Celluloid wrap installation info please

squidart

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I ordered a sheet from China to wrap a MIJ floor tom. Mostly a fun project but I would still like it to look nice. I know it's prone to shrinkage and UV/heat warping.
- Is tape an absolute no no?
- Would spray adhesive do the job ok? Scotch Super 77 or similar.

Or should I just go with a high quality contact cement?

I appreciate your input.
 

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Use 3M 30NF contact cement. That is what Precision recommends...with good reason.

I wrapped these drums in that same sort of wrap from China. I used the 3M glue. So far no issues.

 

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Use 3M 30NF contact cement. That is what Precision recommends...with good reason.

I wrapped these drums in that same sort of wrap from China. I used the 3M glue. So far no issues.

Many thanks! That kit turned out absolutely stunning. I read your other post about the acetone final seam adhesion so I'll give that a go as well. Of course I was looking for the lazy man's way out but I'm gonna suck it up, do it right, and gain some experience if I ever want to tackle some nicer shells.
 


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