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Old 11-25-2011, 07:00 PM
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I am trying to do way with getting rid of the chrome on my truck. I found some mirrors that were the black plastics on craigslist but they had one side or the other and different styles so that didnt work. I ended up getting a nice Primer/Satin Black spray, sanded the mirrors down and masked off.... as well as my tail pipe tip ( hope to get duals later down the road )

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Old 11-25-2011, 07:50 PM
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Nice work! I, too, don't like chrome.
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Old 11-25-2011, 07:57 PM
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and Oh Yeah.... I painted the rear bumper i got and got it on last weekends as well....lol
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Sweet! How's it look? Got any pics of that?
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Old 11-26-2011, 02:49 AM
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MD... just the above pic of the tailpipe for now with a corner of the bumper showing...lol It was hit and so it is bent in and up a bit so i am looking for a slide hammer to try and straighten it out or Im gonna hook my tow cain to it and find a nice pole somewhere....lol
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That does look good, I'm not a fan of chrome, either, nice job!

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The tail pipe looks great.

I wasn't sure about the mirrors at first, but after restudying the pictures, I'd say it's a good mix. To me, chrome or polished stainless looks best on Blue.

Check out Wermbang's truck on this site. He's done some nice blackout work as well.

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I like it. I'm building a step side and insisted on blacking it out. I'll spit shine her tomorrow and post some pics of my Warlock III, by Warlock III.

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Thanks, The mirrors were stainless. I tried to find a pair of plastic sport mirrors but no one had pairs just one side or the other... so these got painted for now...nothing acetone wont remove in the future, lol. I think the sport mirrors look better anyways too. I am debating doing the gas door, what do you guys think?
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My gas door is black...go for it!
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