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gloss or satin

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by pick21, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. Aug 19, 2011 at 8:40 PM
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    pick21

    pick21 [OP] Active Member

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    built my satoshi grille should i paint it gloss or satin black
     
  2. Aug 19, 2011 at 8:45 PM
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    Maverick904

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    what color is your truck. do you have any other black parts on your truck. light bar. steps. wheels?
     
  3. Aug 19, 2011 at 8:48 PM
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    pick21

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    red truck.satin black wheels, chrome grille surrond and chrome nerf bars
     
  4. Aug 21, 2011 at 1:31 AM
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    808TUNDA

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    You talking about the inner lip? If so, I'd go satin.
     
  5. Aug 21, 2011 at 5:56 AM
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    I vote for Satin
     
  6. Aug 21, 2011 at 6:07 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Definitely do flat. I did gloss and it showed a lot of imperfections. Repainted to flat and it looks perfect.
     
  7. Aug 21, 2011 at 6:08 AM
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    VirginiaBound

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    What he's trying to say is, he prefers Plast-Dip over paint.
     
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