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in front or back?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by LBtaco, Oct 21, 2009.

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where should I put the mesh grillcraft?

Poll closed Nov 20, 2009.
  1. front

    35.9%
  2. back

    56.4%
  3. middle

    7.7%
  1. Oct 21, 2009 at 10:19 AM
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    LBtaco

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    just got my grillcraft mesh in, been working on this grill for a little while.
    total learning experience with the hot air plastic welding, but it turned out ok.
    My silver paint should be in today and now im having trouble deciding.
    should I put the mesh in front, behind or scrap it and get something else I can put about half way in.(but that would involve bending ,cutting and MORE painting lol and then I got to sell this grillcraft) :mad:

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  2. Oct 21, 2009 at 10:53 AM
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    norcalbro

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    i say back, i just love the deep dish look of the satoshi mod, which is pretty much what you are doing here. either that or front, id say dont do middle... it would look wierd imho
     
  3. Oct 21, 2009 at 10:59 AM
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    Masada

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    I voted middle because I am indecisive...

    I think it would look best in the middle because it gives you best of both worlds.
     
  4. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:03 AM
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    Veccster

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    Go deep dish.

    Middle is weird...like you wanted it deep but didn't get it there.
     
  5. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:07 AM
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    PPD934

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    i mounted mine in the front.. I like the smooth lines plus it give s you way more room if you wanted to put lights behind it. But i just don;t like the caved in look.. to each their own though...
     
  6. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:09 AM
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    I have had that problem before!! :laugh:
     
  7. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:12 AM
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    Zombie Runner

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  8. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:14 AM
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  9. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:27 AM
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    LBtaco

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    hmmmmm!!!

    Im thinking maybe front with lights behind it.
    I'll get it painted and see.
    If I do it in the front, there will be less hassle with mounting. :eek:
     
  10. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:28 AM
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    i would have said back like my little bro has, but after seeing keason's pic i really like it up front..
     
  11. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:45 AM
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    Zombie Runner

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    yea there is plenty of room behind mine if I ever wanted to put lights behind it
     
  12. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:46 AM
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    NAAC3TACO

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    +1
     
  13. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:48 AM
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    jonny

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    why mod the grill recessed style (and i noticed u filled in the little triangles on the side) if you aren't going to recess the GC? do it! will look awesome!
    be sure to post pics of the finished product
     
  14. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:56 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    Yeah I voted the deep dish look just because its a little different.:rolleyes: Oh and you can still mount lights behind a deep dish grill! A number of us have!;)
     
  15. Oct 21, 2009 at 11:58 AM
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    I say Back (Satoshi)...cause anyone can buy the Grillcraft MX Upper/Lower and attach it to the front of the grille...but it takes a poised person with patience to make a SATOSHI...+IMHO Satoshi looks a lot better then stock or front flush mounted...you don't see many Satoshi's once you leave TW.com...

    My Satoshi (RGM, RBM, and RT recessed triangles) although in this picture the triangles were completed yet...using the Grillcraft MX Upper/Lower and MX Raw mesh powdercoated gloss black for my CF Hood and the triangles...

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  16. Oct 21, 2009 at 12:20 PM
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    there it is
    QFT
     
  17. Oct 21, 2009 at 12:33 PM
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    MY50cal

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  18. Oct 21, 2009 at 12:36 PM
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    JAG

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    Looks good! +1
     
  19. Oct 21, 2009 at 12:39 PM
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    i say deep...!!

    but either way look tits
     
  20. Oct 21, 2009 at 12:41 PM
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