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Old 11-28-2012, 10:15 AM   #581
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Got mine at Home Depot. 2 should do you mighty fine with regular rims as they have less surface area that steel with hub caps lol. i had to get a 3rd to touch up
yea the ones im wanting to do is just stock rims with hubcaps so i figure 3
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Old 11-28-2012, 12:57 PM   #582
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Awesome thread. I've got a few bookmarks from this for future projects. Thanks all who have contributed.
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Old 11-28-2012, 02:23 PM   #583
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yea the ones im wanting to do is just stock rims with hubcaps so i figure 3
I bought 2 cans from home depot, came out to $13.01. Leave the hubcaps off it looks after market like that. :)
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Old 11-28-2012, 02:28 PM   #584
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I bought 2 cans from home depot, came out to $13.01. Leave the hubcaps off it looks after market like that. :)

cool yea i planned on leaving them off as i have never liked the look of hubcaps unless it like the ones on my 79 lincoln. spokes lol
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Old 11-29-2012, 12:05 AM   #585
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im highly considering taking mine off and once summer rolls around either convincing my neighbor with a fofo she wants to trade wheels, or buy some blaze green dip on DYC and get some neon green all up on them steelies lol
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Ooo yeah Plastidip is an excellent base for other paint. I painted orange on top of mine and it help up very well.. A little too good actually.. I couldn't get it off lol. So make sure you make the dip very thick!
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Ooo yeah Plastidip is an excellent base for other paint. I painted orange on top of mine and it help up very well.. A little too good actually.. I couldn't get it off lol. So make sure you make the dip very thick!


how many layers of plasti dip did you use?
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Old 11-29-2012, 01:04 PM   #588
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Ooo yeah Plastidip is an excellent base for other paint. I painted orange on top of mine and it help up very well.. A little too good actually.. I couldn't get it off lol. So make sure you make the dip very thick!
yea , i did like that , it worked amazingly. but removal was a real pita . i ended up using a gel type remover to eat it off lol

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Well this is sort of a $30 improvement....2 sets of ceramic brake pads and 2 sets of cross drilled and slotted zinc plated rotors..that's 4 items for $89 or $22 each! : )

Off of Ebay from the seller brakemotive76, he includes S&H! (and no that's not me, i just thought it was a killer deal)

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Well this is sort of a $30 improvement....2 sets of ceramic brake pads and 2 sets of cross drilled and slotted zinc plated rotors..that's 4 items for $89 or $22 each! : )

Off of Ebay from the seller brakemotive76, he includes S&H! (and no that's not me, i just thought it was a killer deal)
Brakes look real good! Your next mod should be a set of $20.00 jackstands. Safety first!
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