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Dry Dock / Shipyard: Builds & Questions => Pleasure boats, Sports, Race, Power and Leisure Boats: => Topic started by: w3bby on May 20, 2010, 09:00:36 AM

Title: Sassa's new clothes
Post by: w3bby on May 20, 2010, 09:00:36 AM
Not got round to running boats yet but had to get enthused some how. Cheered myself up by giving Sassa new clothes.
Title: Re: Sassa's new clothes
Post by: derekwarner on May 20, 2010, 10:36:09 AM
Goodness..... {-) .   I am not sure if I like the new clothes....but certainly an impressive paint job  :-)) ....would it look like an under water bird closing in on you?  O0 %% - Derek
Title: Re: Sassa's new clothes
Post by: w3bby on May 20, 2010, 10:42:32 AM
It's a vinyl wrap Derek, day job meets hobby........ ok2
Title: Re: Sassa's new clothes
Post by: derekwarner on May 20, 2010, 10:56:38 AM
OK Ian..... {-) it is certainly an impressive vinyl wrap  :-)) .......but please explain what a form fitting vinyl wrap is...........Derek  :D
Title: Re: Sassa's new clothes
Post by: gwa84 on May 20, 2010, 11:14:14 AM
sweet i want one  :-))
Title: Re: Sassa's new clothes
Post by: w3bby on May 20, 2010, 12:59:20 PM
.......but please explain what a form fitting vinyl wrap is.........

Essentially a picture or design printed on self adhesive vinyl and then laminated with a clear film. Mount the vinyl to the subject using stretching, shrinking and heat. All the stretched bits are then heated to a relatively high temperature to reset the vinyl's "memory".