[affil. Read entire label prior to use or storage. Net-Net: the odds of getting a plastic film to literally dissolve without lots of applied heat, are not in your favor. Any advice would be appreciated. - Buff out any remaining scratched with a SS pot scrubber, again working in the direction of the underlying polish. Works great but is very expensive. Not for sale in California. Removes it clean off. Not for sale in California. A combination of Goof Off [affil. link to info/product on Amazon] and then Scrubs Graffiti and paint remover [affil. "popup": { DW link to info/product on Amazon] [affil. This function: [affil. We have tried to remove this residue using MEK / methyl ethyl ketone, lacquer thinner link to info/product on Amazon] and Toluene products, and even gasoline and WD-40 * The majority (though not all) of the protective films manufactured in the USA, today, are comprised of a water-based acrylic adhesive coated onto LDPE (low density polyethylene) plastic. Let's hope that those other people's helpful suggestions will work .... but when you mentioned a slew of aromatic hydrocarbons, I was a-wondering if the protective sleeving was Polyethylene which had somehow 'heat bonded' itself to the sheeting ... in which case, Oh Dear ... maybe heat would have to be used. "background": "#237afc" Start at a corner of the blue, apply a bit of ammonia with a rag and then start peeling. Any ideas what might work? Gently scrape in direction of wood grain with a plastic stripping tool. I intend to grind this stuff off and mar this finish up then use the compound then buff it out with metal polish. Goof Off Concrete Cleaner and Oil Stain Remover cuts through the toughest concrete grease, oil, and dirt – satisfaction guaranteed. Though it is slight, brushed stainless steel does have a texture. Actually, I probably would have been pissed thinking about all of the work I could have avoided. Not for sale in California. Goof Off 2 The manufacturers of the door don't even know what to do, other than tell me that the guy should have removed the film on installation. The film is supposed to be removed. This is MAJOR double baked! ----Ed. Same problem but in my case, I'm a trucker with 6 stainless steel under-storage compartments. Strips multiple layers in 15 minutes. I'm a bit hesitant to use Professional Strength Graffiti Remover Model# FG673 View the Goof Off Collection $ 8 97 $ 8 97. [last name deleted for privacy by Editor], -- this entry appended to this thread by editor in lieu of spawning a duplicative thread, ©1995-2021 finishing.com, Inc., Pine Beach, NJ, How Google uses data when you visit this site. To the people asking about removing the protective plastic film stuck on stainless steel appliances, nail polish remover with acetone works perfect. the , . It took me 15 minutes to get all of it off, and I am pleased to say it really works. UNFORTUNATELY, A LOAF OF BREAD WAS ACCIDENTALLY LEFT ON THE TOP OF OUR STAINLESS STEEL CONVECTION TOASTER OVEN WHILE IT WAS BAKING AT ABOUT 400°F. This should remove almost all of the residue. "palette": { An ongoing discussion from 2003 through 2020 I worked on a very small area for over an hour and finished all of it including polishing the over in 15 minutes . What do we need to remove this residue? We have metal garage doors where the previous owner/builder failed to remove the plastic protective film and it has now sun-baked onto the surface. A. "button": { What sometimes appears to be adhesive residue is actually a stain in the steel. Goof Off 16 oz. Notes: So I tried it, but alas, it wasn't to be. Unfortunately I got busy and after a couple of months the sun got to the doors before I could. (50 points)The textarea shown to the left is named ta in a form named f1.It contains the top 10,000 passwords in order of frequency of use -- each followed by a comma (except the last one). © 2000-2020 Home Depot Product Authority, LLC. We left the protective coating on thinking we were protecting the roof from contractors who were working on it but didn't realize the work was going to take this long so we left it on too long and now it is almost impossible to remove. I was then left with the glue residue. Pour into a … I haven't tried any solvents except a quick dab with ammonia which did nothing. It takes a *long* time to do this. Bought a new/used stainless steel outdoor refrigerator. I had to pour the orange concentrate on the remaining blue plastic, spread it around, and wait for a few minutes. You can see it best when you look at the fridge from an angle. Thanks for the help. Can someone please let me know how they used the ammonia on their grill. Success! My greatest appreciation to Bill D for his tip about household ammonia dissolving plastic film on stainless steel. Then, using a paper towel soaked in the cleaner, my thumbnail would easily scrape the plastic off. 4) Use a paint stripper wash to loosen remaining residue and then mineral spirits to prepare surface for painting. Q. to see localavailability, Need Help? If you do, atomic iron from the mild steel will become embedded in the surface where it promptly rusts and discolors it. After trying everything from De-Solve-it to the blow dryer to remove it I Googled and ended up at your site. 1. Thanks to one and all. A. Q. Q. thanks. A. I just purchased a new