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What looks the best? (Satoshi w/ Lettering)

Discussion in 'HomerTaco' started by CanisLupus, Dec 12, 2012.

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What looks the best?

  1. White

    92 vote(s)
    35.5%
  2. Magnetic Grey Metallic (1G3)

    113 vote(s)
    43.6%
  3. Black

    43 vote(s)
    16.6%
  4. I couldn't care less.

    11 vote(s)
    4.2%
  1. Dec 22, 2012 at 6:16 PM
    #21
    Roll Tide

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    Color match, unless you are adding white accessories...like wheels. These "Raptor" letters are more of the old FJ style...and they were white on those...but usually the grille was white, or the wheels. For me, since everything else is color matched, go MGM or black. Just my .02.
     
  2. Dec 31, 2012 at 10:23 AM
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    CanisLupus

    CanisLupus [OP] Previously "MGMTacoFF"

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    I'm leaning towards MGM now that I've seen Allen's truck, who has a similar grille. I still have 5-6 months to decide. ;)

    Matt
     
  3. Dec 31, 2012 at 10:28 AM
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    The MGM looks great.
     
  4. Dec 31, 2012 at 10:39 AM
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  5. Jan 1, 2013 at 12:59 PM
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    How do you mount the letters?
     
  6. Jan 1, 2013 at 1:04 PM
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    CanisLupus

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    People on here mostly use 3M Exterior Mounting Tape, which is what I will be using.

    Matt
     
  7. Jan 1, 2013 at 1:06 PM
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    MarkM

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    I'm surprised that holds up with the holes in the grill. I just bought a grillcraft to avoid waiting months for these grills. But would absolutely love one!
     
  8. Jan 1, 2013 at 1:14 PM
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    Dsmooth87

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    MGM looks the best. Ive had both. [​IMG]
     
  9. Jan 2, 2013 at 6:08 PM
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    I like dark on the black mesh
    I painted mine black and outlined in silver
    I vote for Magnetic Grey Metallic (1G3)



    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]


    CC
     
  10. Jan 11, 2013 at 10:48 PM
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    Relocate your horns :thumbsup:
     
  11. Jan 11, 2013 at 10:49 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Looks great
     
  12. Jan 12, 2013 at 1:29 AM
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    I will be getting letters soon for mines and was planning on MGM with silver outline, so you know where my vote goes :D
     
  13. Jan 13, 2013 at 5:17 PM
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    Dsmooth87, Link in my Sig has an easy relocation write up

    Whai, Thank Ya Suhr :p


    CC
     
  14. Jan 14, 2013 at 6:10 PM
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  15. Jan 15, 2013 at 6:24 AM
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    ^^^^^this looks SICK Jack!!! I would do this if I were you Matt!
     
  16. Jan 15, 2013 at 12:51 PM
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    Thanks, It's still a work in progress


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  17. Jan 15, 2013 at 12:59 PM
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    CanisLupus

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    I really like that but I don't think I would be able to be patient enough to do the white outline. But I think I will be going with MGM, since I've seen another member on here with a similar grille to what I will be getting (with MGM lettering) and after I color matched my OEM emblem.

    [​IMG]

    Matt
     
  18. Jan 15, 2013 at 1:20 PM
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    Simple, get a paint pen. Just fill in the "Rabbet" around the letters with it.
    I bought one for touch-up before I did the Emblem.
    When I did the Grill and Emblem, I used a brush for the outline.
    It wasn't 'til someone in my "Separate Letter Emblem Write-Up", suggested a Paint Pen,
    that I realized I had forgotten all about havin' one. :facepalm:
    Good Luck, the color matched MGM should look great



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  19. Mar 31, 2013 at 4:55 PM
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    CanisLupus

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    Keep meaning to to do this. Here's an updated picture of what I did for anyone who is in the same position I was. Colormatched emblem with primer, Duplicolor colormatch paint, and a clear coat.

    [​IMG]

    Matt
     
  20. Mar 31, 2013 at 5:11 PM
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