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How To Remove The Graphic/Tampo From A Hot Wheels Car

How to remove the graphic from a Hot Wheels Car The graphics on a Hot Wheels car is often referred to as Tampo. These are the painted on racing stripes, numbers, etc that is found on many Hot Wheels castings. Tools and Supplies needed. – Q-tips – Paper towel/rag – Acetone (some fingernail polish removers […]

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Paint Stripping Tools And Supplies

tools and supplies for Removing paint and tampo from a hot wheels casting Paint Remover Biodegradable formula and order free. Mini Steel Brush Set 12pk This 12pk set has 6 stainless steel and 6 brass brushes. Scour Pads These scour pads are great for polishing bare metal before painting. Removing Paint from a hot wheels […]

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How To Paint A Hot Wheels

How to paint a hot wheels die cast car 1. Clean Using a paint removal chemical is the easiest way to remove the paint. A wire brush can be used to get the paint out of the small areas. Read More 2. Prime Wash the casting with soap and water to remove any chemical residue. […]

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Hot Wheels Disassembly

How to Disassemble a Hot Wheels Taking apart a Hot Wheels or similar 1/64 scale die cast toy is not hard but requires a drill and properly sized drill bits. Step 1 Use a 1/16″ drill bit to drill a pilot hole Read More Step 2 Use a 9/64″ drill bit to completely remove the […]

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Tools Overview

tools overview Disassembly To disassemble a hot wheels you must drill out the rivet Power Drill Hand Drill Rotary Tool Read More Paint Removal getting down to bare metal Traditional Paint Stripper Environmentally Friendly paint stripper Sandpaper Read More Paint Paint brush airbrush spray can Read More Assembly Description Tap and screw Glue Epoxy Read […]