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Blacking out

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by 06BLUEDBLSPORT, Jul 24, 2009.

  1. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:46 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

    06BLUEDBLSPORT [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Before I black out my truck, I need to know what to get to black out my truck, sand paper, paint etc

    I want to black out my wheels, bullbar, side steps and lights
     
  2. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:48 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    Just get a fine grit of sand paper... something to where the paint can cling on to. (emblems)

    I got some primer+paint for plastics.

    Metal..... we went over this while I was in Home Depot last week
     
  3. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:49 PM
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    deadbolt

    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    krylon fusion for plastic in black for emblems.

    oh btw, good luck! black ftw
     
  4. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:50 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

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    what about for chrome like my bullbar and side steps
     
  5. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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    sandpaper and metal spray paint;)
     
  6. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:53 PM
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    mwestin72

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    the monkeys do it!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  7. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:53 PM
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    like rustoleum
     
  8. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:55 PM
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    yeah... or Krylon(sp?)
     
  9. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:57 PM
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    get the nfab steps!
     
  10. Jul 24, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    how much are those?
     
  11. Jul 24, 2009 at 9:01 PM
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    i think 350. sell ur steps and save up for the difference. the nfab steps are black soo it looks sick to me. unless ur going to get sliders
     
  12. Jul 24, 2009 at 9:14 PM
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    scotchbrite works great for the emblems, and BHLM
     
  13. Jul 25, 2009 at 2:47 PM
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    another suggestion is bedliner..

    i used bedliner on my skid plate and it came out great, doesn't scratch, doesn't chip...

    i used plasticote textured bedliner that i picked up at walmart, it comes out a satin black color and will be textured so it won't look smooth and shiny..

    otherwise i think you'll have a loosing battle with rock chips... with the bedliner it should be one and done
     
  14. Jul 25, 2009 at 3:09 PM
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    Did you use a brush-on or spray on bedliner? I was thinking about using something like a Herculiner brush on bedliner for sliders and bull bar, but wasn't sure if it would come out as good as a spray-on...
     
  15. Jul 25, 2009 at 3:15 PM
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    get 600 grit sand paper
     
  16. Jul 26, 2009 at 1:49 PM
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    bradley,

    i used a spray can, but i knew going in that my skid plate isn't looked at all that much, but it came out looking fine... it's like a spray can on roids, you need to keep the can back really far to get nice coats, just follow the instructions on the can..

    good luck!
     
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