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Nessa
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Post by Nessa » Wed May 15, 2013 11:32 am

can anyone recommend a good masking tape/method that won't pull the paint off when you take it off?
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Re: masking

Post by Rich » Wed May 15, 2013 11:51 am

Nessa, you can get low tack masking tape, but must admit that I've never tried it as I usually have the opposite problem and can never get masking tape to stick :D

http://www.toolstation.com/shop/Adhesiv ... 728/p85936
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Re: masking

Post by Ed » Wed May 15, 2013 2:08 pm

Buy decent tape, which is normally either blue or green in colour.

Then if it is too tacky, put it through finger and thumb before you apply.

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Re: masking

Post by Graham T » Wed May 15, 2013 2:35 pm

And remember to take it off as soon as you can - don't leave it till the paint is dry.
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