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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by LjHarp, Oct 14, 2012.

  1. OffroadToy

    OffroadToy The dog did it...I swear!

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    OP... Was the truck in a wreck or something?
     
  2. higherlux

    higherlux Well-Known Member

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    hmm......... :popcorn:
     
  3. Chad

    Chad Rand Paul 2016

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    Well, I haven't been here in a while either. But at least I didn't take a massive dump on my truck in the meantime.
     
  4. tigerfan00

    tigerfan00 BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Staff Member

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    How about ya'll stop acting like DBs
     
  5. mh.meier

    mh.meier RAGEAHOLIC

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  6. nucktaco

    nucktaco Well-Known Member

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    did your truck get keyed and you had no insurance? fuck dude. why would you rattle can your truck.....

    hope you like it though. it is your truck after all.
     
  7. LocoTaco

    LocoTaco Well-Known Member

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    What happened to the paint? Is that a rattle can paint job?
     
  8. SoCalTacos

    SoCalTacos Penis Bird

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    I like it...
    It's...umm...unique.
     
  9. BMOC

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    welcome back. interesting paint job.
     
  10. DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    Some are you are going to regret your words.

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    Loren, you're well on your way to this already. I'd ignore the DBs and jump in with both feet. You mentioned some things have been done; what else?
     
  11. Namyo

    Namyo -

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    :laugh:

    Hang in there OP.
     
  12. meeestirg

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  13. LjHarp

    LjHarp [OP] Well-Known Member

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    You all can say what you want, yes the vehical was damaged and it needed to be blasted and then primered and then painted.. it is not rattle canned and the unevenness is due to dificulty with an actual paint sprayer.. the truck is not done and I didnt take a massive dump on my truck. Its still in the process of being done it doesnt have a clear coat on it and has yet to be sanded, another coat, and then sanded and preped for clear and then orange peeled. So you can all say what you want and I appreciate the critisium . Their are still things i want to change. New rims and tires and then changing of the emblems i will continue to post pictures of the work that gets done to it but until i find a new job this is kind of where im stuck
     
  14. badger

    badger Well-Known Member

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    The only opinion that counts is yours :). I painted one of my offroad trucks with a brush and roller using duck boat paint :D. I thought it came out pretty good :eek:. I built it to wheel it, not to fuck around dabbing touchup paint into microscopic chips.
     
  15. LjHarp

    LjHarp [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Well first it was backed into and then i was wheeling and hit a tree. And then an ex walked around the vehical about 10 times with a crow bar digging it the paint
     
  16. LjHarp

    LjHarp [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Haha thats the truth its already scratched to hell with nevada pin striping. I took it up peavine mountain. Its my go have fun truck by no means is it a show truck
     
  17. BEEFY_CHEESY_TACO

    BEEFY_CHEESY_TACO DUDE MAN BRO

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    It looks sick in your sig! The poor girl has definitely seen its better days, hopefully when all said and done it will be looking good again.
     
  18. DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    And now for the obvious questions:

    What did you do to that ex?

    and

    Would you please post a photo of her?

    :D
     
  19. LjHarp

    LjHarp [OP] Well-Known Member

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    It will look great when all of it is done, its just a matter of funds right now but hopefully that can be taken care of soon ill be wet sanding and preping for the next coat of paint next week
     
  20. stangkeip10

    stangkeip10 Well-Known Member

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    should have said your plans in the original post and people wouldn't have been so harsh i don't think. post pics when your finished
     
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