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Feeler: White Satoshi Grill

Discussion in 'Buy / Sell / Trade' started by tencrawler, Feb 1, 2011.

  1. Feb 1, 2011 at 8:24 PM
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    tencrawler

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    It's a work in progress. I work and go to school full time so this will be an end of the day project. I'm going to take my time and do it right. I will keep this thread updated with my progress. This grill may be practice prior to modifying my own grill, but I plan on putting forth the same effort as if it was going on my truck. The only difference I expect between this grill and mine, is the time it takes to complete it; I hope to be quicker with mine. Help/suggestions/comments are always welcome. Wish me luck.

    Possible Combinations:

    1. Retain white paint, cut, fill, inner paint*, w/ black mesh
    2. Retain white paint, cut, fill, inner paint*
    3. Primer surround, cut, fill, inner paint*, w/ black mesh
    4. Primer surround, cut, fill, inner paint*

    * inner paint could be black or white

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    2. francis1291
    3. VooDoo
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    5. Dirtaysouth

    Day 1
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    Day 2
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  2. Feb 1, 2011 at 8:34 PM
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    PM sent. I have a super white tacoma and I would buy it if it worked out right...
     
  3. Feb 2, 2011 at 8:57 AM
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    UPDATE: I just purchased the grill. I pick it up this afternoon. I'm just going to work on this over the next week or two. Will update with progress. It will remain white with black insert and grill for now. I will make the final decision after picking it up and visually inspecting the OEM white paint.

    Any input or suggestions about the project are greatly appreciated. If you have any how-to links readily available that would be great as well.

    tacoma grill1.jpg
     
  4. Feb 2, 2011 at 10:30 AM
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    What is the recommended and most complete Satoshi How-To guide?
     
  5. Feb 2, 2011 at 10:31 AM
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  6. Feb 2, 2011 at 10:34 AM
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    joneill03 Look away, I'm hideous!

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  7. Feb 2, 2011 at 11:41 AM
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    Good to know. I have done bit of body work; I have refinished a few older fiberglass boats before. I'm fairly confident in my fillier, sanding, and finishing skills. It's just nice to have a step by step to check my work against.
     
  8. Feb 2, 2011 at 7:46 PM
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    Updated OP with pictures in my possession. Looking forward to getting started.
     
  9. Feb 2, 2011 at 7:47 PM
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  10. Feb 2, 2011 at 9:24 PM
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    3 interested parties thus far. Does anyone recommended listing usernames in order of contact? Does anyone really care?
     
  11. Feb 2, 2011 at 9:31 PM
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  12. Feb 2, 2011 at 10:15 PM
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    VooDoo More Cowbell!

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    yea sure!

    1. VooDoo :)
     
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    Interested Parties List Posted
     
  15. Feb 4, 2011 at 1:00 AM
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    Does it matter? If its only 3 people just remember who contacted you first. Its not like a long list for a group buy...
     
  16. Feb 6, 2011 at 10:13 PM
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    i live near Corvallis, you still have the grille? i would love to get one how much are you asking?
     
  17. Feb 18, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    UPDATED: 18 FEB 2011 @ 7PM

    Been busier than I had imagined. Still working on it. Should go quicker now that I have actually committed.
     
  18. Feb 23, 2011 at 6:09 PM
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    I'm excited to see how it comes out. You got snow down there this week? For some reason it has been snowing here this week. Strange it decides to snow now...
     
  19. Feb 24, 2011 at 7:08 AM
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    I just got the patches epoxy'd in place, will be sanding and filling tonight. It's funny you brought up the snow, we got 2 inches last night ans still falling. I was just logging on to see who all had snow. Stay safe and have a good one.
     
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