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Painting the truck...ideas please!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by AlexForbesR6, Aug 23, 2009.

  1. Aug 23, 2009 at 1:02 PM
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    AlexForbesR6

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    Im looking to get my truck painted and i was shooting around some ideas so i figured i would like to get you guy's input.


    I was thinking either a super bright Alpine White

    or since i would be getting it painted maybe something a little more custom like a light tan/khaki

    does anyone else have theirs painted that sort of a colour?
    if so pics please!!!
     
  2. Aug 23, 2009 at 1:07 PM
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  3. Aug 23, 2009 at 1:23 PM
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    Do Virginia Tech colors, I think it would look friggin awesome.
     
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  5. Aug 23, 2009 at 2:37 PM
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    matte black
     
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    VA tech orange... xterras have a similar color that i think looks badass
     
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    Matte Black!!!!!FTW!!!!!
     
  8. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:11 PM
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    i definately wanted a kinda creamy look...not metallic...almost a matte paint with a gloss overcoat if that makes an sense
     
  9. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:12 PM
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    and you VA Tech ppl are crazy!!!
    haha

    i might get shot when i go to college station or san antonio

    (i have friends at A&M and UT)
     
  10. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:14 PM
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    plusss orange is to in your face...
    i want subtle yet badass

    kind of safari-esque
     
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    you cant tell me that doesnt look sweet
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  12. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:16 PM
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    that is pretty nice....but DEF too "I HAVE A B.A. PAINT JOB LOOK AT ME!!!"

    haha
     
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    matte black!! do it. . ..
     
  14. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:26 PM
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    like this
    [​IMG]

    or this
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    or this
    [​IMG]

    or this
    [​IMG]

    i reallly like that last one :D
     
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    that first land cruiser paint is sweet... theres one that i drive by to work everyday, real clean like that one
     
  16. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:37 PM
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    oh yeah...i kinda want that sorta colour with either some gun metal trd rims or the white ar rims like the ones on the last one
     
  17. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:38 PM
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    that would look pretty sweet... btw why are u painting it anyways
     
  18. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:43 PM
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    i bought my truck used and dont love the impluse red....ive never been a fan of maroon :(

    but i got a smoking deal on the truck and it was everything i had been looking(except colour) for after searching through endless tacos so i jumped on it
     
  19. Aug 23, 2009 at 3:55 PM
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    I say do matte black. or do the cream colored fj cruiser/SEMA tacoma.
     
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