Plasti Dip

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  1. d98gt

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    The spray cans are around $5.50 each
    Get two cans
     
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    Besides being illegal and having a 0% rating, it would look like you spray painted the window black.
     
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    They are only like 4 inches tall, I dont need to see out that part
     
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    how does this stuff react with rust? Im assuming it would cover it but only make it worse underneath
     
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    It will show the imperfections under the surface of the coating, but it will keep moisture out of what rust is there.
     
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    Picked up a couple cans from Lowes tonight, hopefully can play with it tommorrow.
     
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    I need to go buy stock in Plastidip before everyone on here goes out and buys some.. I plan on getting some tmw from Home Depot as well
     
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    Just finished my 2 small plastidip projects... Pics to come :D

    Mine isn't as clean as I would want, but I would expect clean almost painted lines. Remember that what makes this stuff so great when it pulls away also is a pain if you are trying to do clean lines on the same panel. You will see what I mean when I post up pics but I am pretty impressed. Now we shall see how long it holds up.
     
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    This stuff is awesome. Do they make different colors in the spray can and do they have them at home depot? This is going to make for a great winter project
     
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    I remember seeing a place with different colors, but can't remember at the moment. But check summit racing.
     
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  11. crzyhrse99

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    Well heres my progress. Washed dried and waxed (hopefully will help if/when I peel it off).

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    Thanks for the deck of cards tip d89gt, now way was painters tape/masking tape going to stick to the layers of tire shine, i tried that first lol :nice:
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    One of the backs sprayed (still wet)
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    Still have to take an exacto knife and go arond the base of the valve stem and around the valve cap. Havent decided if i want to peel the center cap off or not, guess ill wait and see how it looks on the car:shrug:. Well see how it holds up in the next couple months. Oh and heres the most recent pic I have before.

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    BTW I ended up using 3 1/2 cans total:shrug:, guess im a heavy sprayer. Really happy how it came out giving my very poor spray painting skill:p.
     
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    So this stuff will stick to a waxed surface? Who'd a thunk it?
     
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    I sure wish I'd know about this before I painted the applique for my shaker a couple months ago...it looks like it goes on a lot more evenly than regular flat paint
     
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    The card trick saved me lots of time as masking it was a pain! I have had mine on for quite some time and even got it approved to use on some of the patrol cars as they are having that rusty look :haha:
     
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    Wow they came out good!
     
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    They came out really good.
     
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    So how many cans are needed per wheel if I only want to spray the face of the rim?

    Does anyone mask off where the lug nuts go?
     
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    I would think you could get by with 2 cans for the front but imo I would do the whole wheel, seems like it will be a lot tougher to peal off if its wrapped all the way around if that makes sense.

    I sprayed the lug wells too, its definitely not as thick in there bc I didnt spray directly into it (afraid of runs).
     
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    The thicker it is, the easier it will come off.
     
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    That's what I've seen as well. The hardest stuff to clean up just took a little elbow grease was the overspray that lightly misted areas I didn't want it.
     
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