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Olive drab (camo ) rims and badges ?

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by lynyrd3, Apr 19, 2011.

  1. Apr 19, 2011 at 5:19 PM
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    lynyrd3

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    Thinking about painting stock steel rims olive drab . ( Camo green ) I have camo vent visors and bug shield . Also painting badges the same. Any thoughts ? Seems like everyone else paints everything black .

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  2. Apr 19, 2011 at 5:25 PM
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    Ptowntaco

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    i say do it! it would look good :D
     
  3. Apr 19, 2011 at 5:25 PM
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    meatman

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    im getting to replace all my badges and TRD stickers in mossy oak. havent though about the rims though.. try out on spare first if you like it yhen do the rest
     
  4. Apr 20, 2011 at 11:50 AM
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    lynyrd3

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    Anyone Else ?
     
  5. Apr 20, 2011 at 11:50 AM
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    AC13JohnG

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    I say go for it.
     
  6. Apr 20, 2011 at 11:52 AM
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    davidpick

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    i think it would look pretty good, actually! and it'd be unique for sure, which is +5 bonus points.
     
  7. Apr 20, 2011 at 12:00 PM
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    KMN-BLU

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    It would be unique that is for sure.
     
  8. Apr 20, 2011 at 12:08 PM
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    MedlinAround

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    To Hillbillish for me.. And i'm from KY.
     
  9. Apr 20, 2011 at 12:10 PM
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    have you had anyone photoshop it up so you can see what it might look like? sounds like it would be cool but it'd be nice to get a rough idea first
     
  10. Apr 20, 2011 at 12:26 PM
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    should be closer this this??
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    its different but looks good
     
  12. Apr 20, 2011 at 12:33 PM
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    Last pic is wrong color green. Need to do Olive drab if your gonna do it.
     
  13. Apr 20, 2011 at 12:35 PM
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    VanillaGorilla

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    everyone know's camo adds HP, go for it.
     
  14. Apr 20, 2011 at 1:52 PM
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    not bad
     
  15. Apr 20, 2011 at 1:54 PM
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    RIGHT !:oldglory::infantry:
     
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    Sounds like a great idea! Go with it!:thumbsup:
     
  18. Apr 20, 2011 at 6:05 PM
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    I say go for it man! I think it'd look good and would definitely stand out against that white. I think it'd be even cooler if you could get em dipped in camo the same pattern as the vent visors :cool:
     
  19. Apr 20, 2011 at 6:07 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    od green emblems and wheels would be kickass man. go for it!!
     
  20. May 19, 2011 at 10:51 AM
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    Not a bad idea, but, have you ever heard of Hydro-Dipping(Also know as water transfer printing?) If you get on youtube, you can find a lot of interesting videos on this fairly new technology. I'm hydro dipping a camoflauge pattern on a set of '08 4Runner Wheels right now. I'll have them back within a couple weeks. I'll post some pictures once I get them back.

    If you have the money and you really want the camoflauge look, I would hydro-dip if I were you. Not many people know about it. Good luck.

    p.s. It's costing me a little over $600 for a set of fully custom wheels. But, that's because I'm having a lot of detail work done. A set of 4 wheels is usually around $300 to $400 dollars just to have them printed. If the wheels need to be sand blasted for the base coat, then you're looking at about another $30 to $40 per wheel.
     
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