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removing a sticker

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by funk_dat_jazz, Apr 25, 2006.


  1. funk_dat_jazz

    funk_dat_jazz

    Mar 10, 2006
    ive got it down to point where its just the white paper under the graphic and im wondering what i can use to wipe it off with out damaging the paint.

    cheers
     
  2. BillytheBassist

    BillytheBassist

    Aug 18, 2005
    Texas
    "goo b gone"
     
  3. aquateen

    aquateen

    Apr 14, 2005
    maryland
    some folks use naptha, too.
     
  4. fr0me0

    fr0me0

    Dec 7, 2004
    Winnipeg Canada
    I use methyl hydrate and a heat gun, It might ruin some fancy finishes though I don't know. I know it won't take paint off a car though.
     
  5. Baa

    Baa Happy hobbyplayer

    Jan 10, 2006
    stockholm, sweden
    If you want to bee safe, theres a boring but effective way.
    Just moisten the paper with water, and rub it hard with your finger.
    Won´t hurt the finish, but might hurt your skin a bit.
    Generally, paper stickers are a b**ch to remove.
    it´s because of the paper, not the adhesive.
     
  6. warm soapy water does the trick - and elbow grease :D
     
  7. Thunder Lizard

    Thunder Lizard

    Dec 7, 2005
    Lethbridge, AB
    Canadian Distributor, Basson Sound Equipment
    GooGone is great stuff, WD40 won't hurt the finish and does a great job, but it stinks, and you have to clean THAT off afterwards.
     
  8. Stadic

    Stadic

    Apr 17, 2006
    NJ
    This is why I don't put stickers on my bass. :D
     
  9. vyse933

    vyse933

    Mar 31, 2006
    Grand Haven, MI
    this is why i only put stickers on my cheapo, lol
     
  10. I only put stickers on my neoghbor's car...
     
  11. plexibass

    plexibass

    Jun 30, 2005
    i only put stickers on my neighbor
     
  12. fr0me0

    fr0me0

    Dec 7, 2004
    Winnipeg Canada
    i just carve my depiction of the sticker in with a rock
     
  13. SGT. Pepper

    SGT. Pepper Banned

    Nov 20, 2005
    Phila,Pa.
    Skin so soft from Avon.
     

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