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Old 05-21-2012, 09:09 AM   #101
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Yea. Kind of. But these are shaped differently.
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Old 05-21-2012, 09:15 AM   #102
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A lot of people actually using weather stripping for garage doors and some times it doesn't look half bad. It just depends on the contour of the lower bumper. With the way the focus is shaped, you'd really want something more purpose built.
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Old 05-21-2012, 09:33 AM   #103
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I'm all for innovative things like using something for what it wasn't intended for. I do wounder what effect air flow has on it? Is it ridged at highway speeds?
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Old 05-21-2012, 09:34 AM   #104
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You guys are some talented mother-well, you know. Great thread. Keep the posts coming. I need inspiration!
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Old 05-21-2012, 09:39 AM   #105
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I'm all for innovative things like using something for what it wasn't intended for. I do wounder what effect air flow has on it? Is it ridged at highway speeds?
That's a good point.... you don't want this "foam" flapping around like a $2 hooker when you get on the freeway.
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Old 05-21-2012, 10:03 AM   #106
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So far I've done...

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Still need to PlastiDip fog light bezels and buff out the clear on the tails. Work in progress. Little dirty and lots of bug matter, needs a wash, but waiting for paint to cure.






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Old 05-21-2012, 10:12 AM   #107
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As long as you're blacking everything out... you should do the reflectors in the rear valence.


How many coats of Plasti dip did you use and how man cans did it take to do your wheels?
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As long as you're blacking everything out... you should do the reflectors in the rear valence.
Yeah that's on the list too. Forgot to take them off as I was doing it. Ran outta time. Weekends need to be longer!
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Yeah that's on the list too. Forgot to take them off as I was doing it. Ran outta time. Weekends need to be longer!
I ninja edited my post on you.... How many coats on the wheels and how many cans did it take?
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How many coats of Plasti dip did you use and how man cans did it take to do your wheels?
4 cans for the whole car and I have just enough left to do the fog lights. I got 3 cans of the glossifier. Was thinking of going gloss black, but I'm digging the flat.
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