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Re: Vinyl Striping vs. Painting?
The key with any bootstripe is to make sure that the vertical dimension is maintained, especially in the stern as the stripe goes under the counter. This means the actual stripe will have to get wider as it goes under the counter in order to maintain that constant vertical dimension. That can be tricky with tape. If the boot is a thin stripe this element is easier to deal with.
Exactly. I've never seen it done successfully with tape - it always looks thinner at the stern.
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