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Old 08-18-2011, 09:38 PM   #11
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I've applied the large (and expensive) reproduction decal sets for muscle cars (like the older Z 28's & Firebirds) and the manufacturer recommended Sunlight dish soap & luke warm water, in the shade or indoors. Float them into place (they are peel & stick) then squeegy out the bubbles & allow to dry (about 24 hours).
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Old 08-19-2011, 06:32 AM   #13
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Hi Guys

Hey it went really well last night - I used windex! - I first cleaned the area with Windex getting rid of any grease etc. Dried it good. With the decals I got I found the surface only needed to be barely wet with windex to allow me to relocate as needed. Then using a credit card I rubbed it down good and then was able to removed the top paper without drying time. I covered the entire model in about 2 hours.

Laying the decal down I would work from one side to the other pressing out bubbles as I went Overall was very pleased with the job I did.

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