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Color matched aftermarket bumper?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jerretxx, Dec 17, 2010.

  1. Dec 17, 2010 at 7:35 AM
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    jerretxx

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    Im planning on adding an after market style bumpers similar to ARB, my truck is an 05 speedway blue sport, when i add these bumpers i want to have them color matched to my paint bc i don't know how good a flat black would look with the bright speedway blue, does anyone have pics of their truck done this way?
     
  2. Dec 17, 2010 at 11:37 AM
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    JoeTacoma02

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    Color match = gay especially on a bumper similiar to arb
     
  3. Dec 17, 2010 at 11:44 AM
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    Pugga

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  5. Dec 17, 2010 at 1:13 PM
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    jerretxx

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    yeah, i would more than likely just get it black powder coat, but i thought the color match may be an idea because i have never seen it.
     
  6. Dec 17, 2010 at 1:17 PM
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    i think just about everyone on here who has an aftermarket bumper, either has it powder coated or rattle canned flat black...
     
  7. Dec 17, 2010 at 1:18 PM
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    jerretxx

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    right, did you buy yours or build it?
     
  8. Dec 17, 2010 at 1:19 PM
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    Relentless Fabrication built mine and Eric is now working on a rear bumper:D
     
  9. Dec 17, 2010 at 1:21 PM
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    nice man, their is a fab shop here in NC he just made a rear bumper for an 06 double cab, it is so nice, im going to get him to build me one thats why im looking at this.
     
  10. Dec 17, 2010 at 1:32 PM
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    well you will definitely have to post pics if you do get it color matched. im still thinkin about doin mine but not really sure how it would look. hopefully you will get it done so i will know if i like it or not:D
     
  11. Dec 17, 2010 at 2:21 PM
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    I was at my powdercoater yesterday picking up my sliders and they had a scuba tank they powdercoated and the color looked amazingly close to Speedway Blue. I know that's what I drive.

    RZ Rob

    [​IMG]
     
  12. Dec 17, 2010 at 2:40 PM
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    If you search ARB bumper for tacoma on google I think theres a burgundy 1st gen colormatched.
     
  13. Dec 17, 2010 at 6:03 PM
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    I thought I had seen a Speedway Blue , I'll have a look , but here is a colour matched ARB in white to hold you over

    [​IMG]
     
  14. Dec 17, 2010 at 6:09 PM
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    Wrong blue but getting closer

    [​IMG]
     
  15. Dec 17, 2010 at 6:10 PM
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    I think I disagree .
     
  16. Dec 17, 2010 at 6:14 PM
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    sweet! i don't think i like the ARB as much as i like the all pro, the arb just doesn't look as stylish.
     
  18. Dec 17, 2010 at 10:34 PM
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    As mentioned above , check out RelentlessFab
     
  19. Sep 29, 2012 at 3:34 PM
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    what lift do you have on your truck and your truck junk convinced me to buy a bumper
     
  20. Sep 29, 2012 at 4:12 PM
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    When I get an ARB, I plan on color matching it, mine is Silver Streak Mica.
     
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