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want to paint my wheels black

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by toymachine, Nov 20, 2008.

  1. Nov 20, 2008 at 12:09 PM
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    toymachine

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    i wanna paint my wheels black but i dont know if i should paint the whole thing black or keep the machine finished lip and just paint the center black what you guys think?
     
  2. Nov 20, 2008 at 12:16 PM
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    archerytarget

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    try painting just the centers..i think that would look pretty good
     
  3. Nov 20, 2008 at 1:02 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    if you do it...try and find a way to keep the bolts on the spokes silver...

    i think that combined with leaving the lip machined would look sharp

    post pics! i have the same wheels
     
  4. Nov 20, 2008 at 1:05 PM
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    HerNameIsLucy

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    Leave the lip for now, you can always do it later. Easier to add to paint than take paint off.
     
  5. Nov 20, 2008 at 1:17 PM
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    Cool wheels too! What brand/how much/where did you get them?
     
  6. Nov 20, 2008 at 1:55 PM
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    Brunes

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    Yeah...Leave the fat lip on there...and the spoke bolts. That'll look awesome!!

    Take your time and it'll be an awesome one off set of wheels!!
     
  7. Nov 20, 2008 at 2:22 PM
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    obsurfer1990

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    I just painted my wheels black and was wonderingg the samee thingg i kept the lip chromee (or machined finished) it lookksss SWEET!! trust me
     
  8. Nov 20, 2008 at 4:02 PM
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    theyre TRD Ivan Stewarts...i think they run around $250/wheel

    i didnt pay jack for mine
     
  9. Nov 21, 2008 at 4:58 AM
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    AL417

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    Pics please!
     
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