Learn how and why ACF-50 differs from (and improves on) the common multi-use spray
Plenty of motorcyclists use WD-40 or similar to try to protect their machines against dirt and road salts, the problem with this is that most aren’t waterproof, so will wash off at the first sign of rain. ACF-50 is different, read on to find out why you should be using this unique product on your pride and joy.
Throughout the year there are times when you will experience excess moisture, especially in your vehicle. If this happens then it can lead to steamed up windows, rust, damage to electronics, mould and mildew stains on leather and upholstery, as well as musty smells. The good news is – Opie Oils now stock two highly absorbent, re-usable Dehumidifiers from ThoMar.
ThoMar Air Dry Re-usable Car Dehumidifier – £10.50
One is specifically marketed for use in a car and is called ThoMar Air Dry Re-usable Car Dehumidifier which can be easily found on our web site. One top selling point of this product is that it can be easily re-charged by simply placing on a radiator, foil side down. It has no odour, contains natural granules is drip-proof and effective for between re-charging for up to 4 months dependent on use. Although aimed at the car market the Air Dry can be placed anywhere that experiences excess moisture, this includes caravans & motor homes, boats, bikes, cupboards, cellars, garages, the list is endless.
ThoMar Multi Dry Re-usable Multi Purpose Dehumidifier – £11.94
The second is known as the ThoMar Multi Dry and is the ideal solution for a number of household and leisure applications. The 1kg bag can absorb up to 600 grams of moisture and remain effective for 2-4 months. Again the Multi Dry dehumidifier can be easily recharged for use simply by putting in the oven at 175°C for 4-5 hours.
If you have any questions on the ThoMar Dehumidifiers then please call us on 01209 202949 Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Waxoyl is pretty much a household name with any motor enthusiast, they’re well known for providing high quality rust & corrosion prevention, arrier and treatment products Their high quality products have been continuously developed using over 50 years experience. Waxoyl is well known for being a brand that outperforms virtually all its competitors, be it in the lab or workshop and are endorsed by professionals all over the world, who use the products every day.
The World Famous, Mechanic Hand Cleaning Solution. Swarfega has been around since the 40’s and many DIY and professional mechanics swear by it.
There’s nothing worse than trying to get your hands clean after getting them ingrained with grease & grime, but unfortunately this comes with the territory of working with motor vehicles. Swarfega, using their many years of experience, have developed highly effective hand cleaning solutions that can cope with all manner of levels of dirt depending on which variety you choose.
*IMPORTANT: Waxoyl & Swarfega will be removed from the Launch15 Voucher code on 17th February 2014
Firstly, most of you won’t actually know what this stuff is. We’ve got to be honest, we didn’t until it landed in our warehouse. The simple truth is, Bilt Hamber Korrosol (1 Litre Trigger Spray) could work wonders for increasing the life span of your vehicle’s paintwork. Why? Because it’s designed to remove embedded metal particles in your paint. These metal flakes are from loads of different sources but the most common is from brake dust. Hot airborne metals, like brake dust fragments, really burn and burrow down into your vehicles paint surface just waiting to oxidise and start a spot of rust, in fact it’s one of the most common starting points of a “rust scab”, this stuff is designed to remove it and stop it in its tracks.
How long it takes:
Not long, about 30min approx.
We recommend doing it on a day that’s not scorching hot as you don’t want this stuff to dry.
What you’ll need:
- A bottle of Korrosol.
- Access to a hose or power washer.
- Wax or quick detailer for protection after you’re done.
DIY Walk Through:
Make sure your vehicle is ultra clean. This will just make the whole process easier and help the Korrosol get to work faster. Don’t use a combined wash and wax shampoo – something like Bilt Hamber Auto Wash is ideal.