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Old 07-16-2013, 04:45 PM   #41
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good base of black, let dry, lay the liner over the black spray the grey through the liner and right after you spray the grey get the silver metalizer and dust the area then remove the liner befor everything dries. allow the grey to dry for about 10 min, then take the glosifier plastidip and spray it on like a clear coat and watch the Carbon fiber pop!
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Old 07-17-2013, 04:09 PM   #42
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I did my taillights around the chrome edge like that with black plastidip at one point before I got some dark chrome ones(= the dark chrome ones are definitely worth it though!
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Old 07-30-2013, 02:35 PM   #43
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I just don't understand why anyone would go out of their way to make their car look like a redneck primer paint job from the 80's. I think the Plastidip has its place, but this isn't really it.
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Old 08-03-2013, 03:28 AM   #44
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nice!!! mine is black not sure if i like it or not how hard was it?
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I think this looks pretty good. And thats good to know about not painting over plastidip. I had considered doing that because Ive noticed it just doesnt seem to hold up very well on the wheels. Did mine blaze blue and I notice it starts to fade quick. Although the last time I emptied a whole can on the two wheels that had faded bad and they seem to be doing alright. They sell plastidip clear was thinking of hitting them with a few more coats and using the clear. I would send the wheels off to get powdercoated but I need my car to drive so thats not a practical way to do it.
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Old 08-09-2013, 02:56 PM   #46
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Not my kinda look, but it's good! Nice job
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I went by pepboys earlier and they have every color and enhancer!!
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That is one nice neon green!..
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I think this looks pretty good. And thats good to know about not painting over plastidip. I had considered doing that because Ive noticed it just doesnt seem to hold up very well on the wheels. Did mine blaze blue and I notice it starts to fade quick. Although the last time I emptied a whole can on the two wheels that had faded bad and they seem to be doing alright. They sell plastidip clear was thinking of hitting them with a few more coats and using the clear. I would send the wheels off to get powdercoated but I need my car to drive so thats not a practical way to do it.
For the Blaze blue PlastiDip has had a problem with the Blaze color because the Flouresent Pigments fade. but it is a flouresent issue . Most Flouresent colors be it screen print ink or digital ink the pigment fades. Dip your car.com has come up with a new Green to counter the blaze/monster green. and the orange blaze but they are working on the the other colors. if they could come up with a UV stabilizer that would help the colors stay more vivid.

as for the wheels and the standing up. i have found if they are not 100% clean an free of dirt prior to spraying they tend to bubble and peel. but the BDP(Brake dust Pro) Works like a champ! i love that stuff too.


Crice8 I will have to go by and see what they got. I heard they changed it over to the "Race shop" pepboys. need to go check it out.
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I have been thinking about getting the Anthricite Grey and spraying my whole car one color and then dipping the wheels the Classic Gold and the Glossing the wheels. or mixing the white and pearlizer and doing the gold wheels.
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