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NEON TRD in center console :or: "way too much time on my hands!"

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by HomerTaco, Apr 5, 2010.

  1. Apr 5, 2010 at 6:12 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    I took a week off from work & decided to use some leftover goodies in my garage... :bored: Years back I had bought these add-on neon wire lights & never installed all of them on my previous Gen 1 Taco... I had 6' of purple & 6' of blue neon. The purple's transformer would not work, but the blue lit right up when I plugged it in to the 12V outlet....:cool:
    Here's what I did with it:
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    Here's a shot with the flash on::eek:
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    Is this too much???
    I thought it would be different at least, & I have not seen anyone else post something like this...
    Thoughts???:confused:
    Thank you,
    (p.s. if enough of you dig it I'd be happy to post a how to...):D
    (additional p.s. - this does a great job illuminating the inside of the console....)
     
  2. Apr 5, 2010 at 6:22 PM
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    ilovetacos

    ilovetacos Well-Known Member

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    Sold!
    I'll be honest.

    :puke:
     
  3. Apr 5, 2010 at 6:24 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    Thats what I asked for. Thank you.:)
     
  4. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:48 AM
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    Tactical Tacoma

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    yeah definitely too much bro
     
  5. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:53 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

    T@co_Pr3runn3r XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

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    Put it accross the top of the windshield and make it come on with parking lights.:D
     
  6. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:54 AM
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    Sparky4.0

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    looks cool but you have way to much time on your hands imho
     
  7. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:54 AM
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    Sparky4.0

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    sounds cool. but then you would have wayyyy to much time on ya hands
     
  8. Apr 6, 2010 at 5:27 AM
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    zimm52

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    sneakin up behind you
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    nothing yet!
    If you like it, thats all that matters. its your truck!
     
  9. Apr 6, 2010 at 5:32 AM
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    Gingrbredman

    Gingrbredman Love the Tick!

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    I like it. You have it in the center console, so you can show it off if you want to. Its not like its flashing like a vacancy sign in a cheap motel. Plus, you probably just wanted to do something with the truck, and you got exactly that.
     
  10. Apr 6, 2010 at 5:38 AM
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    ak47

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    not bad.
     
  11. Apr 6, 2010 at 5:39 AM
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    Looking!
    Looks kind of neat. Too much time? Maybe, but it was something you enjoyed. More power to you.

    Tim
     
  12. Apr 6, 2010 at 5:43 AM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    I think its kinda neat. as mentioned above, you wanted to do something to your truck and thats exactly what you did. Sometimes it just feels good to work on them :D
     
  13. Apr 6, 2010 at 5:46 AM
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    ShaShasBoo

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    I believe it's the beginning of a great idea, just not the right idea.
     
  14. Apr 6, 2010 at 5:47 AM
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    HomerTaco

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    That's it exactly! - it just felt good to be doing something while I'm waiting on parts! F'ing UPS & FedEx!:D
     
  15. Apr 6, 2010 at 2:58 PM
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  16. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:10 PM
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    mcampos0

    mcampos0 Today I Will!!!!

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    Its Creative.. And it opens a bunch of possibilites good work A+
     
  17. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:13 PM
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    centraltaco

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    Way Way too much time on your hands. lol but if you like it cool
     
  18. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:36 PM
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    Caduceus

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    I dunno... good color, came out well. Looks like you did a good job with it.

    I do kind of think though that folks with TRD-labeled accessories are a bit too into the "brand," but that's not aimed at you specifically. I can't see myself doing "TRD" but I do like the idea of using the flourescent lighting.
     
  19. Apr 6, 2010 at 3:47 PM
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    SkyHighTacoma

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    I dont like it. But your truck if you like it keep it! Our opinon doesnt matter.
     
  20. Apr 9, 2010 at 3:03 PM
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    Oregon TRD

    Oregon TRD "GO DUCKS" Edition

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    I have a green underbody neon kit on mine. I must have too much time on my hands too.:cool:
     
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