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New Grill Options

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Rocketball, Dec 24, 2010.

  1. Dec 24, 2010 at 3:47 PM
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    Rocketball

    Rocketball [OP] If The World Didn't Suck, We'd All Fall Off

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    Been considering a new grill...... :rolleyes:

    I like the look of the horizontal billet grills, but I want one in black. Also, I have a Sport model, so I'd want to do all 5 openings so it all matches.

    I've been looking at the Grillcraft grills, but don't see the BG Series available in black.

    What other popular options are out there in black? BTW..... Not looking for a black mesh style......

    I know someone that has a powdercoating business, so if push comes to shove, I guess I could always but the billet and have to powdercoated in black..... :cool:

    OK grill experts..... what else should I be looking at?
     
  2. Dec 24, 2010 at 3:53 PM
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  4. Dec 24, 2010 at 3:58 PM
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  5. Dec 24, 2010 at 3:59 PM
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  6. Dec 24, 2010 at 4:01 PM
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    Ha....sorry man couldn't find any of the one you want in black.

    TW member 'Fabulous' has a black billet grille. Might ask him where he got it.
     
  7. Dec 24, 2010 at 10:23 PM
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    check my sig for mod list and build thread
    considered a satoshi?
     
  8. Dec 24, 2010 at 10:26 PM
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    how about a rattle can of paint.... good to go...:D
     
  9. Dec 24, 2010 at 10:48 PM
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    too damn many
    there are a few tacos that rock the rbp grills around my area and they look bad as hell but they are "mesh" like
     
  10. Dec 24, 2010 at 11:35 PM
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  11. Dec 25, 2010 at 5:57 AM
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    Rocketball [OP] If The World Didn't Suck, We'd All Fall Off

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    I thought about that, but want a finish that's more durable than paint.

    I find it interesting that most of the "billet" grills have a black powder coating on the sides and back of each horizontal bar, so they had to powder coat the entire grill, then remove the coating on the front. So why not offer a black billet option as well? Wouldn't that actually cost less to manufacture since they would be eliminating part of their finishing process?
     
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