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to cheap not to buy

Justin

Save the dawn for your dishes!!!
so I was at the meijer today to get the wife's prescription and on the clearance rack sits two unopened shadow chrome paint kits for 8.97 a piece. so I figure at the very least I will use the clear. so I grabbed them. go to self checkout and they ring up for 4.97 a piece!!!! score....now what to paint that color? Thinking strip down the strut tower brace polish it out then black chrome it?

Any ideas? has to have a chrome or shiny appearance to get the right effect. I would have to put down at least a silver undercoat to try to get it to look right. I was thinking I could also get the silver skulls and put over top of them :)

here is the kit I am talking about
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Justin

Save the dawn for your dishes!!!
T1000 said:
Hey Justin, not sure if that works on plastic or not, but if so maybe it would look nice on some coil covers?
it might but would have to put a chrome base down to get the right look.
 

Justin

Save the dawn for your dishes!!!
F.D. Sako said:
- exhaust tips
- faux gas cap
- front emblem
- kitchen utensils
i would give the exhaust a shot but I don't know how heat resistant it is and would hate to ruin my exhaust if it didn't work

I already have a nice emblempros gas cap don't want to mess that up

I already have the emblem in mind for a nice custom air brush idea.

Kitchen utensils lol wife wouldn't like that.

Good ideas though.

I'm just going to have to look around the car for some ideas
 

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