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Old 06-10-2012, 09:40 AM
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Default Re: painting of a au tank

Originally Posted by 2door View Post
Very nice job. Have you ever used vinyl electrical tape for masking. It seems to work much better than masking tape. It leaves a very crisp line and can bend around compound curves and corners. For very sharp bends it can be sliced thin then run masking tape up against it. It also doesn't have an aggresive adhesive so it is less prone to lift a previously painted area.

That's just a suggestion. Your jobs looks great as is.
or you can also use 3m's blue masking an pinstriping tape available in sizes from 1/8 to 1/2 inch , I never thought about using electrical tape Tom , that could come in handy in a pinch .Thanks (ya learn something new every day !)
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