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Need opinions on badges....asap

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Tactical Tacoma, Feb 17, 2010.

  1. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:49 PM
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    Tactical Tacoma

    Tactical Tacoma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    INPUT ASAP WOULD BE APPRECIATED. SINCE I AM IN THE MIIDLE OF THE MOD AND LOSING DAYLIGHT

    So I'm in the middle of de-badging, painting emblems black, and re-badging. After 2nd coat of Black Krylon Fuzion, I realized I kinda like the look of the emblem speckled black. Take a look and let me know what you guys think. I think it gives it a unique twist and a rugged appeal especially against the SSM paint.

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  2. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:50 PM
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    NicksRig

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    Looks good from a distance, not sure about close up.
     
  3. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:52 PM
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    Silver_Taco

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    I like it :thumbsup:
     
  4. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:53 PM
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    blackwatertaco

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    ^^^what he said...Re do it in flat black!!!:cool:
     
  5. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:54 PM
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    Reznor88

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    I say go for it, if you don't like it after a while just do them again. Looks good.
     
  6. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:55 PM
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    wingshootin

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    looks good
     
  7. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:55 PM
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    Tsenekos

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    I think it looks great keep going
     
  8. Feb 17, 2010 at 1:55 PM
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    DueNorth

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    I like it too! Your right, it does give it a rugged type look to it.
     
  9. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:04 PM
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    Tactical Tacoma

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    Keep going as in paint it more....or keep going as in do the rest of the ebmlems the same style
     
  10. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:04 PM
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    NWtacoma

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    looks good from what I can see.
     
  11. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:06 PM
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    Tsenekos

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    do them all like in the pics
     
  12. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:08 PM
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    Reznor88

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    You're wasting daylight!!! Go finish those emblems and post pics when you're done.
     
  13. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:15 PM
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    Tactical Tacoma

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    Best advice so far...thats what I'm gonna do. Do'em all speckled then if I dont like it i can finish them in future.
     
  14. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:19 PM
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    fletch aka

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    Go for it, you can always pull them back off and rattle can em again.
     
  15. Feb 17, 2010 at 2:58 PM
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    Tactical Tacoma

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    Working on rears now
     
  16. Feb 17, 2010 at 3:00 PM
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    JM76

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    keep on doing what you are doing, I like it!:)
     
  17. Feb 17, 2010 at 3:24 PM
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    Simon2150

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    Do it in flat black and then finish them with 2 coats of matte finish. They'll look better. See my gallery for pics.
     
  18. Feb 17, 2010 at 5:18 PM
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    Tactical Tacoma

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    Well I ran out of daylight, but only for pics. Got all the emblems painted a speckled black....I like to call it "Tactical Black" (because I'm a geek like that)

    Here's a pic of the driver door I was able to get off before dusk. Came out looking like a gun metal, specially up against the Silver Streak Mica.

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  19. Feb 17, 2010 at 5:20 PM
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  20. Feb 17, 2010 at 5:42 PM
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    Tactical Tacoma

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    I'll get some pics up tomorrow. The badges look best in the daylight
     
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