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Old 09-25-10, 07:44 PM   #31
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^^^^^^^ EXACTLY

That actually does not look too bad at all. BUT I don't know if I'd do it to my stockies.
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Old 09-25-10, 07:49 PM   #32
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yea they look sick!!

You know what, i might give this a try on my ISP's i think it will look killer. Just got to buy jack stands
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Old 09-25-10, 07:52 PM   #33
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If you do it, post pictures.
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Old 09-25-10, 08:03 PM   #34
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yea i will, just hope they hold up after a long time
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wow... very nice write up!!
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Old 09-25-10, 08:12 PM   #36
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Wow thanks for the write-up.

Question, how did you get the tape behind the emblem so well?



edit: oh u spray directly on the car? wow
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^^^^ he didnt, he left the paint exposed
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Old 09-25-10, 08:25 PM   #38
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How do you think it'd look with a dark colored car... that is a black sapphire?
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Old 09-25-10, 08:29 PM   #39
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it will look dark LOL, im going to do this tomorrow so i will add pics to this thread when im done
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OH I see you have a black on black. I can't wait to see it! LOL
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Awesome DIY! I just might hav to try this out.
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quick question,
when you wash your car, does it come off??
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^^^doesnt come off when u wash it, u have to peel it off yourself in order to remove it
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Plastidip FTW. I'm trying this tomorrow. Hope it isn't sold out!

Thanks for the awesome write-up!
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Nice DIY. I've never heard of Plastidip until now. I think a lot of folks will be Plastidipping instead of vinyl wrapping now.
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