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Old 09-02-2005
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im gunna do my tail lights and my 3rd brake..i cant wait.. :)
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What would you have to do to make them glossy? wet sand them? clear coat? I want to do my third brake light but, want it to be glossy.
maybe just add a clearcoat after the niteshade dries?
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maybe just add a clearcoat after the niteshade dries?
yes you have to add clear coat BUT you have to wet sand and maybe reclear with more sanding to get it right
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looks really good im thinkin bout doiin it to my truck..but again dunno if it will look good on a black truck?

YES!

i have a can at my house, just need to find the time to do it!
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i ordered a can...should be here next week
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Did you use clearcoat after the niteshades? I bet if you clear them, they would look glossier (is that a word?)...
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i cleared mine, about 3 coats, came out very nice.

and holy old topic batman!!!
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i cleared mine, about 3 coats, came out very nice.

and holy old topic batman!!!
holy old post batman

I cleared mine..but there kinda turning white.i dunno but i took some 900 grit sandpaper..wet sanded them and it came right off and theres still clear on em...
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they look nice man. i did four coats one real lite and three thick coats and mine are very black cherry. i think you forgot to gloss them over though. maybe you like the matte finish?
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nice post find haha.... yea i kinda wish i would have left the backup lights clear, cause i cant see ****! when i wanna reverse
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