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Old 02-12-2013, 01:03 PM   #161
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Hopefully for Midnight Blue.
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Old 02-13-2013, 09:03 PM   #162
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Old 02-13-2013, 09:15 PM   #163
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Hopefully for Midnight Blue.
Man I wanted to but I just can't justify the cost right now. lol
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Old 02-14-2013, 12:04 PM   #164
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Man I wanted to but I just can't justify the cost right now. lol
Definitely something to weigh out as it will increase the overall cost of the wheels but it's one way to really differentiate your set.
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Maybe my next set I'll do something... really wanted a set for riding around and a set in a nice color for car meets.
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Old 02-15-2013, 12:48 PM   #166
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Sounds good. I'm your man when it comes to the PC finishes.
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You should sponsor me for shows and hook me up with a set
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Old 02-15-2013, 01:10 PM   #168
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We'll see haha. Let me know when you're ready for your second set.
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I do plan on it for sure. They are suppose to be here monday and hopefully I can get them mounted next weekend.
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Old 02-15-2013, 03:00 PM   #170
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Nice. Be sure to post lots of pics!
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Old 03-17-2013, 10:01 PM   #171
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I think I saw some pics of a 'custom brushed clearcoat' if finish on some v701s, is that available or was it a one-off?

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Old 03-18-2013, 12:04 PM   #172
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We've only done a few wheels like that before, and it's a pretty custom thing. We generally don't recommend it because it's more expensive than our standard powder coated finishes, and the results vary a bit between wheels. The wheels end up looking like this though.





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That looks amazing. Good heavens.
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I don't at the moment. From further back though it pretty much looks like a silver wheel haha.
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Whats the name of the color on the right?


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I often have customers asking for our Hyper Black finish which is difficult to keep in stock sometimes, but here is an alternative. Our Solar Rain powder coat finish (third wheel on the left)!

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That is Solar Rain.
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Hey kevin on that brushed wheel do you just take hypersilver and use a gritted surface to put the lines in the top coat?
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I do not. You could be the first though.
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Hey kevin on that brushed wheel do you just take hypersilver and use a gritted surface to put the lines in the top coat?
No, the wheels first get stripped down to the bare metal, and then the get sent to a machine shop. A machinist will thing brush the wheels until the finish looks like that. If you notice on the pictures above, the brushing in between the spokes/windows it looks less uniform. This is all done by hand. One of our dealers did something similar, except they polished the windows of the spokes. In my opinion, it looks cleaner this way.

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