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Old 02-01-2010, 05:09 PM   #41
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dear Don I was wondering what percent the gunsmoke film is? thanks for your time
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Old 02-01-2010, 05:35 PM   #42
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Old 03-31-2010, 11:43 AM   #43
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Tinted the clear part of the tail lights in these pictures:







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Old 04-28-2010, 01:58 PM   #44
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Started to do some red tail light tinting for some Suby guys. I'll try to get those pictures up once I get them off of my camera.

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Old 05-17-2010, 09:30 PM   #45
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Not the usual with what you guys are used to, but here are some pictures of an STI that I tinted/vinyled his stock tail lights in red. Maybe it'll give you guys some ideas or thoughts?





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Old 05-18-2010, 06:33 AM   #46
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dear Don I was wondering what percent the gunsmoke film is? thanks for your time
Me too.
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Old 05-19-2010, 02:20 AM   #48
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Not the usual with what you guys are used to, but here are some pictures of an STI that I tinted/vinyled his stock tail lights in red. Maybe it'll give you guys some ideas or thoughts?

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Looks fantastic, should've been like that from the factory!
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Pictures of on a black E60 from this weekend.

Don't mind the exposure of the picture, it was necessary in order to try and get the actual tint of the tail lights to come out how they were actually looking like at that moment.

I'll get the other pictures up once I edit/resize them. The tint was just perfect in person, and we had no problems laying it over even that small raised part of the corner of the tail light section.





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lol Don, i've been checking out your vinyl wraps and now tinted lights, nice work you got there, you also remind me so much of the mod scooters scene back in Vietnam
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Old 05-19-2010, 09:53 AM   #51
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lol Don, i've been checking out your vinyl wraps and now tinted lights, nice work you got there, you also remind me so much of the mod scooters scene back in Vietnam
I guess it doesn't help that I am Vietnamese, huh? Haha.
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Don - any more pics of tinting/smoking over amber tails? I have a wagon/touring - do you have a template for them?

Also - are you going to be at bimmerfest?
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Old 05-19-2010, 01:16 PM   #54
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Don - any more pics of tinting/smoking over amber tails? I have a wagon/touring - do you have a template for them?

Also - are you going to be at bimmerfest?
I actually haven't done any amber tail lights with the smoked film yet. I also do not do templates.

I won't be going to bimmerfest this year.

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Once I figure it out, I'll let you know. What % were you looking for or what do you have now?

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Once I figure it out, I'll let you know. What % were you looking for or what do you have now?

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I don't have anything now, however I plan to tint my rear-tails in the near future.

I was looking for something of this shade below. However, because it's a picture online, I can't get a complete picture in my head of what my tails will look like. What's the tint % of this:



I pretty much want to move from a bright, light red from my tail lights toward a more dark maroon/crimson, but NOT black, look while allowing excellent exposure of my LEDs.


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All of the pictures are of the same material/tint. The pictures that I took of them are exactly what they looked like at that time in person.
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Some tails I did today:









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All of the pictures are of the same material/tint. The pictures that I took of them are exactly what they looked like at that time in person.
So then what percentage tint are you using?
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