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Old 05-09-2011, 07:40 PM   #148561
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lol no. man it was so hard to write that last reply to you. i tried my best to not imply that you are dumb. and you still throw that at me.

but i'm just saying it looks like you painted it black rather than tinting it super dark (essentially still black in color) lol
well, it was just a test. The clear sidemarkers were fading and looked like sh!t. So I decided I would try the spray tint. After a couple light coats it looked like crap, so I just kept applying. Yes, they are black, but it is transparent. The only way to get a clean even look is if you apply it to the point where it is black.
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Old 05-09-2011, 07:42 PM   #148562
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oh man, eating some fried tofu right now. i haven't had this in ages. tastes so good
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well, it was just a test. The clear sidemarkers were fading and looked like sh!t. So I decided I would try the spray tint. After a couple light coats it looked like crap, so I just kept applying. Yes, they are black, but it is transparent. The only way to get a clean even look is if you apply it to the point where it is black.
damn that sucks, i've always used vht for tinting so now sure how rustoleum is. is the tint shiny at least? that is like my pet peeve when it comes to DIY tinting. it's often matte and looks crappy that way IMO lol
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Old 05-09-2011, 07:47 PM   #148564
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damn that sucks, i've always used vht for tinting so now sure how rustoleum is. is the tint shiny at least? that is like my pet peeve when it comes to DIY tinting. it's often matte and looks crappy that way IMO lol
Yeah, i guess that is the price you pay for "cheap" tint.

Yes, It is shiny. I will go take a pic.
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Yeah, i guess that is the price you pay for "cheap" tint.

Yes, It is shiny. I will go take a pic.
well you can polish it or spray on gloss clear, but most people don't even do that.
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Old 05-09-2011, 07:53 PM   #148567
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the projectors are here, i already tried a test fit, and damn the projector is still big as hell. it will require A LOT of cutting. but it's smaller than the OEM FX projector by a little bit. just enough to fit it into this weird brace looking thing (assuming that it will after i do the cutting).
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yea that does look shiny, nice. do the bulbs light up well?
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that looks pretty bright i think. i don't know how bright the normal ones are though

your camera takes way better pictures outside than it does in the garage btw
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that looks pretty bright i think. i don't know how bright the normal ones are though

your camera takes way better pictures outside than it does in the garage btw
well, trying to take sidemarker pics while it is blinking in broad daylight is not the most ideal thing, so I pulled it in the garage.

those have just been iphone pics all day......
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Do you really think I am one of those "dumbasses " that say tint and then spray paint with black spray paint

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