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Old 05-24-2010, 03:19 PM
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I was wondering if anyone has painted chrome clading I want to paint mine black what do you guys think should i do it or not???
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I think black rims look great on a red truck

I hope these threads help:

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Is chrome clading plastic??? I would use duplicolor instead of plastidip...
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For the wheels, use 320 sandpaper and then plastic primer since the chrome is plastic. Then you can use whatever paint and clear you want.

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Yeah, the chrome clad is plastic. The duplicolor line works great, I've used it extensively, just make sure you sand, degrease, then use a plastic adhesion primer/promoter.
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I was wondering if anyone has painted chrome clading I want to paint mine black what do you guys think should i do it or not???
the rims in your pic are not the chrome clad ones.
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Yes the rims on my truck are clad I wish they werent.....I am getting some srt10 in black pretty soon but for now I would paint the cladding...
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i just did my rims in shadow chrome

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