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Old 10-05-2012, 05:48 PM   #2461
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Pulled all the hatch area panels and sprayed them with black dip. Did 3-4 heavy coats. Its on there good! Next up is the rear door panels. Going to take them off to do them. I can then also add some dynamat to the door skin while the panel is off. From there will just keep moving forward to finish the whole interior.
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Old 10-05-2012, 05:49 PM   #2462
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pics! i want to see dipped panels. i thought about it, but was iffy if it would hold up.
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Old 10-05-2012, 06:00 PM   #2463
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Well I tried the SEM black paint and it does not hold up very well at all. The only thing good about the SEM is if you paint it over the vinyl like on our doors it doesn't get tacky to the touch like Krylon and others do. But again it still scratches off easily from the vinyl or hard plastic. I did try some Krylon Fusion on my spare center console and that seems to be pretty damn tough. The fusion seems good on hard plastic but not on the vinyl door panels. That's why im trying the dip. Seems pretty durable if you put it on thick enough through multiple coats. I'll see how it holds up over time. Of course I try to be a little careful.

Side note, I dipped my rear hatch trim strip 3-4 months ago and it has held up perfect even through multiple trips through those heavy cloth car washes and my own scrubbing with a mitt.
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Old 10-05-2012, 06:07 PM   #2464
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It's not perfect. The hood is still in it's construction phase.
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Old 10-05-2012, 06:09 PM   #2465
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It's not perfect. The hood is still in it's construction phase.
that hood looks sick , kinda like a stang'
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How many coats and cans did it take you for the hood Daniel?
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It's not perfect. The hood is still in it's construction phase.
Functional?
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It used ti have the vent inserts from a stang. I fiberglassed them closed.
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Functional heat extractors custom by me.

And that's almost two cans
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...almost 2 cans. That's kinda thin then. But it is just a temp cover for you.

Will probably be using 2-3 cans per interior door panel. Of course I need to buy more dip.
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