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dougnelson

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How to remove decals??
« on: January 29, 2014, 02:13:08 AM »
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I have a new brass passenger car that has poorly applied decals that I would like to remove.  Any ideas to remove them while preserving the paint?  The does not appear to be any overspray or seal coat over the decals.

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Re: How to remove decals??
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2014, 03:34:08 AM »
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Water and a Q-tip may work. If it doesn't some of the lighter decal solutions might work. Micro-Set for example. Scrubbing with Micro-Sol has a good chance of scrubbing the paint off.

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Re: How to remove decals??
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2014, 04:16:35 AM »
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I've had sucess with Solvaset.Apply it to the decal a couple times and let it set wet.Apply one more time then while decal is still wet scrub with Q-tip.Depending on the decal it may take several tries to suceed.
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Re: How to remove decals??
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2014, 04:39:25 AM »
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Try a piece of tape.  They aren't usually on there very snug.

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Re: How to remove decals??
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2014, 11:00:34 AM »
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Does Windex work?
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Re: How to remove decals??
« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2014, 11:22:27 AM »
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Best I've tried is Microscale Micro Sol.Other stuff attacks the decal,Micro Sol attacks the glue..