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TRD Stencil

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by mgage10, May 4, 2010.

  1. May 4, 2010 at 11:25 AM
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    mgage10

    mgage10 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    3" Pro Comp Lift 18x9 XD Addicts on 285/60R18 Nitto Terra Grapplers TRD Skid Plate Gray Husky Liners Venture Shield TRD Sport Pedals Seat Belt Alarm Disabled LED Map Lights (Cool White) LED Dome Light (Cool White) LED License Plate Lights (Cool White) White Engine Cover White Grill Badge White Key Fob Debadged Tailgate Fog Light Anytime Mod 30% Window Tint Black Mesh Upper Grillcraft with White Toyota Emblem Black Mesh Lower Grillcraft Black Mesh Grillcraft Triangles Tinted Fog Light Covers Black Fog Light Surround Powder Coated Short White Antenna AFE Stage 2 Pro-Dry S Intake
    Does anyone have a TRD Stencil? I want to paint a TRD on my skid plate.
     
  2. May 4, 2010 at 11:27 AM
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    whippersnapper02

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    One question? Do you offroad? If you do it will be gone the next time you go out.
     
  3. May 4, 2010 at 11:30 AM
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    I don't do anything serious so I'm not too worried about it. I've seen them and want to know if anyone has a stencil
     
  4. May 4, 2010 at 11:35 AM
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    whippersnapper02

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    Maybe print it out on paper and just cut it out.
     
  5. May 4, 2010 at 11:37 AM
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    I'm talking a big stencil. Once that covers nearly the whole width of the skid plate. You picking up what i'm throwing down?
     
  6. May 4, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    I made one. First Blow up the decal you want to stencil on a computer. Place a heavy layer of painters tape on piece on plywood. Tape the decal printout on top of the painters tape. With a sharp edged razor cut along the outline of the decal. Carefully remove the painters tape as one piece and walaa......stencil.
     
  7. May 4, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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  8. May 4, 2010 at 11:40 AM
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    I will post a pic tommorow
     
  9. May 4, 2010 at 11:43 AM
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    Awesome thanks man. I'm gonna need to see some pictures to know exactly how to do it.
     
  10. May 25, 2010 at 11:04 PM
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    Did you get the TRD painted on your skid plate?
    [​IMG]
     
  11. Jun 2, 2010 at 5:15 PM
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    I haven't yet. I want to but wasn't sure how everyone did it.
     
  12. Jun 2, 2010 at 7:06 PM
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    Learn from my mistake don’t use regular black spray paint, it chips and looks like crap after a month. I did that and ended up scraping it all off and spraying it again with 3M rubberized undercoating. Since then I have not had any problems with it chipping.

    First step is to spray the plate with quality undercoating. 3M rubberized undercoating worked great for me and I picked it up at AutoZone. Once the plate is dry you are ready for the TRD logo if you chose to put one on it.

    The TRD logo is easy all you need to do is take a TRD logo you find on line like the one below paste it into Excel (you could use other programs but Excel works good and easy) and stretch it the desired size and print. I printed off a couple different sizes just to make sure to get the size I wanted. Next cut out the TRD log out and carefully tape around each letter leaving the exposed plate bare for painting. Take your time on this step don’t rush otherwise it will it won’t turn out right. Once you are ready to paint the TRD logo tape off the rest of the plate to avoid overspray.

    Let me know if you have any questions.

    Hope to see you around SLC.


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    http://offroadcruisers.com/old/toyota_trd.jpg
    [​IMG]
     
  13. Jun 2, 2010 at 7:21 PM
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    You are the man. I'm probably going to do this next week. Thanks for helping me out!
    That'd be sweet if we ran into each other.
     
  14. Jun 3, 2010 at 10:50 AM
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    You could also blow up the graphic/logo you want and take the file on a disc or print out to a sign company that works with vinyl. Then all you have to do is put the decal on.

    Sockmonkey on TW could probably make one for you too.
     
  15. Jun 3, 2010 at 11:00 AM
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    yeah, blow this up to about 15" wide
    [​IMG]

    it looks funny because it needs to be elongated to look proportional when viewed from the front of the vehicle

    like this .... (WW_FIREFIGHTER, i think)
    [​IMG]
     
  16. Jun 6, 2010 at 4:54 PM
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    Awesome. Thanks guys!
     
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