David, I use Fine Line tape on my models making the same curves only at
1/2" to the foot! You should be able to make 3/4" tape go around the bends
at full scale.

Andy
C&C 40
Peregrine

On Tue, Sep 20, 2016 at 11:01 AM, David via CnC-List <cnc-list@cnc-list.com>
wrote:

> My biggest concern is flexibility at the aft end where the strips starts
> curving radically.   1/4" painters tape is flexible?
>
> Thanks in advance
>
> David F. Risch
> (401) 419-4650 (cell)
>
>
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> To: cnc-list@cnc-list.com
> Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:50:57 +0000
> Subject: Re: Stus-List Repainting Waterline Stripe...
> From: cnc-list@cnc-list.com
> CC: mike.h...@impgroup.com
>
>
> You can get painter masking tape as think as ¼ inch.  Use that for the
> contoured areas and then put something wider overlapping over that.  Has
> always worked for me when painting decks, etc …
>
>
>
> *From:* CnC-List [mailto:cnc-list-boun...@cnc-list.com] *On Behalf Of *Dave
> Godwin via CnC-List
> *Sent:* Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:45 AM
> *To:* cnc-list@cnc-list.com
> *Cc:* Dave Godwin
> *Subject:* Re: Stus-List Repainting Waterline Stripe...
>
>
>
> David,
>
>
>
> I’d spend the few extra bucks and get a good 3M tape. I just did some
> Awlcraft painting for gloss and non-skid on my hatches and I used the
> Awlgrip (and my painter) recommended 3M 218 Fine Line tape for masking the
> gloss vs. non-skid prior to spraying. I’ll be masking off the entire deck
> sometime this week or next and I find the 218 properties to be easy to use.
> Electrical tape is a bit stretchy and I’m not fond of the glue used.
>
>
>
> Don’t know what your setup with the boat in the yard is but a good way to
> mark the waterline and boot stripes is with a laser. Boat’s gotta be level
> fore-and-aft and side-to-side.
>
>
>
> Best,
>
> Dave Godwin
> 1982 C&C 37 - Ronin
> Reedville - Chesapeake Bay
>
> Ronin’s Overdue Refit <http://roninrebuild.blogspot.com/>
>
>
>
> On Sep 20, 2016, at 10:03 AM, Joel Aronson via CnC-List <
> cnc-list@cnc-list.com> wrote:
>
>
>
> David,
>
>
>
> I would check with the manufacturer to see what you can use over AwlGrip.
>
>
>
> On Tue, Sep 20, 2016 at 9:59 AM, David via CnC-List <cnc-list@cnc-list.com>
> wrote:
>
> Neil,
>
> You are the man...as my next question was how to follow the extreme
> curvature under the stern (waterline and curves widens radically to
> maintain visual width when hull tucks under).
>
> This is my solution.
>
> Thanks!
>
> David F. Risch
> (401) 419-4650 (cell)
>
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