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Old 09-28-2012, 11:33 AM   #331
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Old 09-28-2012, 11:33 AM   #332
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and another one for giggles.
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Old 09-28-2012, 11:35 AM   #333
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here is the hood as of 2 days ago.



currently filled with bondo.. so a little more sanding then time for some color.
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Old 09-28-2012, 11:38 AM   #334
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wheels are sick. and the hood is coming together very nicely.
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Old 09-28-2012, 11:44 AM   #335
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thanks and thanks.
going to temp paint it black with plastidip (bring on the hate) til i can either afford a pro paint job, or a better vinyl wrap job.
leaning towards vinyl
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:48 PM   #336
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Nothing wrong with plasti dip as a temp measure. Definitely want the hood to be super smooth so the dip will come off easily. Still haven't gotten it all off my roof even using adhesive remover.
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:50 PM   #337
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Nothing wrong with plasti dip as a temp measure. Definitely want the hood to be super smooth so the dip will come off easily. Still haven't gotten it all off my roof even using adhesive remover.
bug and tar remover and you are golden... from what i have heard.

how many cans of dip for the hood?
i have like one and a quarter. might grab two more, just in case.
left overs i can use when planning my rota paint job. hmm....
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If you want the dip to be thick so it comes up easy then probably 3-4 cans. Think I used about 3 on my roof and almost a third of it was too thin for sure.

Tried goo gone spray gel and it worked so so. Still wouldn't get it all off. May try bug/tar remover.
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Old 09-28-2012, 01:11 PM   #339
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Btw when you resealed your lights did you use black rtv?
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Yeah, that's what I used
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