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Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware #281892 Sep 22, 12:24am Sep 22, 12:24am
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Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware
Hey guys! Just showing you guys my newest mod. Pretty simple but time consuming since I bought the Dupli-Color Caliper Paint that paints via brushes. Personally I think using the brush is soooo much easier that taking the calipers apart to spray paint. The paint dried INCREDIBILY fast and it looks awesome. Overall I will rate it a 7/10. The break dust cleaner can that was included in the package gave me a massive headache so beware wink. So I'm posting pictures now so enjoy!

Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281893 Sep 22, 12:25am Sep 22, 12:25am
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281894 Sep 22, 12:25am Sep 22, 12:25am
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After rims are removed

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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281895 Sep 22, 12:27am Sep 22, 12:27am
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281896 Sep 22, 12:28am Sep 22, 12:28am
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281898 Sep 22, 12:29am Sep 22, 12:29am
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: My Sixth Gear] #281899 Sep 22, 12:30am Sep 22, 12:30am
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281900 Sep 22, 12:31am Sep 22, 12:31am
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281901 Sep 22, 12:32am Sep 22, 12:32am
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281902 Sep 22, 12:38am Sep 22, 12:38am
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I used the same paint and they are great. Try sanding them before you paint it. It looks 10x better. It will be smooth and glossy. It took me a good one hour of sand for each calipar but it's worth it. I put like three layers of paint.

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Originally Posted by Celian
I used the same paint and they are great. Try sanding them before you paint it. It looks 10x better. It will be smooth and glossy. It took me a good one hour of sand for each calipar but it's worth it. I put like three layers of paint.


yea sanding is always a good idea, I was in a rush and only had like 3 hrs for everything (including paint to dry) so I just wiped the brakes real good with a brush.

It's awesome thumbsup Yesterday somebody came up to me and said "damn, nice car", I said "Yep, it's stock too" rofl

Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: mister_tin] #281906 Sep 22, 1:12pm Sep 22, 1:12pm
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Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: khmer215] #281907 Sep 22, 2:09pm Sep 22, 2:09pm
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nice! now paint the rotors silver. it looks tight

Re: Dupli-Color Caliper Paint Mod 56K Beware [Re: TRDAzNCeli] #281908 Sep 23, 2:17am Sep 23, 2:17am
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I'm thinking about doing that now ><

Oh well back to the paint store!

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