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Old 12-10-2010, 04:44 AM
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lol... wtf???
Well I'm sure it wount look as it would. With vinyl
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Old 12-10-2010, 01:13 PM
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Re: plasti-dipped hood

thanks to all of you who like it and those of you who don't thank you as well, lol i when i do the roof, it may grow on you so just keep seated and wait! :P

so i was using my uncles camera to take some pictures because he has a nice digital slr camera and well the one i have is merely attached to my iphone :P

as for the roof i just took off the roof rails, and filled the screw holes for now, just gotta buy one more can lol

with vinyl you would get more of a glossy look, whereas with the dip its more of a rough matte look and feel, plus with the dip its well, 100x easier then vinyl haha i attempted vinyl before doing this and lets just say it didn't work out that well lol

the pictures don't look that good just a fair warning, but i did the best i could lol











just noticed you can see one of my roof rails off in one the first 2 pictures, i got one off and my arms got tired from unscrewing the bolts so i gave up haha

ill have more pics of when i am painting the roof, before and after of course :P
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Old 12-10-2010, 01:46 PM
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Re: plasti-dipped hood

i plasti-dipped my front Jeep emblem last night... came out ok
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Old 12-10-2010, 01:50 PM
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Re: plasti-dipped hood

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i plasti-dipped my front Jeep emblem last night... came out ok
dude i think your jeep looks sick!!
not to steel the thread pics
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Re: plasti-dipped hood

It looks nice no doubt and u are absolutely right the vinyl. Is more. Glossy. Wich is the reason this. Got my attention I like the flat look better.....one thing I notice is that the hood looks. Like. Some parts it needed another coat or is it the cold weather? ? That makes it look. Like that
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Old 12-10-2010, 06:03 PM
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after the roof, you'll want to do your rear hatch, then your pillars, next thing you know you're gonna have the whole vehicle murdered, urban assault style!
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Old 12-10-2010, 06:21 PM
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Re: plasti-dipped hood

Did you plasti dip you skid plates?
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Looks good Andrew! I am seriously considering this!
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Old 12-15-2010, 12:45 PM
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Re: plasti-dipped hood

haha no i didn't plasti dip my skid plates, i painted them black a while ago. they started to rust so i sanded them down and i painted them with black rustoleum lol however you spell that, its held up pretty well not gonna lie,

thanks acid long time no talk lol, its a pretty efficient way to paint your car with the option of an "undo" button :P
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that is awesome! never seen that before
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Old 12-16-2010, 04:28 PM
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I say go for the gusto and do the whole thing.
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Re: plasti-dipped hood

I think that looks awful. I couldnt imagine "spray painting" a newer vehicle with a flawless paint job already. The hood is full of streaks and the grill looks like you were in a wreck and just put it on in raw plastic form. I think the hood professionally sprayed (satin, flat or gloss black) with the wheels to match and leave the grill silver wouldve looked much better. This is my opinion and all that matters is that you like what you did.
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