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    Default Modified gril in progress

    here is what im doing to my grill colour coding the v part, having carbon fibre griffin and black mesh behind, what you think guys.Here is a pic of the mesh to be used and the griffin that will be used on it , the mesh is going where the plastic part used to be ie where the big hole is in the grill

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    For a minute I thought you were Gold Plating it ......... looking forward the the end result .............

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    nah,just the reflection from the light makes it look gold will be colour coded then black mesh behind

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    what has to be done to the chrome to paint it guys, what have other people used on the chrome

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    i`d just say rough it up a bit,primer,flat it,paint an laquer.........i want carbon fibre to get rid of that last gay bit of chrome on my boot lid

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    i just rubbed with 2500 wet n dry to spray chrome, looks like it`l be good already...love the griffin!

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    im having mine done in carbon fibre dipping mate , found some one in lincs thats going to do me some bits ie rear chrome strips, door mirror covers grill if i dont like the look of it colourcoded, he is also going to do my door handles, and the silver strips on the doors and dash and poss the gear stick surround and heater vent surrounds

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    i`ll have a look @ your chrome boot strip when its done and get him to do mine if it looks any good,guess i could always have it colour coded

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    Quote Originally Posted by davidjameswest View Post
    im having mine done in carbon fibre dipping mate , found some one in lincs thats going to do me some bits ie rear chrome strips, door mirror covers grill if i dont like the look of it colourcoded, he is also going to do my door handles, and the silver strips on the doors and dash and poss the gear stick surround and heater vent surrounds
    I take it you quite like carbon then mate?

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    Quote Originally Posted by davidjameswest View Post
    im having mine done in carbon fibre dipping mate , found some one in lincs thats going to do me some bits ie rear chrome strips, door mirror covers grill if i dont like the look of it colourcoded, he is also going to do my door handles, and the silver strips on the doors and dash and poss the gear stick surround and heater vent surrounds
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