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Bamalama 28th September 2012 02:25 PM

Removing the fake wood vinyl
 
Hello.

Does anyone have any particular expertise or advice on removing the fake wood vinyl on fake wood speakers?

Thanks

Bam

Einric 28th September 2012 10:03 PM

You could try a hot iron and a paint scraper.

tvrgeek 20th October 2012 09:31 AM

Heat gun, scraper, then you will need a solvent like GoofOff.

chrisb 20th October 2012 04:56 PM

What's the plan after the vinyl is removed? - depending on the refinishing, you might not need to remove the vinyl at all.

Cal Weldon 20th October 2012 08:56 PM

My thoughts too Chris. Sometimes sanding and using a spray shellac will prep the surface depending on what's coming next.

Jsixis 14th July 2013 10:21 PM

I use one of those vibrasonic tools, peels off the vinyl like butter.


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