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Old 01-29-2012, 09:45 AM   #1011
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the start of my plati dip experiment.
Dip that car!
I have to say I like the start! And you will like the extra protection from rock chips. I have to redo some rock chips on the front, as I put a thin coat on mine the first time.
Noticed your from Indy, Mo. I spend a lot of time in and north of KCMO.
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Old 01-29-2012, 09:58 AM   #1012
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That's interesting, how did you do that?
I think like this...

Dip Prep by V4interceptor, on Flickr
I need some tape that stretches better to make curved lines.
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Old 01-29-2012, 01:21 PM   #1013
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Wow. Impressive! What's next?
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Old 01-29-2012, 01:32 PM   #1014
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I think like this...

Dip Prep by V4interceptor, on Flickr
I need some tape that stretches better to make curved lines.
um yeah I haz no patience for that lol I'd end up doing the whole car bahaha
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Old 01-29-2012, 02:58 PM   #1015
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payday im getting all the new products,glossy and the metallic silver and gold,plus red,blue and white
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Old 01-29-2012, 03:11 PM   #1016
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i really like this!
has anyone tried plastidipping the "focus" badge on the 08-12? i wanna do black rims, with red lips around it, and red badging to match the tails (smoking tails is basically illegal in my county).
what do y'all think?
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Old 01-29-2012, 07:48 PM   #1017
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Wow. Impressive! What's next?
Found some fine line plastic tape that stretches, its not cheap. I want to round out the sharp edges at the base of the scallops. Might paint some eyebrows on the top of windscreen. Just having fun with it and trying new things thanks to finding this thread.
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Old 01-29-2012, 07:52 PM   #1018
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i had a rusty lip on my hatch, i just stretched electrical tape to make it look rounded then sprayed some plasti-dip. U should experiment with a roll of it if ur looking for stretchy tape to do something like that
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Old 01-29-2012, 08:06 PM   #1019
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I should have thought of that, have ten rolls sitting here. I will be trying that first. Thanks
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Might paint some eyebrows on the top of windscreen. Just having fun with it and trying new things thanks to finding this thread.
Eyebrows? Like this ;p

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