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Big Project Day!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by dud122, Apr 13, 2009.

  1. Apr 13, 2009 at 7:20 AM
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    dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    ***** Picture Update*******







    I'm going to start herculining my rockers, fender flare, and bumpers today!!

    also may put lamin-x on the directionals (for that faux-fog look).



    i'll keep you updated with pics!


    1st steps in going from:

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  2. Apr 13, 2009 at 7:36 AM
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    Untamed_SS

    Untamed_SS Stayed Up Too Late

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    cool man. I'm sure it will turn out nice. Can't wait to see it. :thumbsup:
     
  3. Apr 13, 2009 at 9:10 AM
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    lift, wheels, tires
    how did u take the emblem off??? cause theres a indention for it....looks sweet!
     
  4. Apr 13, 2009 at 9:21 AM
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    dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    haven't done it yet... but i plan to cut out the middle bars altogether and replace them withe the bars to the side from another grille
     
  5. Apr 13, 2009 at 9:32 AM
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    Delmarva

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    Watch out for your hootus :thumbsup:
     
  6. Apr 13, 2009 at 9:37 AM
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    dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    i'll be getting the extra bars from JDMCQ when he does his grillcraft install :D




    and yes... i had a belt buckle custom made that reads (upside down) "wash your hands 1st!"
     
  7. Apr 13, 2009 at 9:54 AM
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    dud122

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    damnit!

    i just got a prolift jack and jack stands off craigslist... going to get it tonight so i guess i won't be starting the herculiner project now
     
  8. Apr 13, 2009 at 9:56 AM
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    dont screw up:thumbsup:
     
  9. Apr 13, 2009 at 5:57 PM
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    Ry1984

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    is there a special way to prep the flares before applying the herculiner?
     
  10. Apr 13, 2009 at 5:58 PM
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  11. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:00 PM
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    That stuff will stick to just about anything...Skin (especially around the hootus area) and clothes included.

    Clean them real well and I think the can says Xylenol to clean any surfaces you are going to coat or to try and get it off anywhere you don't want it. Mask/Tape carefully and you could be fine
     
  12. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:03 PM
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    thanks, yea don't plan on getting it on the hootus lol, then again who plans that?:confused:
     
  13. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:04 PM
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    I hope no one...Hercu-Hootus isn't good for much of anything...
     
  14. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:06 PM
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    definitely not good for the woman :eek:
     
  15. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:10 PM
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    JimBeam

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    herculined for her pleasure?
     
  16. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:12 PM
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    wow... :threadjacked:
     
  17. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    no way dud! we are just killing time till you post pics of the final project :)
     
  18. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:18 PM
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    dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    well i did the lamin-x of the directionals and it came out pretty sweet... kind of clashes with the orange of the marker lights but clear corners are in the mail!


    i'll get some pics up after i do more.
     
  19. Apr 13, 2009 at 6:20 PM
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    ok cool, because i really want to do the flares, im just scared Ill screw it up, then regret it.
     
  20. Apr 17, 2009 at 2:53 PM
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    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    started herculining yesterday... i really like how it is turning out. 1 coat on 2 more (at least) to go on this side. i think the herculiner dries a little glossy so i am contemplating painting it flat or satin black after i'm done

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