Removing duct tape residue.

From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
Date: Thu May 15 17:37:01 2003

On Thu, 15 May 2003, Joe wrote:

> >Has anyone tried removing Sharpie from a chassis with textured paint? I
> >have a couple of items that were marked up with a Sharpie, and short of
> >paint thinner (which seems to dilute and bury the ink in the paint while
> >damaging the texture), I've found nothing that seems to work.
> I've used alcohol on that stuff and it seems to remove some but not all
> of it. I've never found anything that would remove it completely.

Try using a stiff plastic bristle brush with the alcohol. It'll get
deeper into the texture and remove more.

Sellam Ismail                                        Vintage Computer Festival
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