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  1.    02 Feb 2016 #11
    Join Date : Feb 2014
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    Quote Originally Posted by nigelmercier View Post
    You say WD-40 is too harsh (which it isn't) and then suggest Acetone which will dissolve the plastic?
    Okay, the nail polish remover was a bad idea! My bad! Scratch that, I'll broaden my shoulders a bit!
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  2.    02 Feb 2016 #12
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 2,106
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win7 Home, Linux Mint

    I mostly use Ronsonol lighter fluid on a cloth, it evaporates well leaving no residue of its own. It soaks labels quicker than GooGone.
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  3.    02 Feb 2016 #13
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Penn's Woods
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    Windows 10 Home RTM + Insider

    Yeah, my hair smoked a bit on the acetone suggestion but thought I'd stew on it before commenting - @nigelmercier good on you.

    Often, in a "touchy" situation, I'll start with extra virgin olive oil. You may be surprised how effective it can be, especially on vegetable gum based and certain organic based adhesives.
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