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I noticed yours have less of a gloss finish. How did you do that?
I don't think I put quite as much clear coat on as the directions suggested? I just finished the rest of my emblems and exhaust tips yesterday, and will put pictures up as soon as I can. I'll probably make my own thread (and make sure to give you all the credit for the great write up), so I'll make sure to post the link on here! Just one minor problem, but i'll explain that in my thread! Thanks for your help Brad!
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I'll have to do some experimenting. Sometimes a person doesn't want the high gloss as a satin or matte finish is more appropriate.

Don't worry about giving me credit; I'm not here for that. I am very pleased if something I've documented helps someone out by either giving them instructions on how to do it, or a real good reason to run from it. LOL

I'll be looking for your build thread.
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I'll have to do some experimenting. Sometimes a person doesn't want the high gloss as a satin or matte finish is more appropriate.

Don't worry about giving me credit; I'm not here for that. I am very pleased if something I've documented helps someone out by either giving them instructions on how to do it, or a real good reason to run from it. LOL

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HERE is that thread that I promised you!
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These are AWESOME!!!!!! I saw a Dodge Ram drive past me a couple years ago that had everything chrome on his truck done with this black chrome and it looked amazing and bad ass. I searched all over to buy them but could not find them. Now I have a new project for myself! Thank you!
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These are AWESOME!!!!!! I saw a Dodge Ram drive past me a couple years ago that had everything chrome on his truck done with this black chrome and it looked amazing and bad ass. I searched all over to buy them but could not find them. Now I have a new project for myself! Thank you!
As we have discovered, this product is not very good on larger parts because of the green under tone, so keep that in mind if you are looking at shiny pieces bigger then the badges.

I hope you do a build thread and send me a link to it.
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Wow those came out great im a plasti dip guy but i may just switch lol
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These looks so good! Nice job! I'm thinking of doing those AND the RAM 1500 on both doors.
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You always have great mod threads.. Those Came out very nice.. I just took the Plasti-dipp off of mine because I messed them up with it being to cold.. Now I am very tempted to do that as I do want to kill off my chrome soon enough.. Looks excellent. Rep points for this.
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Thank for that!

I will have to do an update in next couple of months as I have had these badges on the truck long enough to show their 'true colors' so to speak and I am not completely happy with how well they are NOT holding up. Although they are easy to repaint, IMO they should stay better for a longer period then they have.

I'll put a fresh roll of digital film in the camera before I start.
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Thank for that!

I will have to do an update in next couple of months as I have had these badges on the truck long enough to show their 'true colors' so to speak and I am not completely happy with how well they are NOT holding up. Although they are easy to repaint, IMO they should stay better for a longer period then they have.

I'll put a fresh roll of digital film in the camera before I start.
Agreed. I was disappointed with how mine held up as well. Have since plastidip'd mine. Am buying new ones to have them color matched with my OEM color.
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