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Aug 13, 2:35pm - #248487 
Painting my AC nobs

comparison~

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Aug 13, 2:35pm - #248488 
2nd

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Aug 13, 2:36pm - #248489 
sorry for the low quality of the pics~
dont have a digi cam tongue

still 2 nobs in progres.. will post installed pic up tom. grin


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Aug 13, 3:17pm - #248490 
looks good so far, post of piks of the enitre dash when ur done, what did you use to make them look like that?

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Aug 13, 3:23pm - #248491 
look like woot?
i spray 2coat of base coat (grey) and sand it with 2000grind sand paper (to fill the small scratches)
then silver color paint (3 layers, there are a lot of different silver, just get the one you feel the most pretty)
then clear coat. first layer light, second layer heavy. third layer light.

the job no where near professional done tho...i just go with wut the can says.

i did not paint my console~ just those nobs

ill post pic of them on my car tom.


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Aug 13, 3:54pm - #248492 
looks good so far, post picks of the dash when done


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Aug 13, 4:01pm - #248493 
which is your painted one? i cant tell. is it the black one?


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Aug 13, 4:24pm - #248494 
Originally Posted by Zero
which is your painted one? i cant tell. is it the black one?
Maybe he painted them both, because I believe that all the stock ones are light gray.


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Aug 13, 8:02pm - #248495 
haha, sorry for the confusion.
the silver one is painted. the other one is not painted but sanded.

and the green thing in the middle is just the tape to cover up spot that should not be painted.


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Aug 13, 10:40pm - #248496 
i like the sanded one, it looks nice, esp with the green tape


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Aug 13, 11:06pm - #248497 
looking good thumbsup

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Aug 14, 3:29am - #248498 
Originally Posted by Zero
i like the sanded one, it looks nice, esp with the green tape

woot woot? but the sanded one is stock color cry
so you dont like the silver ones?


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Aug 14, 5:50am - #248499 
looks good thumbsup

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Aug 14, 2:03pm - #248500 
no, i like both, but the black one cuaght my attention more. my knobs are also sliver.

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Aug 14, 6:05pm - #248501 
pic sucks...

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Aug 14, 6:06pm - #248502 
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Aug 14, 9:49pm - #248503 
^^^Turn the ignition on and pull the shifter into 1 then change the angle a bit. You'll get it.

I like the sanded black. Maybe I should have changed my dash color to green. dammit! angry


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Aug 14, 10:17pm - #248504 
Try to borrow a digital camera so you can take better pic's i could hardly see the detail!... thumbsup But nice job on the knob's thumbsup


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Aug 14, 10:41pm - #248505 
^^^im looking to get a digi cam soon...a cheap one, wont get a good one until i thikn the technology is advance enough tongue

ill try to borrow digi cam from my firends thumbsup


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Aug 14, 11:29pm - #248506 
looks good tho well from the first pics. thumbsup


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