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post #9 of Old 05-08-2013
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Re: Remove your masking tape!

Let the young'n. Help you out. You can leave your tape on for months, even duck tape. The only the you need to make sure you have is.... MINERAL OIL! Yepp, plain ol mineral oil and a little scrubbbing, not much, takes all the residue rgiht off.


I left duck and electrrical tape around the plastic covering open dorade holes for like 2to mnths. When i finally got the dorade vents to install and removed the tape was nothing but residue. I tried everything and it was taking FOREVER to do a little bit. Guy at my marina walking bu sees my struggles and tells me to use mineral spirits. Luckyy for me i have some in the cabin. Poor a little on my scrub pad and bam! It starts falling away like maguc!

So there you go. No more tape worries. Yes it works for 3myou tape too and lots of other stuff you may not think it would apply to.
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