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Old 10-30-2012, 01:20 PM   #1801
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Here you see the radio-plate, mounted in the BMW




The Ipod-holder where I put A LOT of work into.



But I'm pleased with the result on the bottom, where the socket is
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You can also see that I turned the Ipod a bit more towards the driver's side. This could give a wrong impression on the picture I think, but once you're behind the wheel, it looks darn nice.






Off course I let the character line from the dashboard, flow into the L and R of the plate.





Another work that's for 80% finished. I'm guessing everyone has seen that the plate doesn't perfectly match with the color of the original moldings of the car.
Now we are looking for a supplier of paint where we can order it.
If we can't find it, I'm going to let all of the inlay be repainted. I can't live with color difference, but this should work out fine.



About the lighting, I'm not satisfied yet. When I'm driving the car at night, it looks more sober than the original screen.
So I'm going to make some extra changes by adding some indirect lighting. I can do this perfectly from above.
The plate is my cup of tea, I'm pleased with the result.
Again, I didn't time how long I worked on this piece, but believe me, I've put a lot of work (and time) into this to make it look how it is now.
But when the result is there, you forget all the hours...
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Old 10-30-2012, 02:34 PM   #1802
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Old 10-30-2012, 03:16 PM   #1803
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Old 10-31-2012, 05:10 AM   #1804
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Old 10-31-2012, 08:17 AM   #1805
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you're what the french call....a fcuking genius!! awesome stuff mate!!
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Old 11-01-2012, 03:14 AM   #1806
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Old 11-01-2012, 03:23 AM   #1807
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Old 11-01-2012, 10:38 PM   #1808
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Old 11-16-2012, 05:07 PM   #1809
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Old 11-16-2012, 05:35 PM   #1810
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Now that's an excelente work!

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Old 12-18-2012, 12:08 AM   #1811
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Old 12-19-2012, 05:34 AM   #1812
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Old 12-19-2012, 07:40 AM   #1813
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Interesting but I think the OEM E90 retrofit is better




and here's the OEM E39 version

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Old 12-29-2012, 04:17 PM   #1814
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Interesting but I think the OEM E90 retrofit is better




and here's the OEM E39 version

Good for you that you like it even more this way.
I've got an E46 myself, and the one you show on the pics, looks like crap in my opinion lol.
But tastes differ, and that's a good thing.
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Old 01-05-2013, 02:08 AM   #1815
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Old 01-05-2013, 05:36 AM   #1816
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It stays amazing this thread !!
I only got one word for you robolob and that's R-E-S-P-E-C-T !!!!!
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Old 01-05-2013, 03:00 PM   #1817
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Old 01-14-2013, 02:11 PM   #1818
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When I bought the bimmer, she was 9 years old, and there and there were some traces of use, especially on some plastic interior parts;
So I ordered all these things new at my BMW- concession holder.
Because sheís doing her wintersleep now, and itís freezing in my garage, Iíll wait some more months before mounting these things. Iíve got time.




And then thereís something totally different, a big breakthrough in my life, and Iím getting goosebumps typing this.
But what it is, I canít say now, but it will be good for the works on the bimmer and the polo.
Later more info about this dudes.

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Old 01-15-2013, 02:52 AM   #1819
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