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Old 10-04-2012, 10:29 AM   #5601
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SAWEET...... How exactly do you apply it? Glue?
No!! lol it is like a decal man. You peel off the backing and apply(=
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Hey PSU, not sure if you know the answer or not but do they make a gloss black Di Noc that is NOT carbon fiber? If they do, could you put it say.... On the exterior door pillars on your car? I want the gloss black look that the pillar covers give you but I could do without the added thickness.

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There's really not that much thickness, man. I think if you wrapped them the "bumps" from the pillars would still show through. No one ever even notices they are there unless I point it out.

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Old 10-04-2012, 11:38 AM   #5603
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There's really not that much thickness, man. I think if you wrapped them the "bumps" from the pillars would still show through. No one ever even notices they are there unless I point it out.

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Don't really care so much about the texture showing through. The amount it sticks out doesn't really bother me but I don't like how the rear pillar isn't one piece and I also want to do the door handles and mirrors. While I am at it, I am going to get the heated mirror upgrade and throw them on.
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^really good point. It is going to have that "grainy" look even with the vinyl on it. However, the Di-noc is alot thicker and will hide the "grainy" look. I think (but don't hold me to it) that the Di-noc is a different series of vinyl wrap. I haven't really researched it much.

For application you just peel and stick. Use a heat gun to shrink it if needed and use a razor blade to trim any access.
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kinda figured that... Or something with a heat gun
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^really good point. It is going to have that "grainy" look even with the vinyl on it. However, the Di-noc is alot thicker and will hide the "grainy" look. I think (but don't hold me to it) that the Di-noc is a different series of vinyl wrap. I haven't really researched it much.

For application you just peel and stick. Use a heat gun to shrink it if needed and use a razor blade to trim any access.
I would use the Di noc but I don't want to carbon fiber the pillars. Gloss black would match my front end darkness much better (IMO). I will probably get some excess on it and use the heat gun regardless to ensure a nice snug fit. I plan on ordering a 12" x 60" chunk off amazon. Time will tell how it works!
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Don't really care so much about the texture showing through. The amount it sticks out doesn't really bother me but I don't like how the rear pillar isn't one piece and I also want to do the door handles and mirrors. While I am at it, I am going to get the heated mirror upgrade and throw them on.
I understand, the weird puzzle piece rear cover bothers me sometimes too, oh well.

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Are corners and bends pretty hard to cover (well) with this stuff?
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The 1080 series has a lot of stretch to it. You can heat it with a heat gun and stretch it around corners, etc.
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The 1080 series has a lot of stretch to it. You can heat it with a heat gun and stretch it around corners, etc.
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