Cleaning & Waxing

Testers gauged each product’s water repellency by misting the sections with fresh water and evaluating water beading.

Searching for Spray Shine

Testers put 14 spray-on waxes through their paces.

Is there a quick, easy way to get a glossy shine on the deck and topsides between the grueling wax-and-buff efforts? To find out, testers launched a search for affordable spray waxes—liquid waxes designed for speedy touchups rather than full-tilt compounding-and-waxing jobs. We specifically sought out spray-on products that offer a glossy finish and some surface protection and that are applied after rubbing compounds, fillers, waxes, and polishes.

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