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gun metal?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by TRDGoatFarmer, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. Jul 13, 2010 at 9:12 AM
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    TRDGoatFarmer

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    hey yall.

    Has any one ever painted there stock TRD sport wheels.. gun metal? I have a silver extended cab, and I can't decide to paint them gloss black or gun metal. So if any one could show some pictures of silver with the gun metal it would help alot!!
     
  2. Jul 13, 2010 at 10:32 AM
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    TacoSupreem

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    It would look good IMO
     
  3. Jul 13, 2010 at 10:58 AM
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    Well shooot. I guess ill start this trend then! ha, Oswego! thats a mighty good scratch you got there. The only reason im painting mine, is because there starting to corrode and get nasty.
     
  4. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:03 AM
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    colinb17

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    i think it would look great. my wheels are starting to get beat up. i've been thinking about doing a flat or semi closs grey for a while now. can't wait to see how yours turn out.
     
  5. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:12 AM
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    Haha. okay! Ill post pics once I get them done. ( should be in the next week or so.)
     
  6. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:33 AM
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    My rims are painted gun metal. I had them black but they just kept getting dirty.
    I dont have any pics but ill take some today and post them up here.
     
  7. Jul 13, 2010 at 3:38 PM
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    PLEASE DO!!!!!!! I want to see this!
     
  8. Jul 13, 2010 at 6:51 PM
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    this is how my rims came out.
    i used krylon fusion paint. it was a hammered gray.

    [​IMG]
     
  9. Jul 13, 2010 at 6:58 PM
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    It is not a sport wheel, but pretty dead on match to the gun metal/ anthracite color with a silver truck.
     
  10. Jul 13, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    Ehhhh, Im starting to re-think the gun metal, its a good choice say for.. red or blue. but idk about the silver. lol
     
  11. Jul 13, 2010 at 9:24 PM
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    senor taco

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    You shold paint your rear bumper to match the wheels.
     
  12. Jul 14, 2010 at 10:43 AM
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    I do need to do something about the chrome bumper. Its a toss up between, black, gun metal like the wheels or color matched to the truck.
     
  13. Jul 14, 2010 at 10:59 AM
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    colinb17

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    on your truck, i say color match the bumper. gun metal would be so close that it would look like a paint shop mismatched your color
     
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