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Painting wheels/help

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by bgdeer1, May 13, 2010.

  1. May 13, 2010 at 9:57 AM
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    bgdeer1

    bgdeer1 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    3 inch lift in back 1 1/2 front. 31' mesa A/T's. Alpine deck, alpine speakers, l5 kicker solo baric sub
    can someone photoshop a picture of my rims painted black for me? my computer is old and doesnt have photoshop =/

    thanks!

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  2. May 13, 2010 at 10:05 AM
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    badguybuster

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    Do a search under photoshop. There is an ongoing thread for this
     
  3. May 13, 2010 at 10:07 AM
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    bgdeer1

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    i couldnt not find any white tacomas with the stock trd wheels painted black...
     
  4. May 13, 2010 at 10:23 AM
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    badguybuster

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    Put your request and pics on that thread. It will get done pretty quickly there.
     
  5. May 13, 2010 at 10:34 AM
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    bgdeer1

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    thanks !
     
  6. May 13, 2010 at 10:40 AM
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    bgdeer1

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    i had a few questions along with painting rims. Once painted, putting the wheels back on has anyone had any problems getting them on without chipping the paint? i know its a pain in the ass to get the tire back on but im woundering since its gonna be painted will the bolts that hold the tire on scratch or chip the newly painted rim? or will you not be able to tell.
     
  7. May 13, 2010 at 1:25 PM
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    RPain

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    A lot of people don't worry about taking the tires off unless they are getting the wheels powdercoated. Just stick some notecards between the rim and tire all the way around and you're in good shape. If the paint chips while you are putting it back on hopefully it won't be too much that you can't touch up
     
  8. Jun 21, 2010 at 6:11 PM
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