Wrapping PMF....

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Wrapping PMF....

Postby MJWBuffalo » Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:09 am

So I decided on PMF after reading literally hundreds of pages here. I am satisfied that the process of painting "the mix" on the plywood, TBII, high quality canvas combined with lots of coats of good exterior paint and sanding can leave a lightweight, tough, waterproof surface that is also pretty smooth. I like that is gets me the desired result while going easy on the budget and being incredibly DIY friendly.

Here's the parts I haven't seen answered.... how much do I wrap? Like I understand that I overlap the corners and then wrap the roof down over the walls. But do I have also wrap inside the door and window openings? Can I wrap the whole thing in vinyl afterwards? Will it stick?

I am using my DIY Standie as a food trailer and will need some flashy graphics or at least a snazzy paint job that will help me stand out from the crowd

Thanks

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Re: Wrapping PMF....

Postby Pmullen503 » Fri Jan 31, 2020 1:23 pm

Vinyl wrap works best on a smooth surface. It might stick to PMF finished with glossy paint but you should test to see if it looks the way you want.
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Re: Wrapping PMF....

Postby rjgimp » Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:20 am

Yep. When in doubt, test it out! :D
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