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Removing Hvac tape

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Trying to remove this for a case mod I'm doing for a friend, but before any of that goes underway I need a fast way to remove this tape, which I think is HVAC tape? Its very thin, very adhesive and just isn't coming off, I don't care about the paint under it or small scratches (going to sand,primer and paint)

Looks like so:
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post #2 of 16
goof off?
post #3 of 16
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That will work for the remaining adhesive, but I'm trying to actually get the damn tape off, peeling it is a B$@#^
post #4 of 16
I think your going to have to scrape it off. Although if it is really dry it should just peel offf.
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post #5 of 16
Peel off what you can and goo gone the rest. It might take a while but it will get it off and not damage the paint.
    
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post #6 of 16
give the whole case an acid bath? (IF its metal)
EDIT: why not sand blast it off?
post #7 of 16
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Originally Posted by Deegan;12502109 
Peel off what you can and goo gone the rest. It might take a while but it will get it off and not damage the paint.

Don't care about the paint, going to be repainting anyways. Think some sand paper will do the trick?


Its plastic so I can't acid bathe it, and peeling it is very time consuming
post #8 of 16
Try heating it up with a hairdryer
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post #9 of 16
It would take forever as well to sand it. Maybe a dremel and a sanding disk? Not to be a jerk but the way it's being described it seems like it will be time consuming any way you handle it. Some pics might help if you can provide them.
    
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