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Old 02-27-2013, 12:10 PM   #11
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they make a clear plastidip that is not glossy you can usually find at aco.
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they make a clear plastidip that is not glossy you can usually find at aco.
The non glossy clear plastidip makes the color of the paint it is covering turn into a matte or flat finish.

Also, to spray the front of the car with plastidip would cost $30 bucks max, not $100-$200
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Also, to spray the front of the car with plastidip would cost $30 bucks max, not $100-$200
Probably less than that, shouldn't even take a whole can.
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The non glossy clear plastidip makes the color of the paint it is covering turn into a matte or flat finish.

Also, to spray the front of the car with plastidip would cost $30 bucks max, not $100-$200
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Probably less than that, shouldn't even take a whole can.
yeah but if you ever want to peel it off in one nice piece, you need to build up the layers.
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Yes, you would want 3-4 layers for easy removal
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I was thinking $100-200 for the full car. That's what I've read it usually costs, at least. I've seen a full car ClearBra quoted at somewhere around $2000. I have no idea how long a full car worth of Plasti-Dip would actually last, but if it lasts long enough and protects the paint well enough, it might work?

Then again, $125 for a real ClearBra on the hood seems pretty cheap so that might be the better option to go with.
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I've been mulling over getting a magnet bra.

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^^^Looks pretty good to me!
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I've been mulling over getting a magnet bra.

SOLD! I am buying one. 50 bucks isn't bad and it actually protects it. The hood is the only spot I am worried. To bad I didn't see this earlier though.
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I was thinking $100-200 for the full car. That's what I've read it usually costs, at least. I've seen a full car ClearBra quoted at somewhere around $2000. I have no idea how long a full car worth of Plasti-Dip would actually last, but if it lasts long enough and protects the paint well enough, it might work?

Then again, $125 for a real ClearBra on the hood seems pretty cheap so that might be the better option to go with.
Why would you do the whole car if your just trying to protect your car from rock chips?
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