Mike "Wuzzy121". Rest in peace, brother

Go Back   Tacoma World Forums > Tacoma Discussion > Street Trucks

Notices

Custom Paint Job for 2nd Gen Street Taco

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-28-2012, 12:12 AM   #1
Senior Member
NoelsMyKuya is on a distinguished road
Name: Aaron
Joined: Apr 2010, #35266
Location: San Deezy
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Posts: 175
NoelsMyKuya's Tacoma Gallery
Custom Paint Job for 2nd Gen Street Taco

The taco will be dropped off next week to get a full body repair and custom paint job. I haven't decided yet on the color so was wondering if you guys had any ideas. I wanted to go with a classy red pearl or candy but i had that on my 97 taco and color matching was a bitch when you need to paint separate panels. I really like a gunmetal or gray but they make a gray metallic for tacos already. Whatever color I go with, I would like the paint to pop, but at the same time clean and different from your original stock colors. I'll have some updated pics throughout the process. I'm debating if I should purchase a roll pan and get it molded in before they start painting but the best deal I found was $360, not including taxes and shipping costs. Anyone know where I can find a better deal?
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 09:23 PM   #3
Senior Member
NoelsMyKuya is on a distinguished road
Name: Aaron
Joined: Apr 2010, #35266
Location: San Deezy
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Posts: 175
NoelsMyKuya's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by 396tears View Post
SPEEDWAY BLUE

popopopopopopopopopopop


Kinda wanna stay away from stock tacoma colors to give it that custom look. But thanks for the response!
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 09:35 PM   #5
Senior Member
tbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtbturner47 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
tbturner47's Avatar
Name: Travis
Joined: Apr 2010, #35484
Location: Lenoir, NC
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Posts: 1,135
tbturner47's Tacoma Gallery
do it!!

  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 09:38 PM   #6
Senior Member
NoelsMyKuya is on a distinguished road
Name: Aaron
Joined: Apr 2010, #35266
Location: San Deezy
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Posts: 175
NoelsMyKuya's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by krimson View Post
Flat black....
I was thinking about it, but it won't look right without some rims. I will have my stock xrunners for a while since I just recently bought some new tires.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:13 PM   #7
Nothin
krimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shedkrimson is one of the sharper tools in the shed
Joined: May 2008, #6714
Gender: Trans
Posts: 3,434
krimson's Tacoma Gallery
You could powder coat those wheels. Look great IMO.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:15 PM   #8
Senior Member
nofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
Name: Patrick
Joined: Dec 2009, #28268
Location: Chandler, Az
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Posts: 17,181
nofords08's Tacoma Gallery
Flat white?
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:17 PM   #9
'merica
FreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shedFreidTaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
FreidTaco's Avatar
Name: null
Joined: Sep 2011, #63918
Location: Wy
Gender: Male
Posts: 1,427
FreidTaco's Tacoma Gallery
Too bad our rides have so much plastic... I was going to say take it to bare metal with buffing swirls and then just clear coat the pi$$ out of it.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:18 PM   #10
The Sticker Guy
ruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shedruggedT is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
ruggedT's Avatar
Joined: Jun 2011, #58788
Location: Midlothian, Va
Age: 30
Gender: Guy
Posts: 2,796
ruggedT's Tacoma Gallery
pink. with eyelash's
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:18 PM   #11
Senior Member
nofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shednofords08 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
Name: Patrick
Joined: Dec 2009, #28268
Location: Chandler, Az
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Posts: 17,181
nofords08's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by ruggedT View Post
pink. with eyelash's
Cute
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:48 PM   #12
Tundra FTMFW
csuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
csuviper's Avatar
Name: Brian
Joined: Jan 2009, #12424
Location: Broomfield, CO
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Posts: 3,454
csuviper's Tacoma Gallery
Flat black is my vote too.
Or go with a yamaha blue (blue-ish purple).
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:55 PM   #13
Hot Steppa
pinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shedpinktaco808 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
pinktaco808's Avatar
Joined: Jul 2010, #40651
Location: a rock in the middle of the ocean
Gender: Male
Posts: 2,730
pinktaco808's Tacoma Gallery
go with a copper color
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 10:59 PM   #14
no one ever pays me in gum
blacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shedblacksheff405 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
blacksheff405's Avatar
Name: caleb
Joined: Feb 2011, #50720
Location: north carolina, concord
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Posts: 794
blacksheff405's Tacoma Gallery
general lee orange
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 11:00 PM   #15
braaap
steve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
steve o 77's Avatar
Name: Steven
Joined: Nov 2009, #26726
Location: In a corn field, OH
Age: 24
Gender: Guy
Posts: 19,712
steve o 77's Tacoma Gallery
Dark metallic green.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 11:01 PM   #16
Very nice how much?
Forster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shedForster46 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Forster46's Avatar
Firefighter: Firefighter/EMT
Name: Nick
Joined: Jul 2010, #40487
Location: Mount Vernon, WA
Gender: Male
Posts: 3,353
Forster46's Tacoma Gallery
Send a message via MSN to Forster46
Quote:
Originally Posted by tbturner47 View Post
do it!!

This, always loved this truck, and the color.

Get the rims too
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 11:03 PM   #17
Tundra FTMFW
csuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shedcsuviper is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
csuviper's Avatar
Name: Brian
Joined: Jan 2009, #12424
Location: Broomfield, CO
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Posts: 3,454
csuviper's Tacoma Gallery
Owwww, orange
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2012, 11:05 PM   #19
braaap
steve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shedsteve o 77 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
steve o 77's Avatar
Name: Steven
Joined: Nov 2009, #26726
Location: In a corn field, OH
Age: 24
Gender: Guy
Posts: 19,712
steve o 77's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by SoCalTacos View Post
Flat silver....platinumy...do it.
YES!

  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My custom shift console paint job... Razorecko 2nd Gen. Tacomas 43 10-01-2013 11:49 PM
Perfect Taco - Wrong color - how much for a custom paint job? lonestarj New Members 17 06-12-2012 03:41 AM
all pro bumper custom paint job cornmastae 2nd Gen. Tacomas 8 10-19-2011 11:04 PM
Check out this custom paint job... drewskie 2nd Gen. Tacomas 17 10-12-2010 10:12 PM
custom paint job? Nitronick Detailing 3 05-03-2010 12:37 AM


Copyright © 2014 Tacoma Forum. Tacoma World is not owned by, or affiliated with Toyota Motor Corporation.