Here we go...
How much vinyl to cut? I used blue painters tape to wrap the piece (see pics below) and then cut the vinyl to at least twice the size of the pattern to account for the bends and stretches. Using too much vinyl is better than using too little.
Again through trial and error I learned to start at the end with the most complex curves and work backwards. While applying I used a heat gun and scissors to relieve the tension in the vinyl as I str
You can watch a helmet being wrapped. Same idea and useful for when you do the wheel pants.
Here we see the main problem encountered when wrapping. The vinyl sticks to itself and bunches up as shown to left.
Putting backing around the edges would help, but I was too lazy to try it here.
This is where I added tweezers to the list of tools.