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Old 03-20-08, 11:47 AM
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Decal Question

Restoring old Pinarello. New decals came in and I applied them. One is a little off center compared to the other on the other side of the tube. I have two extras. How hard are they to remove? What do you do to do it?

Should I clear coat them after I'm done putting them on?
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Old 03-20-08, 02:11 PM
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I wouldn't think they should be too hard to remove, a razor blade and some goo gone or strong de greaser. I usually do 2 coats of clear, even then I can still feel a lip on the decals, and probably enough to pick them off :/ So if you want a nice shine and strong decals maybe do 3. Just my 2 cents.
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Old 03-20-08, 02:46 PM
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I did this with my old raleigh. It was a pain in the ass. Razor blade.. goo gone.. and lighter fluid.
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Originally Posted by bluenote157 View Post
I did this with my old raleigh. It was a pain in the ass. Razor blade.. goo gone.. and lighter fluid.
Try Goof-off, it's like Goo-gone + lighter fluid. Smells terrible, works great!
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Old 03-20-08, 04:37 PM
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I like 3M General Purpose Adhesive Remover myself. Before taking a metal blade to it, I'd try a plastic blade (yes, you can actually buy plastic "razor" blades.
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