Go Back  RCU Forums > RC Airplanes > RC Scale Aircraft
Reload this Page >

1/64" Striping tape

RC Scale Aircraft Discuss rc scale aircraft here (for giant scale see category above)

1/64" Striping tape

Old 02-08-2002, 06:20 PM
Senior Member
Thread Starter
My Feedback: (1)
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Gray, TN
Posts: 376
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default 1/64" Striping tape

Does anyone have a source on the internet for 1/64" striping tape to do panel lines with? How much does it cost you and how many feet do you get?

Has anyone tried the striping tape for fingernails? Don't laugh, it was about the only thing I could find available in 1/64", costs $2 for about 650 feet of the tape. I might give it a try if no one else has a better source, although I will probably need help explaining to the wife why I am ordering stuff from a fingernail painting website.

Thanks for the help...
Old 02-09-2002, 01:00 AM
Senior Member
My Feedback: (1)
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Nederland, Tx.
Posts: 1,642
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
Default 1/64" Striping tape

Try an art supply store, or a blueprint/drafting supply store. The brand name you are looking for is "Chart-Pak". Personally I thought the 1/64" tape was far too narrow. I had much better luck with the 1/32" tape. Look for the glossy tape instead of the flat tape, it seems to hold up better when you are piling on the primer. I found a cheap imitation at a local art supply store, but it was junk, and I tossed it. Settle for Chart-Pak only, it's worth the extra cost.


Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service -

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.