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Old 06-28-2012, 02:18 PM   #2131
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Painted over the plasti dip with some fluorescent green spray.
That's pretty sweet looking. What brand of spray paint?
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Old 06-28-2012, 03:11 PM   #2132
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That's pretty sweet looking. What brand of spray paint?
How'd I know YOU'D like it?

Rustoleum. It's a pain when laying it down on the plasti dip. Left some air bubbles and what not, but it is what it is. 3 coats of plasti dip, 3 coats of the green, and 3 coats of clear. My plan was to do the whole section in the green, but when I tried it it failed horribly and then after cleaning it off, I thought STRIPES!
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Old 06-28-2012, 03:48 PM   #2133
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How'd I know YOU'D like it?
I'm not sure if I should be offended or flattered ;)
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Old 06-28-2012, 04:50 PM   #2134
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My first attempt

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Old 06-28-2012, 05:00 PM   #2135
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Looks awesome RED
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:05 PM   #2136
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Thanks sonic, now I have all the requirements for the sonic crew lol

Finally got my stripes haha
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Old 06-28-2012, 10:44 PM   #2137
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hmmm didnt think of doin stips like that gives me an idea for my next plastidip fun project lol
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Old 07-01-2012, 03:30 PM   #2138
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About to plasti dip the chrome on front grille. Would you guys recommend me taking it off and doing it or just leaving it on? I've seen people do it both ways on youtube.
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Old 07-01-2012, 03:37 PM   #2139
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I took mine off. If it's left on, you gotta mask everything off well. If you take it off, you can essentially not mask at all. Preference. I took mine off so I could get a real good deep cleaning on it prior to dipping it.
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looks good my stripes wouldn't work so I gave up
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