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Strange Dry shrinking problem


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Hi Guys,

I've started to come across this problem whenever I'm dry shrinking, I use a "H" anchor and get the top of the back glass perfect, I get most of the way down apart from the last 2 inches and I then start to crease it, but I cannot work out why.

I did it 3 times today on the trott and im confused why its happening...., its like I have air bubble that run horizontal and I cant seem to turn them vertical.

Any help would be great.

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What kinf of car? You could try putting a lower horrizontal anchor. Maybe getting to anxoius at the bottom and need to work slower?? Leave the film a little longer on all the sides it might help.

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its a citroen picasso mpv, will making the horizontal line lower help?

Yes it will help but how far down is your anchor.

I presume it is a Xsara Picasso? If so they really are very easy.

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Sorry being a bit dum, what do u mean about leaving the film longer on the side?, i was even thinking of using the pull and lift method as its driving me nuts

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yeah thats the one, a xsara picasso, my anchor is just under half way from what i can remember

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yeah thats the one, a xsara picasso, my anchor is just under half way from what i can remember

Shouldn't be a problem.

Are you using soap or talc?

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Neither, just got a dry screen with a wet anchor.........dont tell me i forgot to do something so obvious ! lol

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Neither, just got a dry screen with a wet anchor.........dont tell me i forgot to do something so obvious ! lol

Well there you go then

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While were on this topic, and im new to this method, mostly wet shrunk them how much difference does using soap make as not to use anything

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While were on this topic, and im new to this method, mostly wet shrunk them how much difference does using soap make as not to use anything

Soap makes the world of difference as it creates a lubricating barrier between the scratch coating and the glass so the film is able to glide over the glass rather than stick on to it which is what is probably happening with you.

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