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Old 04-12-14, 07:54 AM   #31
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it will take you all weekend to do it friday afternoon to sunday morning/afternoon to allow prep/cleaning time, application time, cure time, then decal clear coat cure time
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Old 04-12-14, 12:20 PM   #33
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Good calipers paint but bad quality picture lol

I think you use G2 correct?

Just a word of advice for everyone: apply the paint, then wait till it is dry to touch, apply the decal, and then top it off with 2-3 layers of clear coat. Your calipers and decal will be like new like first day for years. I know at least it is on my car.
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yea the pics were low light so came out crappy on the phone. I would let G2 cure for 18 hours or so before applying the decal just to be sure. G2 says 2-3 hours before you can put wheels on but 24 hours for max hardness
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Old 04-12-14, 01:48 PM   #35
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Not for nothing but that looks really , really good Luuuv the White Lexus lettering over the Red calipers !!!!
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Old 04-12-14, 02:57 PM   #36
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I see most ppl are going with the Lexus decals. Why not F Sport? I was considering F sport only until I saw all the pictures here and now I'm thinking the Lexus ones...
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I see most ppl are going with the Lexus decals. Why not F Sport? I was considering F sport only until I saw all the pictures here and now I'm thinking the Lexus ones...
F Sport I think goes well if you were using the F Sport Blue color which most arent using as a caliper color IMHO ??
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I see most ppl are going with the Lexus decals. Why not F Sport? I was considering F sport only until I saw all the pictures here and now I'm thinking the Lexus ones...
the f-sport decal is too small...if they can blow up the decal a little then i'd be all over it
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Wanna do mines ???
hahah sure I dont mind practicing on someone else first
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I just recently painted my brake callipers. :thumb up:

You can also check out more on my build thread.
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Awesome calipers everyone!!
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i finally got mine done...red w/ fsport decal...i love em!!
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highly recommend the g2 caliper paint kit!! easy to use and looks great!
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Old 04-27-14, 11:53 AM   #45
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Anyone got some hd photos of these?

How do the rears look with the f sport sticker?

Worried our calipers may be too small for a mod like this
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