Yesturday I cut the 3" wide white reflective 3M DOT-C2 tape in half, I made a jig that I pulled the tape throu and held a matt knife in the middle, worked perfactly.
Came home and found the red 10" wide tape at the post office, now we are all set for making a mess with it all.
Over time the weather tear/wear/degrades differently on the red areas on Alexandra II, I have now decided to renew it.
Originally the two stripes upper and lower) are red top coat and are therefor a part of the construction of the boat, but when they extended the hull, her the aft parts are painted red color. Now they start to differ in apperance.
I will do like this.
At the moment the white reflective tape is 3" but I will have it cut into two parts, one 2" resp. one 1" part.
JAC Serisign pdf
I have also considered to paint all red areas, but I decided not to go that road, for two reasons:
This is how my previous boat looked like whith new stripe scheme