl Free Finish produces a swirl-free finish even on black vehicles. It quickly and effectively removes fine machine polish swirls, leaving a high gloss finish, even on the most difficult dark colored vehicles. 3M Perfect It Buffing & Polishing Compound is formulated for a broad range of user conditions without sticking or leaving residual film.

Swpeet 8Pcs Polishing Compound Kit, Including 2Pcs White Diamond, 1Pcs Red Rouge, 1Pcs Black Emery, 2Pcs Brown Tripoli, All Purpose 1Pcs Blue with 1Pcs General Green Compounds for Buffing Polishing

Rating: 4.4

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This polishing compound kit includes 8 different colors of compounds, designed to be applied on buffing wheels by simply spinning a buffing wheel on a motor/drill and gently pressing the compound against the wheel. The heat/friction will transfer the compound onto the polishing wheel. The compounds are color coded for easy identification in a scale from coarse to fine, and will bring out the maximum luster and mirror like finish on jewelry and soft metals. The kit also includes 2 buffing/polishing compounds to help you get a smooth and burr-free mirror finish on a wide variety of surfaces.

Meguiar's M10508 Mirror Glaze Ultra-Cut Compound, 8 Fluid Ounces, 1 Pack

Rating: 4.6

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This product is great for removing scratches, defects, and acid rain. It also works well on removing severe swirls and holograms. It is a clear coat safe and body shop safe product.

6 Piece Polishing Compound, 4 Oz. Buffing, Polishing & Cutting Compound Kit - Set Includes: Black Emery, Brown Tripoli, White Diamond, Red Rouge, All Purpose Blue & General Green Compounds

Rating: 4.5

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The Drixet 6 Piece Buffing/Polishing Compounds Kit will help you get a smooth and burr-free mirror finish on a wide variety of surfaces, handling all kinds of projects. The compounds are color coded for easy identification in a scale from coarse to fine, bringing out the maximum luster and mirror like finish on jewelry and soft metals and can also be used to finish harder metals to a mirror like finish. The compounds are designed to be applied on buffing wheels by simply spinning a buffing wheel on a motor/drill and gently pressing the compound against the wheel while the heat/friction will transfer the compound onto the polishing wheel. Used for Polishing, Cutting, Waxing, Cleaning, Repairing, Restoring, Reviving, etc. on any material like: Aluminum, Stainless, Steel, Brass, Cast-iron, Auto Body car work, Appliances, & Jewelry.

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3M Perfect It Buffing And Polishing Kit | 36060 06094 06068 3M Rubbing Compound, Machine Polish, Ultrafine Polish | Buffing Compound, Car Polishing Kit | Bundled With Kangaroobands Microfiber Cloth 4.8

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Swpeet 8Pcs Polishing Compound Kit, Including 2Pcs White Diamond, 1Pcs Red Rouge, 1Pcs Black Emery, 2Pcs Brown Tripoli, All Purpose 1Pcs Blue with 1Pcs General Green Compounds for Buffing Polishing 4.4

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