New Product Question - Magnetic Body Armor?

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When you actually recieve the product, it turns out to be vinyl sticker.
No thanks. What's the point in protecting the paint if it is a sticker that covers it up? Lol!

These things work great for JK's, but I'm not sure Quadratec did much to look into this before they started selling it.
 

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It's not a vinyl sticker. Well it is but it is a reusable one. It can be removed, cleaned, and reused. It's a bit more effort that the old magnetic ones.

I personally haven't tried these yet. I'm hoping someone else will take one for the team first. haha
 

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I was looking at new products for the JL and stumbled across this. Magnetic body armor.

So I'm curious. How do you get the aluminum doors to be magnetic? Lol! Seriously? :LOL:

https://www.quadratec.com/p/mek-magnet/magnetic-body-armor-full-kit/met-magnet-the-patriot--5201

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On this site they actually tell you! this was their response to that exact question:
MEK's new Armor line for JLs, JTs, Trucks and Renegades has a custom formulated gel membrane applied to the Armor to stick to the vehicle aluminum and all.
 

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It's not a vinyl sticker. Well it is but it is a reusable one. It can be removed, cleaned, and reused. It's a bit more effort that the old magnetic ones.

I personally haven't tried these yet. I'm hoping someone else will take one for the team first. haha
Yea, it’s got a silicone-based layer akin to those reusable traceless tapes.

I use it on the nose-pads of my glasses to keep it in place.
 
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It's not a vinyl sticker. Well it is but it is a reusable one. It can be removed, cleaned, and reused. It's a bit more effort that the old magnetic ones.

I personally haven't tried these yet. I'm hoping someone else will take one for the team first. haha
I agree, we'll see when someone gives it a go. Maybe it will turn out to be great.
 

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