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Old 04-22-2018   #1 (permalink)
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Plasti dip hubs

Going to be plasti dipping my 2014 Ls hubcaps today will show before and after pics.. and a side note I haven’t been on here in so long I use to have a blacked out 09 impala lt and upgraded to the 2014
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2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
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Center console storage tray.
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Hey guys should I put the plasti dipped caps back on or leave the factory black stock “rims” exposed

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5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
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Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
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Gunna let them dry over night just to be safe
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Debadged.
Blacked out tail lights.
5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
Wind/rain guards on windows.
Dipped chrome pieces.
Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
More mods to come very soon.
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Actually ima wait like an hour or so I got another full can of plasti dip ima put that on them once they dry just to be sure it’s more durable since the hubcaps will be getting rocks and other debris thrown up on them from driving

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Blacked out tail lights.
5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
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Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
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Alright the real finished product can’t wait to put them back on
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5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
Wind/rain guards on windows.
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Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
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I need to get some pictures of my new impala still got my profile pic of my old one I don’t have anymore

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Blacked out.
Debadged.
Blacked out tail lights.
5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
Wind/rain guards on windows.
Dipped chrome pieces.
Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
More mods to come very soon.
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they turned out well. did you use a matte or gloss on these? do they have a gloss in plastidip (i'm assuming yes but have never looked into the product much).

personally i use a scotch bright pad and a rattle can of plastibond paint, seems to last about two years before it gets overly faded and chipped from rocks.

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Plastidip has a "glossifier" that gives it a little gloss, but I just looked the other day and they now have these "Dipperl Topcoats" that are apparently VERY glossy (paint clearcoat-like gloss). Only problem is that they can't sell it in an aerosol can for some reason (regulations of some sort), so you have to by a can of it and use some sort off sprayer to spray it (but they have a cheap $6 sprayer thing that you can use to make it spray). Sounds interesting - I may have to try that some time...

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they turned out well. did you use a matte or gloss on these? do they have a gloss in plastidip (i'm assuming yes but have never looked into the product much).

personally i use a scotch bright pad and a rattle can of plastibond paint, seems to last about two years before it gets overly faded and chipped from rocks.
I just used normal black plasti dip no glossifier

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Debadged.
Blacked out tail lights.
5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
Wind/rain guards on windows.
Dipped chrome pieces.
Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
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Once I put them on my car later tonight when I get my car back I’ll post a picture of them on it and give a little ‘walk around ‘ of my car I haven’t done too much to it yet but I got a lot of plans lol

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Debadged.
Blacked out tail lights.
5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
Wind/rain guards on windows.
Dipped chrome pieces.
Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
More mods to come very soon.
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The hubcaps blacked out and I also have my tails blacked out did tht first day I got it lol
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Debadged.
Blacked out tail lights.
5% tint all around.
2, 12 inch kickers in the trunk.
Wind/rain guards on windows.
Dipped chrome pieces.
Aftermarket Floor mats.
Center console storage tray.
All LED interior lights.
More mods to come very soon.
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The hubcaps blacked out and I also have my tails blacked out did tht first day I got it lol
Honestly, not a fan of black rims on a blue car. Not enough contrast. That's just me. The quality of your work on the rims looks great though. If you're happy thats all that matters.

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Looks good, although I think you need to break up the black just a little with some contrast

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