Go Back   EcoModder Forum > EcoModding > EcoModding Central
Register Now
 Register Now
 

Reply  Post New Thread
 
Submit Tools LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-12-2016, 11:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
Needs More Duct Tape
 
MPGomatic's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: the swamps of jersey
Posts: 156

Slambo - '99 Honda Civic HX
90 day: 44.21 mpg (US)
Thanks: 63
Thanked 81 Times in 42 Posts
Neverwet for Glass

Rustoleum has finally released their Neverwet Rain Repellent for Glass. It's an alternative to Rain-X. It appears that they are rolling it out slowly, test marketing in select areas.


__________________
Ain't Fuelin' - The Beater Build Show :
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?lis...R754kIg_V8Aahm
  Reply With Quote
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

   
Old 03-15-2016, 04:56 AM   #2 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: United States
Posts: 1,606

spyder2 - '00 Toyota MR2 Spyder
Thanks: 95
Thanked 326 Times in 253 Posts
In that video, it looks pretty useless...
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2016, 02:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
freebeard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: northwest of normal
Posts: 20,152
Thanks: 5,654
Thanked 6,587 Times in 5,311 Posts
Rustoleum followed someone else into the market. I think it all derives from Nano Clear

Nanovere Technologies, LLC. Industrial Coatings | Industrial Paints And Coatings | Nanovere Technologies

They claim a 10 year service life. The trick must be encumbered by patents. The little nano-scale glass lozenges are supposed to adhere through van der Waals forces once the carrier evaporates.
  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to freebeard For This Useful Post:
mcrews (03-16-2016)
Old 03-16-2016, 09:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
oldtamiyaphile's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Australia
Posts: 1,508

UFI - '12 Fiat 500 Twinair
Team Turbocharged!
90 day: 40.3 mpg (US)

Jeep - '05 Jeep Wrangler Renegade
90 day: 18.09 mpg (US)

R32 - '89 Nissan Skyline

STiG - '16 Renault Trafic 140dCi Energy
90 day: 30.12 mpg (US)

Prius - '05 Toyota Prius
Team Toyota
90 day: 50.25 mpg (US)

Premodded - '49 Ford Freighter
90 day: 13.48 mpg (US)

F-117 - '10 Proton Arena GLSi
Pickups
Mitsubishi
90 day: 37.82 mpg (US)

Ralica - '85 Toyota Celica ST
90 day: 25.23 mpg (US)

Sx4 - '07 Suzuki Sx4
90 day: 32.21 mpg (US)

F-117 (2) - '03 Citroen Xsara VTS
90 day: 30.06 mpg (US)
Thanks: 324
Thanked 444 Times in 313 Posts
I just bought some of this 'Permanent' coating:



When it rains in six months I'll find out how well it works
__________________






  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to oldtamiyaphile For This Useful Post:
Xist (03-17-2016)
Old 03-17-2016, 12:42 AM   #5 (permalink)
Not Doug
 
Xist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Show Low, AZ
Posts: 10,620

Chorizo - '00 Honda Civic HX, baby! :D
90 day: 35.35 mpg (US)

Mid-Life Crisis Fighter - '99 Honda Accord LX
90 day: 33.69 mpg (US)

Gramps - '04 Toyota Camry LE
90 day: 33.15 mpg (US)
Thanks: 6,998
Thanked 1,985 Times in 1,510 Posts
Not much rain here in Arizona, either.

The first time I needed to replace my wipers, I put the arms in my trunk so the sun would not kill them.

Hey, better fuel economy, too!

  Reply With Quote
Reply  Post New Thread


Thread Tools




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
All content copyright EcoModder.com