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by alikat218
It's very smooth and almost "waxy" feeling.
by rockjunquie
I don't see any, either. 
by julieooly
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I keep a 360gt Crystalite Crystalring wheel mounted in my line-up just for such occasions. I wish that DP made a 360 or 400 grit Nova.

Larry C.


Thanks. I have a spot available on my rock saw combo. Maybe I’ll get one!
by julieooly
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Maybe it's just my eyes, but I honestly can't see any scratches on any of those cabs.


Oh they’re there the pics don’t show them. I only see them with my 6+ readers on. Maybe I’m taking it all to seriously? How close do people look?!

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