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Ok, survey says, "Option 3 or 1" pretty please!
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Wow, you guys (and girls) are quick.
Thanks for the input so far.
Looks like option 1 (no badges) is in the lead. That suits me fine, no more work!
Option 2 is a close second (RAM on fender).
I've been toying with the idea of painted Bushwacker's so now I suppose I should wait (option 1) and see how much room is left on the fender with the BW's before affixing the RAM there (option 2).
Keep the opinions coming in the meantime... it will help substantiate the HOURS it took to remove all the badges and wax (the hell outta) the beast.
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I like the RAM by the fender, so option 2.
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I've been toying with the idea of painted Bushwacker's so now I suppose I should wait (option 1) and see how much room is left on the fender with the BW's before affixing the RAM there (option 2).
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I have the same color and I like your truck de-badged! With your hemi stripe and black flares, I think the truck looks mean!
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I like the clean look as well but the blacked out RAM looks pretty nice and unique as well.

You said you split the "Hemi" and "5.7 L"? How would the "Hemi" look on the side of the hood (Just under the windshield 'pee-er')? Blacked out, of course! Just a thought.
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I like the clean look as well but the blacked out RAM looks pretty nice and unique as well.

You said you split the "Hemi" and "5.7 L"? How would the "Hemi" look on the side of the hood (Just under the windshield 'pee-er')? Blacked out, of course! Just a thought.
I haven't blacked them out yet, but if I install them I will. I test fit it on the side of the hood, but there isn't enough vertical (especially on a lifted truck). The badge would be almost laying flat and hard to discern what it said, especially if flat black, with no contrast.

They split apart real easy... just score it with a sharp utility knife a few times and voila. Here's a quick camera phone pic for anyone interested.
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Forgot to mention, I have another idea to break up the large (blank) fender/door canvas. Thought of it while I was shopping for my new tailgate badge (to match my Challenger nose badge).

Tailgate badge (will be customized to read PUNISHED (in the Dodge font), and more black of course):


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Here's the Challenger (for comparison, and eye candy )
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