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I have been throwing the idea of removing the cladding on my chrome 20s and getting them powdercoated matte black with an orange ring painted around the lip. Any thoughts? Anyone ever removed the chrome cladding and powdercoated?
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Have a look at this thread
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The ebay link is still live for the exchange wheels.
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Here's a quick photshop I did of what it might look like.

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Why not just plastidip them? There have been several members do it and love the result. Plus it's a hell of alot cheaper!
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Does the plastidip last? I was also wanting to do the orange lip to add a little color in there. Would I be able to paint that on the plastidip?
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Also, do you get high and low spots with that plastidip like spray paint? Can't really tell in those pictures.
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Good questions, hopefully one of the members that has done this will chime in. I've never done anything with it.
Here is a great thread on plastidip DIY.
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Thanks, I checked it out and it seems like something I might try. From the pictures they look pretty good. If nothing else I can put it on and if it peels or whatever just have it removed and powdercoat put on.
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Just a thought, I know you can get plastidip in red as well as black, do the upper part of the rim with red, pinstripe it then cover in black. Remove the pinstripe and boom there is your red pinstripe!
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Mixed results, I did white and did not last and i have seen black last and black fail but it is cheep and worth a try!
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