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Old 11-07-2008, 10:24 AM   #1
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Low tack black masking tape

Since my box is black and I'm heading to the track for the first time, I thought I'd try to find some low tack black masking tape for the headlamps and keep that stealth fighter look.

I've poked around the web a little and found some black gaffer's tape, but they advertise how well it adheres to carpet and such and I would rather find black painter's tape or something with a far lower tack to use so it will be more easily removed.

Anyone have a brand they like and can pass along where they bought it?

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Old 11-07-2008, 10:39 AM   #2
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Low tack black masking tape may be found at artist's supply stores.
I used to use it to tape foam-core board sections together for display purposes. It comes off readily leaving no residue.
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Old 11-08-2008, 03:41 PM   #3
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Look in photographers supply places as well as art stores. It's generally acid free for mounting prints and so forth.
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Old 11-22-2008, 09:53 PM   #4
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How about good old Black electrical tape.
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Old 11-24-2008, 01:03 PM   #5
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I can't recommend a brand of tape, but one thing we do is to first stick the tape to our clothes. The lint etc. the tape picks up reduces the its stickyness.

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