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How do I get the tank logo (or casting) off my 1974 750 GT?

Customer Question

How do I get the tank logo (or casting) off my 1974 750 GT?
JA: Are you fixing your GT yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No, I want to prepare the tank for cleaning and a restoration paint job.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: thanks for asking that but I have to go at this real slow, so not ready to tackle anything else just now.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  kwiggins29059 replied 7 months ago.

Hello, two methods that work are

1. Heat with heat gun (hair dryer works too) and use a putty knife with rubber mallet

2. Heat gun and cut out wire like this

When replacing I suggest 3m double sided emblem tape