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Saving time and money with masking films

What is Masking Film? Masking film is designed for jobs where masking tape and paper will not work, for this job you need something which can cover a larger area. Films are useful when you want to paint or spray paint a large surface without having any unwanted overspray. It’s…

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A step-by-step guide to painting your boat

A new lick of paint can really make your boat stand out, bringing it a new lease of life and enhancing the value of your investment. It can be expensive, and sometimes a little complicated, but the end result will really be worth it. Today the team at JTAPE have…

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How to paint a car using Fine Line Masking Tape

When you wish to transform a car with a two-tone or multi-coloured finish, the JTape range of fine line masking tapes is an essential part of the painter’s armoury. It’s all about the edge. That’s why choosing the right fine line masking tape and using it correctly is…

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How to Pinstripe a car the easy way

Subtle isn’t a word that’s often associated with the art of customising cars, but pinstriping is different. Pinstriping a car can be a beautiful, elegant and, yes, understated way to add decorative flourishes that enhance the curves and contours of the bodywork. History and mystery The history of…

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