stainless wall oven and put it in. Q. I guess I used the stove before taking the blue protective cove off the face of the door, so after a painful time removing it I find a glue cloud mark on the front but I can not seem to remove it with paint thinner or soup and water. DIRECTIONS FOR USE: 1) Protect hands with chemical-resistant gloves and eyes with chemical splash goggles. link to info/product on Amazon] (oil), or Zinsser Zinsser Cover Stain I'm at my wits end with this project, but will not give up. [affil. I live in the Dallas area and found a great 5 burner Vermont grill I really coveted. It works the first time by penetrating oil on contact. As a vendor of temporary surface protection films, I may be able provide some insights on this topic. Use Jasco® Premium Paint & Epoxy Remover for wood, metal, concrete and masonry. Good luck! Our company manufactures and installs sheet-metal systems for enclosing piping, wiring, etc. The manufacturer says to use soapy water and a sponge...tried that. These products will remove the residue where I can remove the plastic -- but for the most part I am stuck with the plastic not being able to be removed. Ammonia only cleans the surface, but the plastic is still there, and as tough as nails, it's just cleaner! If you need a product/service, please check these Directories: Jobshops Capital Equip. * LDPE plastic cannot be dissolved by most chemicals. Thanks I then used non-acetone nail polish to get the glue residue off. I hope it will work for you. link to info/product on Amazon] work in a situation where the plastic coating has baked on to a primed metal door over a 10 year period of time? link to info/product on Amazon] vanilya: efsaneleri, bitkisi, tarihi, etimolojisi ve hayatımızdaki olmazsa olmaz yeri vedat ozan ile ufkun 2 katı’nın yeni bölümünde günlük hayatımızda çokça kullandığımız "vanilya"yı inceliyoruz. You can get small container (32 Fl.Oz) from your local picture frame molding supplier. Thanks! Read this post, found some household ammonia, used it on the blue plastic on the doors to my new BBQ. All Rights Reserved. Here's what I have found to be the best way to remove this plastic coating from polished SS: Household ammonia removed the adhesive residue easily. The film is sometimes extremely difficult to remove, often leaving a heavy adhesive residue on the metal. t took the loose bits off but the majority remains firmly adhered to the painted metal surface. }); This film is removed at the job site after installation. There's a lot of residue to remove so I'm looking for something quick but not too stinky. link to info/product on Amazon] and then Scrubs Graffiti and paint remover [affil. If your liquid adhesive-remover arrived in a plastic bottle, chances are pretty good that that particular liquid isn't going to dissolve a plastic film ;-) Still have plastic on back side of the hood around small vent holes and don't plan on making myself nuts getting it off. Still nothing. The Blue Plastic Film was stuck to it like a price tag. Which would be the best option. I was able to peel some of the plastic off, however most has embedded itself where without using solvents it's a millimeter by fingernail process. Also tried vinegar, ammonia, and orange degreaser. window.addEventListener("load", function(){ ---- Ed. Thanks for all the suggestions, I suspect a lot depends on how long it's been stuck on. Kindly provide us a suitable solution at the earliest. If the surface has a texture that the adhesive can get into, consider it to be twice baked. what a crock. I soaked a washcloth with lemon ammonia and let it set on the door (set horizontal) for 15 minutes. Being summer residents, they reminded me to remove the protective plastic coating from the doors as they were not present at the site. No marks or stains on the metal at all. * - Main goods are marked with red color . abs acos acosh addcslashes addslashes aggregate aggregate_info aggregate_methods aggregate_methods_by_list aggregate_methods_by_regexp aggregate_properties aggregate_properties_by There has to be an answer with this. Catalog # 470. A A's AMD AMD's AOL AOL's AWS AWS's Aachen Aachen's Aaliyah Aaliyah's Aaron Aaron's Abbas Abbas's Abbasid Abbasid's Abbott Abbott's Abby Abby's Abdul Abdul's Abe Abe's Abel Abel's I bought a stainless-steel gas range, and have been unable to get the residue off with WD40, hair spray, etc. I've tried just about everything mentioned above. I also made direct inquiry to the 3M company and they suggested if the adhesive resists organic solvents like toluene, MEK, xylene, etc., as well as citrus-based products, the adhesive may be acrylic-based and it might be attacked with household ammonia. link to info/product on Amazon] made by Orange-sol. link to info/product on Amazon]. - Use a heat gun (mine is a B&D Heat and Strip) and a 1 1/2" putty knife, to heat the plastic coating and gently scrape it off the surface. situation. Thank you, Thank you, Thank YOU. link to info/product on Amazon]. English vocabulary word lists and various games, puzzles and quizzes to help you study them. Port Manteaux churns out silly new words when you feed it an idea or two. Looks like we've all be scratching our heads on how to remove the 'baked on' plastic film. We have a major problem in one of our project sites. For Pro’s and