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Old 01-29-2011, 01:44 PM   #201
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Those are all that I have.

Here are pictures of an Lexus ISF that I vinyl wrapped the roof in the 3M Di-noc material. As you can kind of see in some of the pictures, from a distance away, the material will almost give you a matte/flat black look. However, as you get closer to it, you'll be able to see the design and weave of the cf vinyl appear. The owner of this car came out to me in Irvine/Orange County. Hopefully these pictures will also help give an idea of how the 3M di noc carbon fiber material looks like on darker car and cars with sunroofs.













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Old 01-30-2011, 12:44 AM   #202
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can u PM me a price for local install for a w204 C class roof and roof spoiler in gloss black. Its for my lil sis
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Old 02-02-2011, 06:42 AM   #203
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hello,
did you make a roof e46 m3 with the new film 3m carbon gloss?


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Old 02-02-2011, 11:18 AM   #204
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I haven't had anyone request me to do so yet.

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Old 02-12-2011, 03:23 PM   #205
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Every once in a while, I get a car that's not white, haha. I did this Subaru WRX for Puente Hills Subaru, to get it ready for SubieFest (that tells you how long it takes for me to post some of these pictures), which was in November.

I wrapped the roof in the 3M di-noc carbon fiber material. It turned out very nicely. This is for those of you who were asking me how the black 3m dinoc carbon fiber vinyl looks like on a roof with cars that have a sunroof.

Let me know if you have any questions.











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Old 02-13-2011, 10:02 AM   #206
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So how does one go about getting something like this for a Z3 M Coupe?
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Old 02-13-2011, 10:12 AM   #207
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Hey Don do you send out the material for interior trims? If so how much? I wanna wrap my trims in that carbon vinyl.
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Old 02-13-2011, 10:38 AM   #208
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So how does one go about getting something like this for a Z3 M Coupe?
Since you're a non local, you can purchase some materials from me to DIY it.

Shoot me a PM if you're interested.

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Old 02-13-2011, 10:55 AM   #209
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Old 03-28-2011, 12:27 AM   #210
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any idea how big or how much vinyl for a roof a 05' 330ci? Is it 48" by 60"?
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don is a good guy he tinted my sisters lr3 tails and mu 330ci's tails
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Old 05-06-2011, 01:57 PM   #212
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This is the 3rd time I am typing this post, because my window decided to refresh itself...

I am going to go a bit out of order here, and try to post pictures of cars other than white, just to keep things interesting

This is a grey Z4 that I vinyl wrapped the roof with in the 3M di noc carbon fiber material. I did his roof and the center areas/portions of his front and rear bumper in the carbon. Don't mind the weather stripping around the top of the front windshield. It seems like it has just deteriorated from age and over time. I've seen this happen on a lot of BMWs that I work on, which is quite unfortunate, since it's really only on the newer more recent models that I've seen this have happen to. I believe the owner of this car came out to me from Los Angeles to Orange County to get his roof done.













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Old 05-19-2011, 11:26 AM   #213
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Thank you for mailing the Vinyl on such a short notice.

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Old 05-19-2011, 12:36 PM   #214
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Let me know how it goes

I am going to be in norcal in two weeks.

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Old 05-27-2011, 11:37 AM   #215
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Here are some quick pictures of just some of the cars I've done already. I still have some openings here and there if anyone's still interested.

Matte CF roof:




Gloss CF hood (used the wrong settings on my camera, and wasn't able to get a very good picture to show the weave from further away):


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^^^how does it look when you pop the hood?
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How thick is the material you are using? I ask because I am curious as to how well it will hold up against minor highway debris. I painted my grill matte black last summer and it's starting to chip from highway driving now.
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Old 06-15-2011, 01:15 PM   #219
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It's not that thick, but the material is still fairly durable.

I am starting to make a list of cars that are interested in getting some vinyl wrap/work done up in norcal/bay area again. So shoot me an e-mail to donathon@gmail.com if you're interested, and I'll give you the details and info.

I know I've been getting a lot of picture requests for the new gloss 3M carbon fiber material. Well, I finally got around to getting it and my first chance/time using it was when I made my last trip up to norcal and the bay area to do some vinyl wrapping. The weave is slightly smaller than the 3M Di-noc vinyl, so it's a bit harder to photograph and show you guys how the weave and design looks like on this material. Either way, here's a black E46 series that I vinyl wrapped the hood in with the 3M gloss carbon fiber material.

Let mek now what you guys think of it.











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Old 06-18-2011, 10:53 AM   #220
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Just put my order in for the CF Gloss, can't wait.

Thanks Don!
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