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Pictures of black emblems on your truck

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Bamahoyt, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. Jun 1, 2010 at 1:01 PM
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    Bamahoyt

    Bamahoyt [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have an 05 super white DC 4x4 LB and want to black out my emblems but haven't seen any pictures of the blacked emblems on actual trucks so i am asking to see yours if you've done them
     
  2. Jun 1, 2010 at 1:04 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Check out my gallery. Dont have to many close-ups though.:eek:
     
  3. Jun 1, 2010 at 1:08 PM
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    VooDoo

    VooDoo More Cowbell!

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  4. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:05 PM
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    my pics should have my emblems in black , nothing close either
     
  5. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:09 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    To the OP: Honestly, just paint them black or debadge it. It will look way better trust us.;) I would have debadged but I have a white and black theme so I just blacked out my badges.:cool:
     
  6. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:15 PM
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    same thing here , i have a rugged trail , so white and black was my only option, i actualld did mine wih bedliner because i had extra , but it's chipping so i have to do it again , fail
     
  7. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:18 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Yeah that would look pretty cool with the bedliner stuff. I also have a little chip on the front drivers side on the bottom from a rock since I had to remove my front mud flaps.:( Just sand that baby down and do it over, you should be good to go.;)
     
  8. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:31 PM
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    here i took some pics of mine, i also moved them too , because i like them better now

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  9. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:34 PM
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    yosh2000

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    the last pic in the series.... i would also suggest you get w/ sockmonkey and have him do some vinyl ones for you, much cleaner and they hold up extremely well!

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  10. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:37 PM
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    ajohnson

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    Here are mine :thumbsup:

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  11. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:04 PM
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    I'm contemplating the sae thing right now and I have the same truck as the OP... deisions decisions...
     
  12. Jun 5, 2010 at 10:22 AM
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    Rocketball

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    Here's a few shots of my badges....

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  13. Jun 5, 2010 at 10:28 AM
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    When you prep these for spraying you just lightly sand enough to kill the shine right?
     
  14. Jun 5, 2010 at 10:37 AM
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    That's what I did. Sanded them with 400 wet/dry paper to scuff up the surface. Then cleaned them with denatured alcohol, then painted with Krylon Fusion gloss black.
     
  15. Jun 5, 2010 at 1:23 PM
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    I started to paint mine all black and into the 2nd coat liked the way they looked speckled black. Looks gun metal at a distance of like 5 ft

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  16. Jun 5, 2010 at 3:00 PM
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    What paint is that?
     
  17. Jun 5, 2010 at 7:13 PM
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    Here's mine.

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  18. Jun 7, 2010 at 8:06 AM
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    Krylon fusion flat black for plastics. I removed emblems, washed in soapy hot water, sanded them a lil to rough'em up, washed again, used adhesion promoter for plastic, then did 2-3 light coats until I got the speckeld look I liked and reinstalled
     
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