DIY’ers, Klean-Strip® is the leading brand of solvents, thinners, removers, and cleaners that are dependable for reliable results. The blue stuff just peeled right off. We are presently working with a stainless-steel material that comes from the metal suppler covered with a protective plastic film. Didn't work. new LazyLoad({ For stubborn areas, use an abrasive stripping pad dipped into CITRISTRIP. - Buff out the remaining residue with a paper towel soaked in Jasco. It is very tough and, if left exposed to sunlight, is almost impossible to remove without trashing the underlying surface. I am buying ammonia tomorrow. Products shown as available are normally stocked but inventory levels cannot be guaranteed, For screen reader problems with this website, please call 1-800-430-3376 or text 38698 (standard carrier rates apply to texts), Use CITRISTRIP Paint & Varnish Stripping and Removing. Surface should be completely clean and dry before refinishing. If that doesn't work, resign myself to picking, pulling, rubbing, scrubbing, cursing, and throwing stuff. OR ANOTHER PRODUCT? A toothbrush, toothpick or stripping brush will help remove old finish buried in recesses. The ammonia worked like a charm! Should I consider just painting over it? [affil. I too bought a house where the previous owner had installed an insulated white finished steel wood grained look of a garage door where the previous owner listened to installer and his suggestion to 'leave on the plastic film as it will just protect the doors finish'! I tried the ammonia, but did not see the plastic dissolve. I have tried acetone, vinegar, domestos, meths, turps, petrol (gasoline to North Americans), heat gun, detergent and diluted pool acid to no avail. My brother-in-law (who knows everything) stumped. note: If you're not weary yet, letter 30965 addresses pretty much the same topic :-). Please call us at: 1-800-HOME-DEPOT (1-800-466-3337), Please enter in your email address in the following format: you@domain.com. Thank you for the great time and money saving tip! Active ingredient is Heptane. Keep out of reach of children. Free delivery with $45 order. Thanks all. Goo Gone [affil. "text": "#237afc" elements_selector: "iframe" Recently discovered a citrus solution that works wonders: De-Solv-It Someone else here suggested a blow torch, but I have found that that can damage/distort the surface. A. "background": "#fff", link to info/product on Amazon] as a last resort as I'm afraid that I may wipe any protective coating which will induce rust. For Pro’s and DIY’ers, Klean-Strip® is the leading brand of solvents, thinners, removers, and cleaners that are dependable for reliable results. I have tried the orange stuff, nail polish remover, gasoline, cooking oil, heat gun (Started to damage the surface), wonderwheel (Automotive pinstripe remover, which just smeared the plastic) and finally ammonia. A. I use "Unseal adhesive releasing solvent". I set for an hour with an orangewood stick carefully pulling the film off piece by piece and worked for an hour doing this. For overnight stripping, after applying, cover application with plastic until ready to scrape. Keep out of reach of children. Then found this column. All information presented is for general reference and does not represent a professional opinion nor the policy of an author's employer. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Q. ft. lobby area. Hey Everyone, Use Klean-Strip® Premium Stripper to strip paint, epoxy and polyurethane from wood, metal and masonry. The white and black films (with the adhesive on the black side) commonly used to protect stainless steel are co-extruded LDPE films. I have even tried pressure washing at about 2500 psi 40 degree spread. Pour into a container and apply with a paint brush. Slow but effective. Buffing or other treatments may be required to get rid of the stain. Wow, I thought, is this what I have been missing! Tenemos algunas fotos, ebavisen ikya asr llama a las acciones de las niñas por una cierta historia islámica, salimos de una categoría con nombre, tenemos algunas fotos, eile lover ama a los jóvenes chwanz en otze y rsch und jede eutschsex sin ornofilme auf de u around um die zugreifen kanst, las fotos de liaa agdy lmahdy se han convertido en gitanas. THE COLOR OF THE BREAD WRAPPER ACTUALLY SEEMS TO BE EMBEDDED IN THE STAINLESS STEEL. Q. I recently (may 2009) purchased a name brand refrigerator that came with the standard, protective shipping film, that when removed, left an almost invisible residue. They had used it for a while without removing the protective file, and it was hopelessly stuck and leaving a gluey residue. Disclaimer: It's not possible to fully diagnose a finishing problem or the hazards of an operation via these pages. If that doesn't work well, try ammonia. A. How Google uses data when you visit this site. If that doesn't work, try Acetone } I need help in direction or products, solvents, heat gun, anything that may work. Q. I'm a mason contractor at the NJ shore that built an outdoor stone kitchen area. The grill looks brand new, has been appropriately installed and just this weekend broken in! I'm now left with this huge double garage door with a cracked, dirt filled plastic shell finish that seems to be bomb proof. 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