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THE PLASTI-DIP MEGA THREAD!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by mmtaco06, Aug 10, 2010.

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Plasti-Dip

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  1. Paleus

    Paleus Well-Known Member

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    Anthracite! Anybody tried it? How close is it to MGM? Thinking of doing anthracite and glossifier on my chrome grill surround.
     
  2. Naholo808

    Naholo808 Well-Known Member

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    Okay, just finished with my driver side tacoma emblem. Thank god it went well. Everything's good, finally. Lol
     
  3. envelop

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    thought i would try something different, if anyones interested on how it would look..... Flat brown (camo) plasti Derp chrome front Grill on 2013 Pyrite Mica. Think it turned out pretty well. Might do the Rear bumper to match.
    found the camo derp here:
    https://www.dipyourcar.com/Camo-Colors/
    Cheers-cort

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  4. A7xschecter6661

    A7xschecter6661 Well-Known Member

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    plastidipped the stupid grey insert by the license plate so it matches the grill.



    Before
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    during
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    after
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    came out perfect, no runs or anything. Looks factory
     
  5. Fiolo

    Fiolo Senior member

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    Turned out very nice man , flows right with the pyrite , better than black IMO
     
  6. teamjm

    teamjm Active Member

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    Hi guys, where do you buy your plasti dip? I'm from the Philippines and im planning to ship a few cans here. Any online sites?

    Thanks!


    * okay its right above me :0 If you have any other sites, just let me know. thanks!
     
    Last edited: Oct 14, 2013
  7. A7xschecter6661

    A7xschecter6661 Well-Known Member

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    I buy mine at lowes. I think it was $5.98.

    Price isn't really a concern when 1/3 a can did my lower bumper insert a few posts up.

    Probably another can or 2 and I can do all my badges, rear bumper and all 4 wheels
     
  8. Naholo808

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    That looks awesome!!!!
    Hey, How'd you take out that bottom insert?
     
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  9. SixtyDashOne

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    i was just wondering the same thing!
     
  10. A7xschecter6661

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    First look down below the foglights and you will see a blue clip on each side that holds the bumper tabs in, You have to push the tab in then pull it out.

    Then towards the bottom of the bumper insert there are 2 clips built into it that go through the bumper cover. These can be seen also from behind and you just push them up while pushing the insert forward.

    Last, open the hood and look down to the top of the bumper insert. There are 5 or 6 more clips built into the bumper insert that when they go through the bumper they pop up. push them down while pulling out on the bumper insert and work your way across and it should pop right out.

    The whole bottom edge of the insert has push in tabs too. Pull down and towards the front and they pop out.


    I went out to see if it was removable and a few minutes later walked away with the insert in hand. Pull on the front then look at the back to see what's holding it. Looks 1000 times better black and matching the grill.

    Just did the emblems tonight!
     
  11. SixtyDashOne

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    thanks for the heads up.. i will try it tomorrow!
     
  12. Konvict KROG

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  13. A7xschecter6661

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  14. Fiolo

    Fiolo Senior member

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    Looks nice ! Love plastidip
     
  15. xtyfighterx

    xtyfighterx Master Shredder

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    Did my grill surround and emblem
    [​IMG]
     
  16. Konvict KROG

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    Good call it looks great
     
  17. Oregoniangrown

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    How did you do the tape work on this with the multiple coats (I am assuming)? I would like to do some retro graphics like my '95 had. Something like this [​IMG]

    Nice Derp Work!
     
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  18. Naholo808

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    TINTS: 5% all around except windshield LIGHTING: FogLight Anytime (2006KJ) HID Headlights - 6000k Hi/Lo Beam HID Foglights - 5000k DTRLs - Triton 6k white/amber switchback (VLEDS) LED CREE Reverse Lights LED “cool white” Map Lights LED “cool white” Dome light LED “cool white” Parking Lights LED “cool white” License Plate INTERIOR: Wet Okoles - Black w/ Charcoal Piping. (Front and Back) Armrest / Center Console Cover (Blueinstinct) DOOR PULL HANDLE COVERS (Blueinstinct) Pillar Grab Handle Covers (Blueinstinct) Rear "OH SHIT" Grab handles (Blueinstinct) EXTERIOR: Black TRD grill emblem Plasti-dipped emblems Plasti-dipped front bottom insert Black OEM side steps Black OEM bedmat MATTE BLACK TRD w/ Hawaiian Islands BEDSIDE DECAL - (Cboy808) WHT KAHULUI Decal “Maui Built” (Maui Tropix) BLK Decepticon Decal - (Cboy808) BLK Mickey Mouse shaka Decal - (Cboy808) WHEELS: 17in TRD Sport rims P265/70R17 Black Gorilla Lug nuts
    Im assuming you left the dip in the "A" in tacoma.. I was a pain for me.. was it for u?
     
  19. mattygaff

    mattygaff Beat em

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    Will Plastidip hold up if I use it to line the floors of my jeep? It's a 73 CJ5 that has a fiberglass tub. Thanks.
     
  20. Fiolo

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    I wouldn't recommend it for flooring since its a very busy area and would get peeled off easily
     
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