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Oct 20, 6:37pm - #54120 
Custom Taillights - Carbon Fiber Altezzas with Spec Blue Paint

Well, these were inspired by the black TYC's that they sell. Black is the only color they sell, so I took matters into my own hands. Below are pictures of the install and finished product. Let me know what you think. I'll try to get some pictures with more sunlight tomorrow.

Taping the Taillight...
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I then applied a clear Plastic Promoter
Then started with the Spec Blue Paint (about 5 coats)...
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Clearcoats (about 5 coats)
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Oct 20, 6:38pm - #54121 
DAMN man!! looks Really good thumbsup I'd like to see that idea w/ TYC's

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Oct 20, 6:45pm - #54122 
OMG nice man, good job thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


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Oct 20, 6:46pm - #54123 
Originally Posted by PhatCellyGt
DAMN man!! looks Really good thumbsup I'd like to see that idea w/ TYC's

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Oct 20, 7:10pm - #54124 
Wow, when you want something done your way, do it yourself!
Great job man!

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Oct 20, 7:10pm - #54125 
wow that does look good thumbsup

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Oct 20, 7:11pm - #54126 
oh sweetness.

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Oct 20, 7:12pm - #54127 
whered you get the color matched spray paint?

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Oct 20, 7:13pm - #54128 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
whered you get the color matched spray paint?


good job thumbsup

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Oct 20, 7:14pm - #54129 
yeah, my question like Iced, anyways, thats freakin sweet, good job! thumbsup


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Oct 20, 7:14pm - #54130 
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DAMN man!! looks Really good thumbsup I'd like to see that idea w/ TYC's



awesome !!!! outstanding job bro thumbsup thumbsup

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Oct 20, 7:15pm - #54131 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
whered you get the color matched spray paint?


There's a local store around here called Bap's. I don't think it's a national franchise. It's about $15 per can for custom colors. They just look up the paint code and produce spec blue. I used it on my headlights and center console too. thumbsup


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Oct 20, 7:16pm - #54132 
shit i have to find a place that does that

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Oct 20, 7:18pm - #54133 
Man, if you have a place like that..you could charge people 25/can for you to get it for them. Buy it, then keep the 10 bucks profit...

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Oct 20, 7:18pm - #54134 
thumbsupniiiicee!!! thumbsup

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Oct 20, 7:30pm - #54135 
Sweet eek

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Oct 20, 7:42pm - #54136 
nice custom work thumbsup thumbsup

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Oct 20, 8:01pm - #54137 
Originally Posted by PhatCellyGt
Man, if you have a place like that..you could charge people 25/can for you to get it for them. Buy it, then keep the 10 bucks profit...


I'd have to get a few people together to make it worthwile. The place is like 20 minutes away and then I'd have to package and ship it. So I'd make about $5 if I did $25 shipped. If you want to try to get a group buy together maybe for $25 plus $5 shipping, that might work. At least 5 people.


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Oct 20, 8:11pm - #54138 
Nice job, very original thumbsup thumbsup


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Oct 20, 8:15pm - #54139 
very cool idea thumbsup


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Oct 20, 9:51pm - #54140 
Originally Posted by darkduwende
very cool idea thumbsup


eek eek eek very nice! thumbsup

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Oct 20, 9:57pm - #54141 
wow!! eek that's a damn good idea, and it came out nicely. keep it up thumbsup


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Oct 20, 10:54pm - #54142 
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Oct 20, 10:59pm - #54143 
That's freakin' awesome man. I don't like Altezza's but those look awesome! I would definitely get in on a can or two of silver for my celi. You said you can use it on the interior too?


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Oct 21, 8:22am - #54144 
Originally Posted by XxMerlinxX
That's freakin' awesome man. I don't like Altezza's but those look awesome! I would definitely get in on a can or two of silver for my celi. You said you can use it on the interior too?


I did my center console, door sills, headlights and taillights all with it.


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Oct 21, 8:27am - #54145 
Good job, you have some skills with the masking tape. wink

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Oct 21, 8:30am - #54146 
looks awesome!


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Oct 21, 8:32am - #54147 
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Great job man!
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Oct 21, 8:36am - #54148 
That looks really nice!!!! thumbsup


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Oct 21, 8:52am - #54149 
eek very nice thumbsup


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make me one im carbon blue!

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Oct 21, 12:30pm - #54152 
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Oct 21, 2:27pm - #54153 
hellaciously nice job man! You've got taping skills tongue

Anyways hell yeah great job!

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Oct 21, 2:46pm - #54154 
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Oct 21, 2:54pm - #54155 
Tails look dope! thumbsup eek


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Oct 21, 6:39pm - #54156 
damn that is a sweet job mad props for you. lt me know if your going to make a GB for spec blue cans so i can get a few. thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


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Oct 21, 9:18pm - #54157 
yo with your skills, you can make some madd cash off dis shit... much props, keep up the good work , its dope thumbsup

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Oct 21, 9:43pm - #54158 
eekwow, that's awesome thumbsup thumbsup

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