||Have this insert installed by an avionics shop if you
do not have all the proper tools, are not a qualified technician or
are not sure you are capable of doing this job.
If your faceplate needs painting, remove it from the radio. Otherwise, go to #9.
|| Tape the back from any paint over spray. Do not tape the inside lip area as this has to be painted.
|| Fill any dents with a plastic auto body filler or similar material.
|| Lightly sand with a fine grit sandpaper for good paint adhesion.
|| Paint the faceplate with a quality paint such as Krylon's® 1613
Semi Flat Black paint. If you want a silver border around the outer rim use a Testors'®
silver paint stick. They are found in most hobby stores.
|| Remove the protective tape.
|| Remove the old decal. This will let the light for the text to show through the new insert.
|| Remove the double face tape backing from the new insert.
||Place the new inserts onto faceplate. Reinstall faceplate and knobs onto the radio.
||Tell all your aircraft buddies about Aircraft Engravers and place the enclosed sticker on the metal case for future