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Old May 21st, 2007, 05:34 PM   #1
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Whats the best way to remove gum from a the sole of a slipper? without destroying the slipper of course.
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Old May 21st, 2007, 05:35 PM   #2
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Old May 21st, 2007, 05:42 PM   #3
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cant find my goo gone, but Goof Off is bad. Started to melt the rubber sole.
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Old May 21st, 2007, 06:06 PM   #4
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Or try freezing it..
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Old May 21st, 2007, 06:38 PM   #6
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Or try freezing it..

I tried the freezing approach. Waiting for the sole to resolidify after the Goof Off partial softened/melted it.
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Old May 21st, 2007, 06:45 PM   #7
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Old May 21st, 2007, 07:01 PM   #8
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Yep. Slippers are real cheap too.
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cant find my goo gone, but Goof Off is bad. Started to melt the rubber sole.
Goof off doesn't like rubbers or some plastics. My sound system controller had some duct tape on it and I put some goof off on a cotton ball and started to rub it off...well the plastic started to come with it now the bottom of the controller is all rough.
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dr scholls slippers are more :)
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Try rubbing alcohol...or take a putty knife and start prying.
Try hairspray, too.
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My grandma always used warm vinegar to get gum off of clothing & purses. It always worked.
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Do they match your pirate pajamas?
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Do they match your pirate pajamas?
yes they do actually.

CC, I need a pirate smiley :)
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Do they match your pirate pajamas with the footies?

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