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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by badguybuster, Apr 9, 2009.

  1. Apr 9, 2009 at 12:12 PM
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    badguybuster

    badguybuster [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I am thinking of diamond plating my engine cover on the sides and painting the middle strip to match the truck. What do ya think?
     
  2. Apr 9, 2009 at 12:15 PM
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    TacticalBacon13

    TacticalBacon13 Sorry for party rockin'

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    sounds good its a cheap and good looking mod. here is mine
    [​IMG]
     
  3. Apr 9, 2009 at 12:17 PM
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    badguybuster

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    That is gorgeous, well done.
     
  4. Apr 9, 2009 at 12:54 PM
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    Veccster

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    That is nice!

    Did you clear coat or just use different plastic paint? I used Krylon.

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    Regarding the diamond plating, I think it would look good. Use bonding that will not be affected by engine heat. It would definitely be different!
     
  5. Apr 9, 2009 at 1:10 PM
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    TacticalBacon13

    TacticalBacon13 Sorry for party rockin'

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    i used ahisive promoter and used automotive paint and put three layers of clear coats.
     
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