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HH60gunner

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Ok reading another post I've come to the conclusion that I'll either use milk or stick-glue to add my labels. How thick of paper should I use? Just regular printer paper or thicker paper? Cardstock?
 

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I use regular paper and milk for mine. Leaves a slight residue on the bottles and can cause ink bleeding, but for the most part it's good enough!
 
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milk. normal printer paper. color laser is the best option (can it even be done with inkjet?)

this works so well... I was amazed. Actually, I thought the labels would come off easier than they do. Even after soaking overnight in oxyclean I have to scrape a bit.
 

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It's a yes with the inkjet. That's what I've been using. Color laser works best though.
 

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Standard printer paper and laser print. Inkjet will get the job done, but isn't ideal for milk as it'll make the ink run.

I'll stand by glue stick > milk. Glue sticks stay just as well as milk and are a ton easier to remove the labels (hold under hot water until it falls off.) Glue sticks won't make inkjet labels run, either.
 

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i used some avery labels not to sure how easy they will come off, but i was told after a soak in some star san or oxi they should come off relatively easy.
 
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