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Old 08-23-2013, 10:17 PM   #2771
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So i wondering is it really simple to do? can i use these on each rim?

http://www.homedepot.com/p/Performix...0#.UhZPPD9YSCg


Also will it just peel away if i want to remove it and dont like the way it looks? I dont want to hurt any of the pant on my rims or anything in case i want to go back to stock. These are the rims i have on my car, but i have a black focus would dip them black to see how they look.

http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/y...psece09246.jpg
Have you even read the rest of this thread?????
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Old 08-23-2013, 10:28 PM   #2772
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Any recs for my black sel sedan what color Rims would go nice? I have dark tinted windows too. 17 inch wheels.
White, Gold (I know it might sound odd, but it seems to be the best color combo that I've seen), maybe anthracite/grayish, but I wouldn't do the blaze colors, they tend to look bad, I can say that I've seen the orange and pink in person, and they both look like really off colors. Orange has too much red in it, and the pink seems to fade in a month's time, blaze colors just won't work very well.
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Old 08-25-2013, 05:09 PM   #2773
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My experience with plastidip

So after surfing on this forum and seeing all the cool stuff you guys were doing with plastidip I figured I would give my rims a go.

I stopped by homedepot and found black plasti-dip for $5.98 a can, I also saw the 'glossifier' for $7.98 and picked up a couple of those, more to come on those later.

So far I am fairly content with the results, it looks great but matte textured, the 'glossifier' even after 2 coats seems to do nothing for the overall look.

Halfway into my second coat on my second rim and with almost a whole can of this stuff gone, the spraying got sloppy coming out of the can as the can got emptier so I had to wipe everything down and start FROM SCRATCH.

I will post pictures of my results tonight.
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Old 08-25-2013, 07:00 PM   #2774
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I hate to hear you're having trouble with it.
I've never used the glossifier.
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Old 08-25-2013, 07:02 PM   #2775
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Any recs for my black sel sedan what color Rims would go nice? I have dark tinted windows too. 17 inch wheels.
Black.
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Old 08-25-2013, 10:12 PM   #2776
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Lol read my post on the last page guys...
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Old 08-25-2013, 10:16 PM   #2777
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I had issues with glossifier after two coats, too. It hardly does anything. Next time I'll try more wet coats. (two cans is supposedly very glossy, so 4-5 coats should give me close enough to half a can/wheel, and a nice shiny finish)
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My sons Ranger. Plans were just the lip masked off, but the S in Elbrus ran into the lip we were masking, so we left that spoke silver, needless to say he loves it, which is all that matters! (He is 16, truck was bought and paid for by him!)


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My sons Ranger. Plans were just the lip masked off, but the S in Elbrus ran into the lip we were masking, so we left that spoke silver, needless to say he loves it, which is all that matters! (He is 16, truck was bought and paid for by him!)


I like that looks really cool.
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Old 08-26-2013, 07:21 PM   #2780
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Sweet!
I really like those wheels. Similar to my AR's on my Ranger.
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