Tired of waiting for answers or digging through tons of conflicting YouTube tutorials and more? Based on some of the most frequently asked questions we receive, Raleigh Restorations E-Book Series covers the following topics in depth:
3 different methods to strip midsoles
identifying midsoles for best method
clearing/cleaning/repainting around Air units
Painting (process) to avoid cracking and peeling!
2 tone and more complex midsoles (multi colored)
Fixing damaged midsoles and smoothing tips/tricks
How to prep
Cover all products needed and used
All processes (tips and tricks)
Best finishers and protectants
Foamposites, cleats, basketball sneakers, and more!
Testing for durability (non-cracking/peeling)!
The RIGHT way to prep Leather
Painting leather (extra tips and tricks)
Stencil work in general, and on leather!
Making your customs stand out! (details tips/tricks)
Bonus info and tutorials!
Rubber and Plastic
Suede, Nubuck, Durabuck and more
Dyeing boost/foam midsoles
Mesh, Primeknit, Cotton, Sockliners and more soft materials
Bonus tip (changing black suede/nubuck to another color)!
How to keep soft fabrics ACTUALLY SOFT and durable!
Whether you're still learning and want a step-by-step guide, or you're a seasoned restorer/custom artist who could use a reference from time to time, these books are sure to take your work to the next level!