||Aquapel Rain Repellent Glass Treatment
Aquapel® Rain Repellent Glass Treatment is the pro car detailer's choice to change the way drivers see the road while driving in the rain. Developed and originally patented by PPG Industries, Inc., the leader in glass technology, and now owned by Pittsburgh Glass Works, Aquapel represents a very interesting product that helps promote much safer driving and marine boating.
This very popular glass treatment is a great profit maker and should be included in your detailing supply arsenal. Designed for professional application on windshields, side windows, rear windows, glass mirrors, or any other glass surface, Aquapel Rain Repellent Glass Treatment is a long-lasting product that will repel rain for dramatically improved vision. It also will make it easier to remove ice, snow, bugs and raod grime. Aquapel will also help reduce glare in the rain especially in the dark. This product also seals the glass and will help against hard water mark staining.
Using technology innovated originally for the aviation industry, Aquapel Rain Repellent Glass Treatment forms a chemical bond with the glass and will increase water repellency, causing it to bead and easily shed off the glass. These fluorinated compounds found in Aquapel apply in just minutes to a clean, dry windshield or any exterior glass surface, and last up to six times longer than products with silicon in them.
Aquapel Rain Repellent Glass Treatment remains very effective after months of normal use, including driving in rain and snow, regular car washing and even glass cleaning. This is an excellent value added service that you can easily make a professional detailer nice profits, and it only takes minutes to apply. Your customers will love it and keep coming back!
Frequently Asked Questions:
How long will Aquapel® Glass Treatment last on a vehicle?
Lasts six (6) times longer than other rain repellent glass treatments. Lasts for months, under normal driving conditions.
How does it work?
PPG?s proprietary hydrophobic glass treatment adheres to glass, forming a chemical bond. Increases contact angle of water, causing it to bead and easily shed off glass.
How much time does it take to apply?
Applies in minutes to a clean, dry windshield.
How is it different from other rain repellent products?
Fluoropolymer vs. silicon wax-based chemistry.
Chemical bond actually adheres to glass. Lasts at least six times longer, more durable performance.
Will Aquapel® Glass Treatment remain effective after
going through a car wash? Using a squeegee and blue water cleaner? Using common ammonia-based cleaners?
Yes, yes, yes. Aquapel® Glass Treatment will last.
What is Aquapel?s® Glass Treatment's effect on windshield repairs?
Treatment will not migrate into a new crack. Current testing by leading windshield repair suppliers on performance over resin repairs offers no concerns.
How do I sell and market Aquapel® Glass Treatment?
Value-added service promotes safety; Aquapel® Glass Treatment offers driver clearer vision. Need to refurbish product in months brings opportunity for repeat business. Sell to commercial and fleet accounts; New car dealers ? apply to every vehicle sold or leased as a new customer care service.
Talk to insurance industry customers as a value-added service Emergency vehicles, utility companies, and any commercial fleet where safety is important.
Not to be used as a substitute for wiper systems.