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Old 04-02-2014, 12:05 PM   #31
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That is great for future reference! I have personally never heard of the stuff. Where is it located at walmart? painting supplies, automotive, cleaners?
LMAO this threaaaaaaaaaaad...anyways, just bought the stuff at walmart in the all purpose cleaners section. the stuff re-liquifies the paint and can be sprayed off.

for $25 it was fun to just play around with the idea, just thought i would see what all the craze was about lol
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Old 04-02-2014, 01:25 PM   #32
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Too each his own I say, I'd rather know how to physically paint my car any color I choose rather than sit at a computer in one position with a two button mouse. I can do both but sitting inside I don't care how hot or cold it is.
Yeah I love being outside and would love to do more work on cars in free time.. But finding that free time is the trick lol

Even with a great job that I'm off on weekend and work 39 hours a week salary it is still hard to have time to do work to my car lately. I would rather spend time with my wife and such.
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Old 04-02-2014, 01:26 PM   #33
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LMAO this threaaaaaaaaaaad...anyways, just bought the stuff at walmart in the all purpose cleaners section. the stuff re-liquifies the paint and can be sprayed off.

for $25 it was fun to just play around with the idea, just thought i would see what all the craze was about lol
Cool I will have to go get a bottle just to have around in case I do decide to experiment haha

Thanks man
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Old 04-02-2014, 01:26 PM   #34
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Pardon me for voicing my opinion on what I believe to be a terrible product.
Its a fantastic product, you just dont like it. thats like me saying Diet Coke is a terrible product becuase I like Diet Dr. Pepper.

Youre alright Mac, lots of knowledge and a damn nice car... but sometimes you just need to stay out of certain threads man.
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Yeah I love being outside and would love to do more work on cars in free time.. But finding that free time is the trick lol

Even with a great job that I'm off on weekend and work 39 hours a week salary it is still hard to have time to do work to my car lately. I would rather spend time with my wife and such.
I hear that. I've recently started filling in for our administrative secretary who's out for 8 weeks on maternity leave. So on top of my normal paperwork, my IT duties, and supervising new guys, I'm also answering phones, managing accounts, handling checks, and doing her paperwork too.

PAY ME MORE BOSS. I DESERVE IT.
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I hear that. I've recently started filling in for our administrative secretary who's out for 8 weeks on maternity leave. So on top of my normal paperwork, my IT duties, and supervising new guys, I'm also answering phones, managing accounts, handling checks, and doing her paperwork too.

PAY ME MORE BOSS. I DESERVE IT.
Haha I hear ya man. There are benefits to being salary such as I get paid even when I'm off or have an appointment or have to take care of something. But then there is one week every 8 weeks that I'm on call haha. And salary does not do overtime haha.
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It's not as temporary as people would lead you to believe!

I had to use PB Blaster to get it off of my wheels!

Of course, I forgot that I dislike black wheels, until immediately after I painted the wheels black.
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Well I guess we'll see how well it comes off this weekend. I did my winter rubber in white with a few layers of gloss. About 7 layers of dip went on each wheel with 5 layers of gloss. Not ever doing white again. WAY to much brake dust from my car to keep them clean.
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Well I guess we'll see how well it comes off this weekend. I did my winter rubber in white with a few layers of gloss. About 7 layers of dip went on each wheel with 5 layers of gloss. Not ever doing white again. WAY to much brake dust from my car to keep them clean.
^ Yeah I bet that is horrible to keep clean. Just take your time when peeling to keep it in one piece and use a plastic scraper as you pull it to help remove it.
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Except that it's not a terrible product when properly applied. It DOES look good when you do it right, and the fact that it's not permanent and requires no prep in the way of irreversible sanding is awesome.
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