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Old 09-08-2005
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Colormatched my grill

I've been pondering for a while and i just went ahead and did it....these are night shots and the paint is still drying as we speak....

I put about 3 coats of primer on

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6 coats (2.5 bottles) of Duplicolor Cardinal Red (DSFM306) and 3 clearcoats
of Duplicolor Clear Top Coat

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I'll be able to see better in the morning what it looks like but it looks pimp as of now but the paint isn't dry either...
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Tommy (Treff) did his... looked good...

yours to...
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looks good
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really nice idea.

Your going to have to let me no how it holds up with the stones and everything.

Like the headlights to.
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looks good..

now you need to paint the clears..and get that emblem color matched
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yeah paint the clears. Then it will be pimp.
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looks awesome but how do you paint stuf like that? did you do it outside? lol im just curious becuase you said it was still drying yet you have it in the truck...im not a good painter...
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lookin good.
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looks awesome but how do you paint stuf like that? did you do it outside? lol im just curious becuase you said it was still drying yet you have it in the truck...im not a good painter...

i painted it outside on the other side of my apartment so i wouldn't get any of the cars with the spray...it's pretty windy here now for some odd reason

i put it back on the truck like 5 minutes after i put the last clear coat on so it was a little wet/dry when i put all the stuff back on...

It pretty much evens itself out you don't have to be that good just small even sprays about 5 mins apart. i did 6 coats and didn't realize it but it took that much to get it red enough to match
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Me likey!
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looks good!
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LoL I think Justin likes Red...hehehe It looks good, though, J - I'm VERY impressed!!
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Tommy did the same , but his has about as many chips as a bag of lays.

Looks good.
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My friend used the same paint when he change the interior on his 5.0 to black stuff looks really nice with the black he only had to spray 2 coats on everything. Looks really good man i like it alot.
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LoL I think Justin likes Red...hehehe It looks good, though, J - I'm VERY impressed!!

Haha...thanks J! I'll put some black on it when i get the money to do so...I want a "Harley" like yours :)
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Looks good man, like those headlights too. If you can do the clears I say go for them as well and it'll look kickass.
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nice truck, the grill looks good
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That looks tight man like the headlights too!
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lets see some day time pics!
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Day shot...i painted my clears too but i did that after this shot

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your truck kicks ***. I absolutely love it!! Wanna trade?? hahaha
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Looks awesome man....Let's see a shot with your painted clears....
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looks really good i like the red...
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Looks great Justin!
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Looks awesome man....Let's see a shot with your painted clears....

I meant i painted the white part not the inside...haha

i like those the way they are
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