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Old 12-11-2012, 10:18 AM   #2581
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^ thanks Kipp.

So basically you have to do everything faster and peel when it's still wet. Sounds tricky but I am sure with some practice it could look good.

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Old 12-11-2012, 10:25 AM   #2582
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exactly. same thing i plan on doing with mine, but mine wil be a dual layer. orange base with black detail on top.
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Old 12-12-2012, 01:32 AM   #2583
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Making edges is easy:
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Old 12-12-2012, 07:49 AM   #2584
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I was gunna do that with myn but to many beers made the line uneven. Lol
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Old 12-12-2012, 08:40 AM   #2585
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When you spray wheels, do you have to mask the tires, or will it peel off of them?
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Old 12-12-2012, 09:14 AM   #2586
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I used 3m green 1/2" painter tape to make the edge, and then used regular blue colored masking tape that was 2" wide and overlapped most of the green tape and did a second overlap of the blue tape which then covered almost half the tire, overspray is minimal with plasti-dip. I am a very neat painter so I didnt get any on my tires.



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Old 12-12-2012, 05:52 PM   #2587
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Finally received my purple dip, and now I don't know what to do with it. Ideas? /: I was thinking of a stripe or two, black with an adjacent purple stripe, kind of like this, but can't decide what to do.

And would a black line look good on the trunk area, like where the chrome is in this picture?

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Turn signals, which actually still work magnificently.


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Lug nuts, which I'm still iffy about. They look a lot better in person though.
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Hey have any of you done your tails in plasti dip either the black or the smoke I'm curious what it looks like.
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Hey have any of you done your tails in plasti dip either the black or the smoke I'm curious what it looks like.
Do not do that! The dip would have to be a few light coats for the light to shine through. If you do it, good luck ever trying to remove it, short of sanding it off
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