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Old 08-15-2012, 05:35 PM   #81
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OP: are the pics filtered or HDR-ed? Hard to see the color properly in overly filtered shots. If it looks like the Ronnie Renaldi pic above, it almost looks military. Interesting color choice. Nice work on the front too, although I would echo the other comments about it looking a bit busy and out of place. Love that you had the balls to try it! I still think it could work with a molded lip on the bottom, but the rest of the car would have to be far more aggressive for it to really match a front like that. Just my $0.02! Wish I had your balls AND your money!
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Old 08-15-2012, 05:59 PM   #82
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Pics are an iphone disaster. Lol. Color is exact as the Ferrari pictured in person. There are still more mods to come, just takes time. Heres a couple un molested shots..



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Old 08-15-2012, 06:06 PM   #83
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Love the color. as for the bumper I really didn't like it at first, but in the last pics posted it looks great! none the less, way to be unique and try something different, keep up the awesome work!!
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Old 08-15-2012, 06:11 PM   #84
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Thanks man.. Like i said it was an experiment.. It's just a bumper. Until i can source another Hartge lip, this will have to do.
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Old 08-15-2012, 06:41 PM   #85
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Old 08-15-2012, 07:17 PM   #86
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man forums have a way of sometimes ruining something you like previously with strangers commenting on how bad it is...(everyone has an opinion so thats expected). if you like it then thats all that matters. the colour looks great on it! thanks for sharing
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Old 08-15-2012, 07:25 PM   #87
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Old 08-15-2012, 07:50 PM   #88
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Awesome craftsmanship, & that color is drop dead gorgeous. Just think of a way to balance out the rest of the car so the frontend won't be so heavy.

Good luck & good job!
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Old 08-15-2012, 08:51 PM   #89
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just needs reiger side skirts and gtr rear bumper!
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:12 PM   #90
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hmmm that bumper is like my penis.....it's growing on me
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Old 08-15-2012, 10:20 PM   #91
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Color looks cool.bumper doesnt flow with the e46 body
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Old 08-16-2012, 01:14 AM   #92
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Props on it...i like but not enough. The headlights of the e46 and the body lines itself doesn't flow with the bumper but awesome Color though

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this strikes upon something interesting with the headlights...


How about converting it to a facelift Those might flow better with the bumper. And maybe boser the hood. The car needs more angles
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Old 08-16-2012, 05:13 AM   #93
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this one looks familiar and looks awful too:

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Old 08-16-2012, 06:27 AM   #94
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Sweet paint job! I know 1M bumper conversions is pretty hot right now, even in the F10 community, not sure it flows as well on the E46. But with that said, I think it could work with some additional mods, like a lip as you suggest. Your cars have always been amazing so I am sure the finished product will be on point. Keep it up bro, people always hate on the trensdetters and then copy what they did a year later.
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Old 08-16-2012, 09:08 AM   #95
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People that don't like it is fine, but when they try to make a shot at you? That's just bull****.

Personally I think your car is so ******* sick. I love the bumper on it, and the color is probably my favorite now. Props on such an awesome and unique M. I want.
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Old 08-16-2012, 09:24 AM   #96
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Old 08-16-2012, 10:59 AM   #97
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I love the color, I hope you also had your OEM bumper resprayed that color incase you changed your mind on that 1m bumper.
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Old 08-16-2012, 11:11 AM   #98
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Im painting my car soon! Dont mean to take your idea but i fkng love that color sorry bro lol...... Its gonna be two of us .....lol... Badass and much props...
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Love the color but that front is over the top for everything else being stock. I know the 1M is the same but this reminds me of 15 years ago when Hondas had a Veilside front bumper only with no other body kit on the car.

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just needs reiger side skirts and gtr rear bumper!
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Old 08-16-2012, 11:52 AM   #100
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looks like it would feed an inter-cooler well (was on a 1 series duh) Time to S/C or Turbo!!! Bad a$$ color!
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