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Old 15 September 2011, 17:47   #1
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Hello all, stupid question im painting my rib this weekend and need to mask off areas. I have bought b&q standard masking tape the thin paper stuff and I also have elec tape whats better to use?
And when should I remove the tape? When the paint is dry?
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Hello all, stupid question im painting my rib this weekend and need to mask off areas. I have bought b&q standard masking tape the thin paper stuff and I also have elec tape whats better to use?
And when should I remove the tape? When the paint is dry?

use 3m blue tape very good
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When ive painted before, I removed the tape when paint was dry and it ripped half the paint off with the tape! I will try the blue stuff. Cheers guys
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Tape off when it's wet. What paint are you using?
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