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Old 09-20-2014, 02:50 PM   #11
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We used the command items in our 21. So far so good. They seem to hold better than the deals that have the grip thing. Those kept falling off. Charlie is correct about the 3M-45 tape. That stuff works great. Just be sure you are ready to commit to a spot, cause it is not coming back off!

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Actually you can slit the tape with a thin blade, then remove your widget. The remaining tape comes off if heated with a blow dryer or heat gun - the adhesive residue cleans up easily with acetone or nail polish and won't harm fiberglass (as in the shower.)
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Old 09-20-2014, 03:17 PM   #12
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Thanks Charlie! Good to know!

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Old 09-20-2014, 03:41 PM   #13
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Or, if you want to spend a little more, I use a 3M Eraser wheel. Since 3M 45 tape is normally used to mount body moldings, spoilers and other accessories, the wheel is designed to remove the foam tape/residue from larger areas on the clearcoat of a vehicle. It makes short work of removing it from fiberglass. Just mount it to a drill.

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We put the larger one in the bath below the sink early on this trip. After 18,000 +/- miles it has not come off the wall yet although some things have bounced out.

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We have a few 3m items mounted in our bath

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