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What do you think of the Homeroshi OPTION?

Discussion in 'HomerTaco' started by HomerTaco, May 13, 2011.

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What do you think of this grille?

Poll closed Jun 12, 2011.
  1. WOW! That's KickAss!

    22.6%
  2. Pretty Cool

    43.2%
  3. Meh, OK

    15.3%
  4. Nah! That's Dumb...

    3.1%
  5. WTF is that? Are you High???

    3.1%
  6. Stop Wasting Your Time HomerTaco.

    2.1%
  7. How the Fuck did you bend that?!

    23.8%
  1. May 13, 2011 at 9:55 PM
    #1
    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    So my insert GB was almost a total FAIL. I say Almost because I have at least been able to supply at a good price the Mesh to complete the project to a few fellow members...
    My latest endeavor is this. A Satoshi-Like Mesh insert that uses the same contour as the stock grille.
    [​IMG]
    The idea here is to be able to eliminate the time consuming Bondo/Fiberglass process for the typical Satoshi Mod...
    Here is a close up of the different size mesh I used as compared to the "Mesh #1" I have in my for sale thread.
    [​IMG]
    At this point I'm not offering this for sale... Very labor intensive and I would not even know where to start with a price.
    Just looking for feedback from fellow TW members.
    Thanks!:D

    **EDIT**

    Per popular request, here is a shot of this new Mesh fitted in Boyds Busted up surround...
    [​IMG]

    And now painted Black:
    [​IMG]
    And now all together again.....:D
    [​IMG]

    And Finally:

    MOUNTED ON THE TRUCK......:D
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    Link to F/S Thread: http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2n...l-homeroshi-grill-f-s-thread.html#post3223372
     
  2. May 13, 2011 at 9:59 PM
    #2
    VanillaGorilla

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    I think thats pretty original I would have never thought of it, be interesting to see it sprayed black. Love the idea though! +1 for you.
     
  3. May 13, 2011 at 10:03 PM
    #3
    charles08tacoma

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    I'd buy one. Very nice & original idea.
     
  4. May 13, 2011 at 10:07 PM
    #4
    sachou

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    I voted pretty cool, because it's a new, unique idea.

    I also voted Meh, OK because I need to see it mocked on the truck in the sunlight.
     
  5. May 13, 2011 at 10:18 PM
    #5
    epa4wd

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    I like it, I already have an idea for an emblem for it, I want!
     
  6. May 13, 2011 at 10:31 PM
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    OZ-T

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    Where is the " How the fuck did you bend that ? " choice ?
     
  7. May 13, 2011 at 10:35 PM
    #7
    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    :anonymous: Iz got skillz.... :spy:
     
  8. May 14, 2011 at 12:31 AM
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    Tarheelz2350

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    I like it. Not my cup of tea though. Could definitely see a market for it though. Looks like your a damn good fabricator. Good luck with it.
     
  9. May 14, 2011 at 2:41 AM
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    Tarheelz2350

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    Nope slightly inebriated at the moment though. :drunk:
     
  10. May 14, 2011 at 2:54 AM
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    TACOMA TRD

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    That would look good with a brushed aluminum color surround.
     
  11. May 14, 2011 at 3:43 AM
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    MurphMan

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    Just not seeing it. As suggested, you should finish it and put it on the truck.
     
  12. May 14, 2011 at 5:26 AM
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    90YotaPU

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    I'd definitely be interested as I'd love to have mesh behind the grill. Depends on the price.
     
  13. May 14, 2011 at 5:29 AM
    #13
    jjew18

    jjew18 the Nightman cometh!

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    Added extra awesomeness to its original awesomeness.
    Any pics of it installed to see the full view? Right off hand it doesn't sound appealing. +1rep though for the trouble and effort on the grilles!
     
  14. May 14, 2011 at 6:34 AM
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    Nick54

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    Not necessarily up on the material, but the design is sweeeeet. Emblem options could keep this interesting. Nice work
     
  15. May 14, 2011 at 7:12 AM
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    Burgman

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    Get ready for piles of bugs to fill it, small birds, etc... The bends however look like u put in work and it does look cool
     
  16. May 14, 2011 at 7:12 AM
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    chris4x4

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    No shit!!!


    adding it to poll...
     
  17. May 14, 2011 at 7:12 AM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    Thanks for the input everyone!
    I'll try to get it put together later this weekend.
    I want to get my snorkel on first....:cool:
     
  18. May 14, 2011 at 7:26 AM
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    rcbs204

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    I can't muster an opinion until it is fully installed!
     
  19. May 14, 2011 at 8:21 AM
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    savoy

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    Looks sick. Would look even better black.
    Woulds lights fit behind it ?
     
  20. May 14, 2011 at 8:25 AM
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    Jerez

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    i think its looks pretty cool...very nice idea!!! :D:D
     
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