[WWI] Painting Decal Paper

Ken Schmitt knnths at mchsi.com
Sat Aug 7 08:40:30 EDT 2004


Warren:
>   Pedro, what kind of tape would you use on white decal paper?
> Wouldn't it tear the decal film when you take it off?

Here in the states, there is a "blue tape" sold in home paint stores 
and some hardware stores that is excellent for your needs. It's low 
tack, easily cut with a sharp blade, conforms fairly well to surfaces.

Practice a bit on a trial, off to the side.
There is a spot between burnishing it down too much (paint pulls up)  
and not enough (paint leaks through).

Give it a try.

Ken N.



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