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Old 04-14-2012, 02:28 AM   #1581
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My question is, do you think they are too close together on the hood? The stripes are about 5.5 inches with about an inch between them. I was possibly thinking of redoing them a tad further apart and bit closer to the windshield washer things on the hood. Granted I think the stripe looks really cool on the curved part of the hood by the ford emblem.
They do look cool over the emblem, but they are too close, maybe increase that gap by another 1.5"
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Old 04-14-2012, 07:57 AM   #1582
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I think they look good there. although it's hard to say if it would look better a cdifferent way without seeing it. if you do redo it just tape off around both areas and do both stripes together. no need to do them one at a time. look on youtube at "dipyourcarcom" and they have helpful vids on there. just in case you haven't seen them already.
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Old 04-14-2012, 09:48 AM   #1583
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^^^ I watched many videos, but my worry about doing two at once is that the plasti dip would dry and I wouldn't have enough time to get all the tape off intime to ensure clean straght edges. My edges came out perfect doing it like this, I just created other blemishes.
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Old 04-14-2012, 09:51 AM   #1584
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Someone else needs to rock the Red plastidip too!!



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here is a fast chop to give you an idea

still barley over the ford emblem, but farther apart
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Old 04-14-2012, 10:56 AM   #1586
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^^^ Thanks for that. Opinions welcome!
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Old 04-14-2012, 11:08 AM   #1587
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Wow! How cool is that :D love it good job!
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would not look good on my car but I have some red Plastidip just not sure what I am using it for just got excited and bought it lol
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Old 04-14-2012, 11:45 AM   #1589
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here is a fast chop to give you an idea

still barley over the ford emblem, but farther apart
I think its to far apart maybe a bit closer together. or you could add two small stripes to the outside of them...one on each side one in the middle would even it out but that's just the designer in me talking so you can ignore me lol
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Old 04-14-2012, 11:51 AM   #1590
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im not a big fan of full stripes down the middle of a car, just my 2 cents.
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