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Do ceramic coatings prevent scratches?
Ceramic coatings do provide some scratch resistance 鈥?it just isn鈥檛 because of their hardness like many people believe. It鈥檚 quite likely that wiping dirt or dust off a coated surface will result in fewer scratches than one that isn鈥檛 coated at all. But that isn鈥檛 because it makes the paint harder. It鈥檚 all about deflection.
Are ceramic coatings on watches scratch proof?
The truth is, ceramic coatings are scratch resistant, NOT scratch proof. There鈥檚 a big difference. A fancy water resistant watch will work fine if you accidentally leave it on in the shower. Point a pressure washer at it for hours however, and you鈥檙e likely to run into some problems.
What can I use to fill in scratches on ceramic paint?
Technically, anything you wipe on your paint has the potential to fill in minor scratches and swirl marks. This doesn鈥檛 happen often with most ceramic coatings though. Waxes, sealants, and especially glazes are much more likely to fill in minor imperfections in your paint.
Does coating prevent scratches on paint?
While it will offer some protection against finer scratches, swirl marks, and wash marring, it will not eliminate the risk of your paint being scratched. Your vehicle can and will be scratched by many of the same objects even if it鈥檚 coated.