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Old 02-19-2012
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Project VHT Night shade

Today I'm going to VHT night shade my tail lights and and front turn signals. Going to start wet sanding here in the next few minutes. I will post pictures of the final product later tonight or tomorrow of them on the truck, depending on wether or not I get them done before its dark out. Here is some pics of them all taped up.
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Looks good. Just make sure you spray lite coats of they with turn out like ****. And I hope you cleaned them with an acetone or something of that nature.
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and just my preference but clear coat em after youre done or else itll be dull finish and looks tacky and trashy.

light coats and give it time
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Or bake them after your done and they'll be glossy too
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Clear coat is a must and I'm interested to see the corners.
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Old 02-21-2012
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Project VHT Night Shade Complete. Here are some pics as promised.



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Looks good. Glad you taped off the tails. It always looks retarded when people paint the whole thing.
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Looks good. Glad you taped off the tails. It always looks retarded when people paint the whole thing.
Ya I hate it when the whole light is painted. I taped them for safety reasons as well. I will get some close up shots of the lights later.
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Damn that looks pretty good dude
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is that full rear pic with brakes pressed or running lights? either way you did good. thumbs up on this night shade project
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Got pictures from the front with the lights off?
I'm more of a fan of just running clear lamps, but if the shade is done right, it can look really sweet.
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Yeah closer pics from the front.
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is that full rear pic with brakes pressed or running lights? either way you did good. thumbs up on this night shade project
Brakes aren't pressed. The running lights are just on.
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Got pictures from the front with the lights off?
I'm more of a fan of just running clear lamps, but if the shade is done right, it can look really sweet.
Ill get some close ups tomorrow.
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They look awesome when they're on. I just don't like the all black look.
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They look good. I think some clear coat would really make them nice!
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yeah look good man, blacky is tacky
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Old 02-29-2012
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I had clear coat on them. I ended up wet sanding them with some 2000 grit sand paper and polished them off with some wax. They no longer have that dull look anymore.
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Lookin good!
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