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Motorcycle Classics editors give tips for successful metal polishing on a Laverda RGS 1000 clutch cover with a clear-coat finish...

I've never been a particularly patient person, but I'm learning. And nothing helps teach patience like a project that demands patience. Take metal polishing. On the surface (pun intended) it seems like a simple proposition; clean the surface first, slap on some polish, work it in with a clean cloth and voilà, a perfectly polished and gleaming surface results. Unfortunately, when you're working on old iron, it's not always quite so simple.

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