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      05-27-2014, 08:42 PM   #1
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need recommendation for a quality microfiber towel

I will detailing my car soon and would like to know if someone can recommend a quality microfiber towel to remove the sealant and wax.

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      05-28-2014, 08:15 AM   #2
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Zaino blonde towels
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I tend to go through a lot of them. This is what I use and I think they're good quality.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/161195836797...84.m1423.l2649
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A short nap towel is ideal for wax/sealant removal. The best that I came across is Microfiber madness yellow fellow. 333 gsm, edge-less, tag-less, and lint free.

For sensitive paint, microfiber madness crazy pile. 500 gsm, edge-less, tag-less, and lint free.

These towels cost more but they are worth it.
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http://www.theragcompany.com/16-x-16...-1616-B-EL.htm

By far the best bang for the buck and they offer free shipping on Fridays with no minimum (all other days require a minimum for free shipping). Very fast delivery as well. Heard about them through Junkman's videos and they do not disappoint.
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I actually just bought these. Haven't tried them out yet but I've been fighting towel lint ever since I washed my dirty microfibers. Hopefully these will reduce dust/lint as I'm using them as a final wipe down towel.
http://www.autogeek.net/suede-microfiber-cloths-40.html
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I've always used griots towels with good results.
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      06-30-2014, 02:10 AM   #8
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I've had the best results from Meguiar's Supreme Shine towels and more recently also started using the DI 24x16 2 sided towels. I wrote a review for both on the site for what it's worth, but both are good towels that last a while and work very well.

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