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Satoshi Grill Symbols

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Claytor, Jun 22, 2010.

  1. Jun 22, 2010 at 8:58 PM
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    Claytor

    Claytor [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Full OME Lift W/top spacers, Dakars in the rear, extended rear brakelines, CHROME Satoshi, 17x8 American Racing Mojave Teflons, Nitto 295/70/R17 Trail Grapplers
    Picked this up a few weeks ago for my Satoshi Grill mod.

    Got from a place called Wimberley Four Wheel Drive, Just outside San Marcos TX off of I-35.

    The guy over there had about 10 more of these if anyone is looking for one. he even had a few from other old toyotas that were a bit different
    http://sanantonio.citysearch.com/pr...erley_four_wheel_drive.html#profileTab-photos

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    Its from a 1980 somethin Land Cruiser cost me 20 bucks, threw some paint on it and it turned out pretty nice.

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    Taped it off

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    Kinda looked like ass, so i touched it up by hand with some silver paint and a sharpie haha

    Then clear coated it and BAM!!!!
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  2. Jun 22, 2010 at 8:59 PM
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    AzogSS

    AzogSS Well-Known Member

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    Looks good man!
     
  3. Jun 22, 2010 at 8:59 PM
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    deadbolt

    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    looks good man.
    mustve been tedious taping it off
     
  4. Jun 22, 2010 at 8:59 PM
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    tim920

    tim920 Never seen Forest Gump

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    Nice. :thumbsup:
     
  5. Jun 22, 2010 at 9:04 PM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    X2. Taping always takes the longest though.:eek:
     
  6. Jun 22, 2010 at 9:16 PM
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    Claytor

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    taping was a bitch.....and i was kinda pissed when i took off the tape and it looked sloppy, but I think i cleaned it up pretty nice, that sharpie was money and the clearcoat made it really pop
     
  7. Jun 23, 2010 at 7:32 AM
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    T0LLPHR33

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    that's looking really good...:D

    now get that sucka on the grill and post pics...:p
     
  8. Jun 23, 2010 at 9:00 AM
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    Simon2150

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    Nice find!
     
  9. Jun 23, 2010 at 4:55 PM
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    Cape Codder

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    Haven't had a chance to Post the Grill or Avid Light Bar, but I thought I'd contribute one here. Started with same emblem, cut letters apart, cut out center of "O's" and "A", so mesh would show thru. Filled back with epoxy, drilled and tapped each letter for 4-40 stainless screws, mounted letters on rubber washers with plastic washers on back, under screwheads. Haven't loosened in the 1st 100 miles. BUT, I didn't tape, and butchered the silver outline with a brush. I'll redo it sometime, but 'til then I'll have to drive fast.

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