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mrCelicaGT
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mrCelicaGT Sep 18, 1:03am - #277834 
2003 CARBON BLUE Toyota Celica GT
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2003 Toyota Celica GT

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fake carbon fiber

can there be a difference in fake carbon fiber and real carbon fiber?

is there just thing as fake carbon fiber?
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Zero
Furi Kuri
Zero Sep 18, 2:00am - #277835 

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yes, fake carbon fiber has no "3-D" look to it. its just like paper/stickers/etc

I've mastered the art of the After Image Technique.
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Virgilson
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Virgilson Sep 18, 3:17am - #277836 

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here my Carbon Fiber console...its an overlay...thats about 3cm thick...not like those crappy thin overlays...does it look like it has a 3D look to it.
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isaac
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isaac Sep 18, 3:40am - #277837 
2001 Absolutely Red Toyota Celica GT
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Fake looks like a checker board...

Linked Image

Real looks like a weave...

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Zero
Furi Kuri
Zero Sep 18, 5:32am - #277838 

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hey Virgil, your overlay looks great.

but arent some overlays made out of real Carbon Fiber?

I've mastered the art of the After Image Technique.
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iggy
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iggy Sep 30, 6:25am - #277839 
2004 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
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Originally Posted by Zero
hey Virgil, your overlay looks great.

but arent some overlays made out of real Carbon Fiber?


Yeah they are, from what I seen so far spineyes

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Virgilson
TheFilipinoCrew
Virgilson Sep 30, 6:35am - #277840 

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Originally Posted by Zero
hey Virgil, your overlay looks great.

but arent some overlays made out of real Carbon Fiber?



thanks bro...
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