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Old 05-14-2013, 12:34 AM   #1
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Default What's the rough tape used on 1/8 fuel tank caps?

I've tried searching this site and google but no answers.

On the pictures of many 1/8 cars, I see a red tape that has a sandpaper like quality to it that 1/8 racers use on the flip cap of the fuel tank. Collari and Pietsch use it

Does anyone know what it is or how to make it?
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Sandpaper ....... cut to shape ..... shoegoo it ..... for grip when opening tank lid ..... if not one slip of the finger + 0.5 secs lost ..... loses world championship .... but for us mortals ..... no need to bother
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Old 05-14-2013, 03:20 PM   #3
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Or Grip Tape.

http://www.skatewarehouse.com/griptape.html
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^ This is what I always used...
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