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New grill

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jesusc, Feb 15, 2012.

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Color match the grill?

Poll closed Mar 17, 2012.
  1. Yes

    29 vote(s)
    44.6%
  2. No

    36 vote(s)
    55.4%
  1. Feb 15, 2012 at 5:02 PM
    #1
    jesusc

    jesusc [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Should I color match my grill?
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  2. Feb 15, 2012 at 5:11 PM
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    Fiolo

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    Nice,you make it yourself
     
  3. Feb 15, 2012 at 5:18 PM
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    jesusc

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    Yea I just finished it today I got the idea from another member who photoshopped some pic somewhat like this grill
     
  4. Feb 15, 2012 at 5:25 PM
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    4wd Boss

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    nice truck, bro...
     
  5. Feb 15, 2012 at 5:25 PM
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    Fiolo

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    Yeah the raptor idea, looks nice man and it's unique, very neat job
     
  6. Feb 15, 2012 at 5:43 PM
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    jesusc

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    Thanks
     
  7. Feb 16, 2012 at 1:38 PM
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    jesusc

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    Added poll
     
  8. Feb 16, 2012 at 1:40 PM
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    rbeezy

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    Looks pretty good
     
  9. Feb 16, 2012 at 3:16 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    I say leave it black since it matches the hood and bumper.
     
  10. Feb 16, 2012 at 3:18 PM
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    jjew18

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    Added extra awesomeness to its original awesomeness.
    I assume you mean match to the red? I like it black, ties in the hood.

    Any more pics of your truck, further out to see the whole thing? Looks good from what I can tell.
     
  11. Feb 16, 2012 at 3:26 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    leave it black.
     
  12. Feb 16, 2012 at 3:27 PM
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    Tigahshark

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    Leave it black
     
  13. Feb 16, 2012 at 4:50 PM
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    jesusc

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    i mean the grill surround. this is the best picture i can get not since its dark out [​IMG]
     
  14. Feb 16, 2012 at 6:18 PM
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    How sturdy is that slotted mesh? It looks like it is only .032 thick...
     
  15. Feb 16, 2012 at 6:26 PM
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    jprovence

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    I feel like it needs some kind of cross bars or something. The spacing feels weird.
     
  16. Feb 16, 2012 at 6:30 PM
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    jesusc

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    I added a metal bar to hold the middle part flush to the top and bottom part it's actually real sturdy with the bar. you can see it in the middle in the first two pictures
     
  17. Feb 16, 2012 at 6:32 PM
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    jesusc

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    The spacing is exactly the same all the way thru at different angle it seems like there not
     
  18. Feb 16, 2012 at 8:38 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    Gotcha. :thumbsup:
     
  19. Feb 17, 2012 at 3:10 AM
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    sofiasdad11

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    keep it black. looks good, jesus. your trucks really coming along. props for all the custom work you've done yourself:cool:
     
  20. Feb 17, 2012 at 3:33 AM
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    With the black lights,hood and valance, how is it not already color matched? Voted NO........
     
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