How to Remove Liquid Electrical Tape

Save

Liquid electrical tape is a flexible coating that can be applied to any part that you want to protect from moisture, abrasion, the elements or even salt water. Once it's dry it does not become brittle and will not harden or come off, even in extreme weather conditions. However, if you do need to remove your liquid electrical tape, it is possible. There are no solvents designed to remove the dried coating, so you will have to cut it off.

Things You'll Need

  • Craft knife
  • Utility knife
  • Tweezers
  • Cut a slit down the center of the rubber coating, running the complete length of the tool that is coated. Be sure not to cut into your object.

  • Peel back the large parts of the coating.

  • Remove the coating from the small crevices of the part by using a craft knife to carefully dig into the small areas.

  • Carefully pluck the small bits of coating form the remaining crevices of the part, using a pair of tweezers.

Tips & Warnings

  • Liquid electrical tape contains very toxic chemicals. When applying this coating make sure that you follow all safety precautions and use it in a well-ventilated area.

References

Promoted By Zergnet

Comments

You May Also Like

  • How to Remove Scotch Tape Residue

    Scotch tape is like manna from heaven when you need to fasten one thing to another, but it can become sheer torture...

  • How to Remove Liquid Nails

    Liquid Nails manufactures a line of heavy-duty construction adhesives. The products can bind and seal a variety of surface types and materials...

  • How to Write on Grip Tape

    Grip tape is a sandpaper like material with an adhesive backing that can be applied to a skateboard, scooter or the pegs...

  • How to Remove Electrical Tape Adhesive

    Electrical tape is commonly used throughout the home. Whether you are securing cables to a floor or hiding them behind furniture, electrical...

  • How to Remove Electrical Tape Residue From Wire

    Removing electrical tape adhesive can be especially frustrating when you are rewiring an electrical outlet or socket because you simple can't scrape...

  • How Do I Thin Liquid Electrical Tape?

    Liquid electrical tape is a substance that can be applied to electrical connections to insulate them. It dries onto the wiring and...

Related Searches

Check It Out

22 DIY Ways to Update Your Home on a Small Budget

M
Is DIY in your DNA? Become part of our maker community.
Submit Your Work!