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Old 07-09-2012, 08:54 PM
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Started laying out my stripes today. A lot of measuring and taping for a practice set of stripes. Once I had it all laid out I sprayed a practice set of stripes with plasti dip. I am glad I did BC I realized that I wanted to make some adjustments to the layout. Now I am going to peel them off tomorrow and then lay them out again and spray the paint on Wednesday. Here is a pic of the hood all taped off.

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Are you gonna do them in matte black or another color??
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Are you gonna do them in matte black or another color??
They are going to be flat black and then a matte clear to finished them off.
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Man that's gonna look great. I do have a suggestion for you though
You might wanna cover up more of your truck, old bed sheets work best since they are large. When I plasti-dipped my bumpers I didn't cover up very much, and had a fine mist all over my hood. Not to mention my Jeep was covered with it. Yes its plasti-dip, so it'll come right off with a washing since its just a fine mist. But I wasn't expecting my Jeep to be covered with it. I'm telling you this because your RAM is not the only vehicle I see in the driveway...can't wait to see pics of finished product

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I have a 20' by 100' roll of plastic ready for when I get the spray gun out to paint. Just didn't use it for the plasti dip stripes.
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I want to see this when it is done!! Nice DIY mod
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If the weather is good I should be laying the paint on Wednesday. Hopefully it turns out looking good.
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I have a 20' by 100' roll of plastic ready for when I get the spray gun out to paint. Just didn't use it for the plasti dip stripes.
Ahhh ok, I didn't know you were gonna use paint
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Ahhh ok, I didn't know you were gonna use paint
No matter what you use, it'll look good
Yes, the plasti dip looks OK but I could not leave it on there. I sprayed the plasti dip stripes just to help me visualize how it would look and see what changes i would want to make. It just looks unfinished to me to leave on there though. After I lay it all out again I am getting the guns out and spraying it so it looks like I feel it should.
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