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Satoshi Mesh/Paint

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by chaos316, Dec 1, 2011.

  1. Dec 1, 2011 at 1:35 AM
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    chaos316

    chaos316 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So I ordered a new grill from parts geek and am planning on doing the satoshi with it. Ill be buying all of my stuff and hardware from lowe's probably tomorrow. Does anyone know if they sell any type of mesh that i could use there? Or should i just use the grill craft? and another thing, I was thinking about painting the grill myself with dupli-color. What are your opinions of this? Or should i take it to a shop and have it professionally done, and what are the normal price ranges of getting a grill color matched?
     
  2. Dec 1, 2011 at 1:41 AM
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    TnRedNeck721

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    i would have it professionally done. but maybe because i think it would hold up to hitting birds and stuff. lol i hit dirts ALLOT!! this year i have hit like 6 or 7. and ran one over.
     
  3. Dec 1, 2011 at 2:51 AM
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    Johns Taco

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    I'm 39 and have never hit or ran over a bird, please let me know how you are doing this so I can adjust my driving habbits.
     
  4. Dec 1, 2011 at 2:54 AM
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    TnRedNeck721

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    hahahaha. well some times i will speed up or slow down. and some times it’s just a dumbass bird that is to slow or flies in the me. in a little over 2 years i have hit like 15. lol plus the one i ran over when it was eating a dead raccoon.
     
  5. Dec 1, 2011 at 2:57 AM
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    He runs a Satoshi making service, and I think he might sell pre-cut mesh for the DIY-ers. Just a thought
     
  6. Dec 1, 2011 at 9:12 AM
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    I got my mesh for my Satoshi from homer.. then used OEM black trim paint. Just cleaned it, and sprayed. It has held up for the last 6 to 7 months. The black trim paint is awesome. matches any black trim on any vehicle. You can get It from any auto parts store.
     
  7. Dec 1, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    Dood, you need a door gunner :D
     
  8. Dec 1, 2011 at 9:53 AM
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    broken mods
    priceless rep to you
    this^^^^^^^^^^
     
  9. Dec 1, 2011 at 2:41 PM
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    i know but i feel like lowes, home depot, or menards would have something cheaper
     
  10. Dec 1, 2011 at 2:44 PM
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    I'd just rattle can if I were you. Mines been done for over 2 years now and there is only a few small chips of where rocks have hit it.
     
  11. Dec 1, 2011 at 2:47 PM
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    yes they do its all the same id say...
    good luck
     
  12. Dec 1, 2011 at 3:09 PM
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    As long as its not a chrome sanded down, go with a duplicolor and nice light coats. Take your time, do not rush AT ALL... you'll regret it :)
     
  13. Dec 1, 2011 at 3:22 PM
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    :rofl: nice fix. i have hit a opossum with my taco. lol. i guess thats what happens when you don’t live in the city! :D
     
  15. Dec 1, 2011 at 4:57 PM
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    iono bout them... i had about half an inch short from top to bottom and they wouldnt do anything.... i showed them pics and everything

     
  16. Dec 1, 2011 at 5:49 PM
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    chaos316

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    yea thats why id like to buy it at a store. does anyone know which department it would be in?
     
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