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Questions about Plastidip!

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by jbclarke16, Jan 14, 2012.

  1. Jan 14, 2012 at 9:37 PM
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    jbclarke16

    jbclarke16 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Tomorrow i plan on using plastidip to black my grill surround, and all other chrome, plus the bottom lip on the front on my tacoma and i was wondering how good this stuff holds up?
     
  2. Jan 14, 2012 at 9:39 PM
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    memario1214

    memario1214 Vivid Illumination Vendor

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    Plan on it holding up approx 8 months before you have to redo it... of you want it to stay looking good
     
  3. Jan 14, 2012 at 9:45 PM
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    jbclarke16

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    i gotcha.
     
  4. Apr 17, 2012 at 7:38 AM
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    Boerseun

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    Another somewhat related question:
    I painted the strips at my windows with plasti dip, and it looks okay (a lot better than before anyways), however, when I drive with the window open and have my arm resting on the strip, it is still sticky. It is about 2 or 3 months since I painted it. Does it stay sticky like this?
    Thanks.



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  5. Apr 17, 2012 at 7:42 AM
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    saundern

    saundern Swerve for nothing

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    Heat from the sun tends to make it feel sticky. Don't expect it to go away as long as the sun is still shining
     
  6. Apr 17, 2012 at 7:43 AM
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    Sadly opted to doing my wheels and tails, and considering I'm off road a lot for work, its held up great! And the lights (in my opinion) look great, tons of compliments
     
  8. May 18, 2012 at 1:03 AM
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    LAoffroadin BURY ME WITH MY TACO!!

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    ive done the rims along with a buddy. 3 coats in 2 hours each and they look amazing... check out the thread in my sig for pics...
     
  9. Jun 24, 2012 at 1:47 PM
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    I also need to do something with the window strips. As anyone done anything other than plasti dip? The sticky part seems like it would get rather annoying at times.

    I assume a possibly option would be to sand the mother out of it and use some good ol' rattle can action. Has anyone done something like that?
     
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