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Old 09-27-2010, 02:47 PM
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Re: Painted the Moabs....

Very intuitive.. looks great!
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Old 09-27-2010, 03:26 PM
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Re: Painted the Moabs....

Looks really good man, like how you did that with the cards, very smart. I think if I would do it, I'd play around with a set of black lug nuts to see how they look. I am a fan of blacked out stuff.
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Re: Painted the Moabs....

man, looks good!!!how long did it take approximately??
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Looks really good man, like how you did that with the cards, very smart. I think if I would do it, I'd play around with a set of black lug nuts to see how they look. I am a fan of blacked out stuff.
Thanks and haha black lug nuts are on the way actually...
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man, looks good!!!how long did it take approximately??
About two hours to prep and sand all the wheels then another hour of painting. I then waited a few hours before I applied the clear coat.
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About two hours to prep and sand all the wheels then another hour of painting. I then waited a few hours before I applied the clear coat.
nice, so just sand prime, paint and clear?? sorry, ive been wanting to do this myself
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Re: Painted the Moabs....

I didnt use any primer, just did a very light sand to just scuff up the original clearcoat then painted then clear coat.
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Re: Painted the Moabs....

thanks!! one last question haha, any special type of paint?? or just engine paint...thanks so much, might do it this weekend!
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Re: Painted the Moabs....

Wow very nice, looks very aggressive!
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I actually painted them without taking the wheels off of the Jeep;



I did a light sand, stuffed plastic painters drop in between the brakes and the wheels, taped off the lug nuts and then used a deck of cards to prevent overspray. Worked out really well.
The cards are work of art in themselves! I've been trying to think of a quick way to do this, because time is tight (and I'm lazy).

I love what you've done. Definitely gonna get this done soon.
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The cards are work of art in themselves! I've been trying to think of a quick way to do this, because time is tight (and I'm lazy).

I love what you've done. Definitely gonna get this done soon.
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thanks!! one last question haha, any special type of paint?? or just engine paint...thanks so much, might do it this weekend!
I used Krylon Rust Tough Flat black spray paint. I also made a "how to" thread that should cover everything in the how to section.
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