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Budguy87 03-23-2011 01:15 PM

Rustoleum Black Stock Rims
So, I decided to paint my rims instead of going out and buying new aftermarket ones. All I did was went to Home Depot and bought some of the Rustoleum spray on bed liner, went to Pep Boys and bought some wire brushes that attach to a drill and scraped off all the factory paint and finish then put about 4 coats of the Rustoleum stuff on it. So far I've only got the spare done to see what it looks like. I've attached some pix of the finished product here. Let me know what you guys think about it. Please, speak your mind to the fullest.


Budguy87 03-23-2011 01:21 PM

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My bad I thought I added 'em. Here they are. I'll take some better pix tomorrow. With an actual cam.

Budguy87 03-23-2011 01:23 PM

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I'll take better pix tomorrow with an actual cam and in daylight.

ian ashton 03-23-2011 01:27 PM

Looking good. I also plan to black out my stock wheels, I think I'm going to go the Plastidip route though.

Budguy87 03-23-2011 01:32 PM

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How does that work I've been hearing alot about that route.

B.P.O.D 03-23-2011 03:02 PM

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looks good bro! any daylight pics?

ian ashton 03-23-2011 03:03 PM

I think just like normal paint, just with the ability to remove it much easier.

Budguy87 03-23-2011 03:42 PM

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Ill be postin some daylight pix tomorrow mornin.

B.P.O.D 03-23-2011 03:54 PM

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dmlong47 03-23-2011 04:18 PM

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i did mine with Krylon but i only sanded the factory paint so the new paint had something to grab on to.. its been a year and half and still holding strong, plus you can always have touch up paint if you scratch them

Budguy87 03-23-2011 04:28 PM

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Yeah I just sanded all the way down to the aluminum. Hopfully mine lasts just as long.

Budguy87 03-24-2011 10:50 AM

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Here are the better quality daylight pix. i even took one of the back to show i went all the way with it.

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