stick the exposed edge to the build plate, and fold the backing under
Pull on the backing to the tape, and allow the tape to transfer smoothly onto the build plate. Easier done two handed rather than while holding a camera
Finished aplication. Smooth out all bubbles and admire the beautiful surface
Remove excess from front and back of plate to allow build plate to fit back into the makerbot. Cut in the grooves of the build plate with an exacto knife or fine flat blade screwdriver. that's what they are there for DO NOT CUT THE BUILD SURFACE!