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post #1 of 10 Old 05-07-2016, 04:10 PM Thread Starter
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Diy vinyl wrapping tank, 3m xpel ultimate vinyl

I vinyl wrapped my tank cause my pants were eating up the paint and clear coat.

it came out really nice actually.


here is a video!

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post #2 of 10 Old 05-07-2016, 04:38 PM
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Very nice!!!

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it came out really really nice.
video and pictures does not do it justice.

the install was also surprisingly easy

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here is a picture.. you can see it better here... ..

im excited about this. i may get a yard and custom cut it and put it on different places and on my other bikes
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That is sharp, I may have to consider doing that, was going to rhino line mine but that looks great...
Mine is the blue/silver, I hate it... lol

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again man, picutres does not do it justice . get a yard of that thing!. its worth it. its easy to apply to anything.

i wanted to do CAMO... but oh well. this is nice too! maybe ill do the panels in the future.
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watched your vid...you made it look easy.

I think i'll give it a shot.

Thanks for posting.
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watched your vid...you made it look easy.

I think i'll give it a shot.

Thanks for posting.
it was easy. i was also surprised how easy it is.

if you are unsure, dont vinyl complex areas like the top of the fuel tank.

just do the sides.

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Very nice! Great job!
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