Fun with PlastiDip! - Page 35 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum > Ford Focus Discussions > Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom

Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom Post pictures and information of your Focus being built or your car images here. We want to see your Focus! More Images: Visit Our Online Ford Focus Gallery

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-02-2011, 08:28 PM   #341
doporto3
Focus Rookie
 
doporto3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89844
Location: El Paso, TX
What I Drive: 2010 White SE Sedan

Posts: 23
FF Reputation: 1 doporto3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by aheroicrevolt View Post
wait you can get plastidip smooth? i have it on the hood and it feels like sandpaper...hmmm
This.! I did my chrome grill and it looks great but mine came out feeling more like sandpaper and not like how i imagined it would feel. Shouldn't it feel somehwhat like vinyl??
doporto3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-02-2011, 08:37 PM   #342
2011 SE
Focus Addict
 
2011 SE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Fan#: 80951
Location: Haverhill, MA
What I Drive: 2011 SE

Posts: 1,174
FF Reputation: 8 2011 SE Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Getting updates about this topic in my email inbox makes me want to spray more things on my car! STOP IT >:(
__________________
2011 SE Manual - black exterior/interior
Eagle Eyes halo projectors using 55w 5000K DDMtuning HIDs
LED Conversion (license plate, map/dome lights), and LED Taillights
Autobots decal over Ford emblems
Flat black TFB Designs hood stripes
2011 SE is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2011, 09:00 PM   #343
lyonsroar
Guest
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Fan#: 63166
Location: Midwest, NE
What I Drive: 2009 Volkswagen GTI

Posts: 8,043
FF Reputation: 31 lyonsroar Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by doporto3 View Post
This.! I did my chrome grill and it looks great but mine came out feeling more like sandpaper and not like how i imagined it would feel. Shouldn't it feel somehwhat like vinyl??
Spray it on thick. As think as I've sprayed it, I've never gotten a run...mine's smooth as a...well...[bootyshak
lyonsroar is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2011, 09:12 PM   #344
VonKrause
Unicorn Owner
 
VonKrause's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Fan#: 72283
Location: Houston, TX
What I Drive: 2009 Ice Blue 5 speed 4 door FoFo

Posts: 2,757
Points 36,103, Level 100
Points: 36,103, Level: 100 Points: 36,103, Level: 100 Points: 36,103, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 7 VonKrause Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
Love all the action in here, great looking projects, love the Fusion paint job. Awesome job man.


Quote:
Originally Posted by 2011 SE View Post
Getting updates about this topic in my email inbox makes me want to spray more things on my car! STOP IT >:(
Sorry, it's just so much fun and no long term ill effects. (That I know of )
__________________
Get your trunk or hatch LED conversion kits here http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?p=4542652#post4542652
"2nd Gen problems"
I've spent too long looking into the abyss. It's starting to look back.
SR #233
VonKrause is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2011, 09:33 PM   #345
doporto3
Focus Rookie
 
doporto3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89844
Location: El Paso, TX
What I Drive: 2010 White SE Sedan

Posts: 23
FF Reputation: 1 doporto3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by lyonsroar View Post
Spray it on thick. As think as I've sprayed it, I've never gotten a run...mine's smooth as a...well...[bootyshak
lol so spray it on thick with less coats?? i did about 5 or 6 light to medium-light coats and its not that smooth.
doporto3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2011, 09:42 PM   #346
AvieF
HN Sammich Maker
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Fan#: 83452
Location: Omaha, NE transplanted from Midland, TX
What I Drive: '05 RED ZX5 SES/'06 Black Jetta GLI

Posts: 14,399
FF Reputation: 12 AvieF Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
hold on I'mma go feel mine again.....
AvieF is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2011, 09:49 PM   #347
lyonsroar
Guest
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Fan#: 63166
Location: Midwest, NE
What I Drive: 2009 Volkswagen GTI

Posts: 8,043
FF Reputation: 31 lyonsroar Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by doporto3 View Post
lol so spray it on thick with less coats?? i did about 5 or 6 light to medium-light coats and its not that smooth.
I sprayed until it looked smooth and wet. No orange peel.
The thicker the better...giggity? [bootyshak
lyonsroar is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2011, 09:51 PM   #348
AvieF
HN Sammich Maker
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Fan#: 83452
Location: Omaha, NE transplanted from Midland, TX
What I Drive: '05 RED ZX5 SES/'06 Black Jetta GLI

Posts: 14,399
FF Reputation: 12 AvieF Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
lol
AvieF is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2011, 09:55 PM   #349
doporto3
Focus Rookie
 
doporto3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89844
Location: El Paso, TX
What I Drive: 2010 White SE Sedan

Posts: 23
FF Reputation: 1 doporto3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by lyonsroar View Post
I sprayed until it looked smooth and wet. No orange peel.
The thicker the better...giggity? [bootyshak
Oh alright. Well i dont really have problems with it right now. It's black, and black > chrome lol so it'll do. Once its time to peel and redo then ill take your advice. Thanks
doporto3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-03-2011, 04:33 PM   #350
tjboston5676
Focus Addict
 
tjboston5676's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Fan#: 71200
Location: Borger, TX
What I Drive: 2004 Sonic Blue ZX5 SVT

Posts: 717
Points 2,137, Level 27
Points: 2,137, Level: 27 Points: 2,137, Level: 27 Points: 2,137, Level: 27
Level Up 92% Completed
Level up: 92% Level up: 92% Level up: 92%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 3 tjboston5676 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
got one side done!!!

__________________
HATCH NATION #56

2004 Sonic Blue SVT!!! 2.5" orp and flex and trubendz catback, toms tune, steeda sts, custom intake, good ol motocraft copper plugs!
tjboston5676 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:16 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Cadillac ATS-V, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.