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Gum on anti skid

Does anyone know how to remove chewing gum from the anti skid on our top deck?
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Re: Gum on anti skid

Freeze it.
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Re: Gum on anti skid

goo be gone
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Re: Gum on anti skid

Peanut butter may break it down as well.
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Re: Gum on anti skid

Seems to me I've seen a product for removing gum from sidewalks that freezes it. Sorry, don't have a name.
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Re: Gum on anti skid

As Corvette said, Goo Gone (which I think uses citrus oil) should do it. So would paint thinner.
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