3M’s Perfect-It II Rubbing Compound Fine Cut is 3M's most versatile rubbing compound. The super-fine cut abrasive wears down sharp edges and smoothes out the paint’s surface, preparing it for a polish or glaze, followed by a protective wax. 3M Perfect-It ll Rubbing Compound is easy to use by hand or with a machine. A professional-grade product, it should be used with caution by novices. Used properly, it is safe for all solid, metallic and clear coat finishes. 3M Perfect-It II Rubbing Compound contains no waxes or silicones, and is environmentally safe. It is also body shop safe and paintable. Great for the professional or enthusiast!