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Satoshi Grille

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by danstacoma, Jan 5, 2011.

  1. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:14 PM
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    danstacoma

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    so i started my satoshi build today here are some pics :)
    [​IMG] cut the insert out
    [​IMG] this is the epoxy i used
    [​IMG] The paint and putty from a local parts store bout $25
    [​IMG] epoxyed in some plastic pieces from the insert
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    [​IMG] put some tape to hold on the pieces while the epoxy settled
    [​IMG] the pics of the putty and sanding alot of sanding
    [​IMG] and the paint on the inside :D gonna paint the grille white..... waiting from the mesh to come in... should have it done friday or saturday ill post pics when done.... What do you think
     
  2. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:23 PM
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    Hugebergen

    Hugebergen Crash and burn live and learn

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    I'm in the process of doing a white one right now as well. Paints all done, I had a auto body supply shop here mix my white for me turned out great. Just waiting on mesh to. Hope yours turns out good for you.
     
  3. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:37 PM
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    Hunter500ky

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    Awesome where is the DIY guide I searched maybe Im retarded lol


    Looks good I was thinking of trying this.
     
  4. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:45 PM
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    danstacoma

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    whats the color code on your truck.... 040?? j/w cause that paint i bought is the same color as my truck its in the first pic its 040 paint paid 7 bucks for it body shop cant touch that lol
     
  5. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:57 PM
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    I remember sanding a lot. I hate sanding.

    I have had mine for about a year and the only issue I have ad is the cable ties popping off. I fixed them a few months ago and so far so good.
     
  6. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:58 PM
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    ^^^that a question i need answered what did you use to attach the mesh to the grille????
     
  7. Jan 5, 2011 at 8:05 PM
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    Johns Taco

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    Just won a used grill off ebay, can't wait to get started on mine! :D
     
  8. Jan 5, 2011 at 8:17 PM
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    window tint, tool box
    There is one in my area on craigslist for 50$ im thinking about buying it and doing the same. looks good so far !
     
  9. Jan 5, 2011 at 8:20 PM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    Nice work!! Looks like some Budweiser was involved too!!:rolleyes:
     
  10. Jan 5, 2011 at 8:22 PM
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  11. Jan 5, 2011 at 8:27 PM
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    window tint, tool box
    that is cheaper.Thank you for sharing the link!
     
  12. Jan 5, 2011 at 8:55 PM
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    wow i like i gotta get started on mine where do you get the mesh from. i work at a body shop so everything is going to be quite simple the cutting sanding and painting. . .
     
  13. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:14 PM
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    Yes it helps relax me lol :drunk:


    got the mesh from http://www.customcargrills.com/products.asp?cat=67... i picked the small hexagon design it should be in the mail tomorrow so ill post pics :)
     
  14. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:26 PM
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    fa sho thanks i think ama look for a grill and save my stock one. just in case something goes bad. hehe
     
  15. Jan 6, 2011 at 3:24 PM
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    Yeah my paint code is 040. As far a attaching the grille I got some L brackets for shelving from homedepot and exopy them to the grille. I'll just tie wrap to those.
     
  16. Jan 6, 2011 at 3:38 PM
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    Looking good Dan
     
  17. Jan 6, 2011 at 5:10 PM
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    danstacoma

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    Thanks man cant wait to get it done and ill be sure to have pics up soon.... doing some more painting then ill be off to clear coat ill post pics as soon as i get it done.... most likely will be saturday :)
     
  18. Jan 6, 2011 at 8:05 PM
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    [​IMG]
    got the mesh today :) cant wait for it to be done hope it looks good.... should be done saturday :woot:
     
  19. Jan 10, 2011 at 6:13 PM
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    danstacoma

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    so got everything done here are some pics check it out let me kno what you think :)
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  20. Jan 10, 2011 at 7:15 PM
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    looks goood!
     
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