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Old 06-12-2014, 07:33 PM   #28982
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Originally Posted by jgiacobbe View Post
Other issue with the paint is the PO did it with all the panels on the bike and didn't do the best at masking. Plenty of overspray on different parts.
Try fine steel wool on overspray (#0000) using soapy water as a lubricant. It could still scratch though.
Originally Posted by Greenflyfarmer View Post
Ok so this might be a dumb question on painting a bike. What about this wrap business. How do they wrap a car or whatever? Is that a viable alternative to painting? I have no idea of the durability or cost. I just thought about it the other day when I passed a wrap place going to the Midnight Brewery. Good place to check out if you like beer.
In order to do a wrap, the vehicle to be wrapped has to be a known pattern. Cargo vans and other typical commercial vehicles are common. I doubt any one has programmed a pattern for a VFR. [emoji3]

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