3M Perfect-It 3000 Rubbing Compound is designed for fresh or cured paint finishes that are in need of compounding or reconditioning. Use it after wet sanding fresh paint to remove sanding scratches and refine the finish to smaller swirl marks. 3M Perfect-It 3000 Compound excels at removing deeper scratches, water etchings, and serious paint defects on cured paint. 3M Perfect-It 3000 Extra Cut Rubbing Compound has a little more bite than 3M Perfect-It Rubbing Compound to polish cured paints, whereas 3M Perfect-It 3000 Rubbing Compound is great for fresh paint.
3M Perfect-It 3000 Rubbing Compound will is recommended for use with a rotary polisher only. It will leave behind a fine swirl finish that can quickly be polished using 3M Perfect-It 3000 Swirl Mark Remover Machine Polish or your favorite intermediate polish.