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Black Chrome Bezels?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by Zizo, Oct 14, 2010.

  1. Oct 14, 2010 at 7:25 AM
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    Zizo

    Zizo [OP] Engineer Extraordinaire

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    I searched but could not find results matching my query. Basically I plan on installing my Projectors from TRS and do the BHLM this weekend. But i wanted to see if there was a product that I could use that would take the existing chrome on the bezel, not the reflector bowl, and make it look like black chrome.

    So instead of just getting flat black, I want it to look similar to the newer Tacomas with the smoked headlight. Any ideas guys?
     
  2. Oct 14, 2010 at 7:38 AM
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    Lurkin

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    Duplicolor has a product for this, but if I recall correctly it was getting mixed reviews.
     
  3. Oct 18, 2010 at 11:21 AM
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    Zizo

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    If i did go for just flat black, do I need to sand down or remove the plastic chrome plating on the bezel or can I just paint right over it?
     
  4. Oct 18, 2010 at 11:24 AM
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    IamTacO

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    i used a scotch brite pad and ruff'd it all up.
     
  5. Oct 18, 2010 at 11:25 AM
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    Pugga

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    I just cleaned mine with a t-shirt and rubbing alcohol and painted over them with Krylon Fusion. So far I'm a few months in without any signs of defects.
     
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