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Old 03-08-2013, 01:42 PM   #11
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Always remember to remove the tape while the Plastidip is still wet! I learned the hard way about that trick. As others have said, checkout dipyourcar's website and their YouTube channel for all the how-to's you need. I use Plastidip for everything on my Focus, makes for a very good test run in deciding what will look good permanently!
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Old 03-08-2013, 02:49 PM   #12
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Here is what I found out..
If the CAN is cold.. it will spray chunky.
Keep the CAN at room temp before using and you are golden.

And what everyone else said above me..
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Matasickle beat me to it, I had the same exact problem I just had to have the can at room temp and it stopped.
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Dont take this as gospel because I dont remember where I heard or read it. But I remember seeing or hearing something about spray paint cans and how putting them in warm water for a bit will help them spray more evenly. You might try it.
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Old 03-10-2013, 03:39 PM   #15
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That was my issue. I did it in a 30 degree garage and the can sat outside for an hour before hand. It is 70 degrees here today so I am going to give it another shot after some homework gets done lol. I was surprised how well it came off though. How far ill one can get me?
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Old 03-10-2013, 03:48 PM   #16
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But wait, are you saying that when I go to do multiple coats, I have to retape it every time?
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But wait, are you saying that when I go to do multiple coats, I have to retape it every time?
Yes. Spray and remove tape while dip is wet, then retape for next coat, remove tape while dip is wet, repeat until done.

You know they also sell a plasti-dip glossifier if you want to put a gloss finish on it?
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And a pearlizer, and a matte clear, and metallics... I was just there looking....

The clear matte turns a black merc into almost a frosted black. It will also turn chrome into a brushed aluminum look.

That clear is calling my name for my door sill chrome...

Dipyourcar.com is a great site with everything you'll need. Great how to videos too.
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