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post #1 of 124 Old October 3rd, 2011, 06:12 PM Thread Starter
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Just painted my convertible top :S

And it came out grrrrrrrreat!

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plasti-dipping the body matte black is next


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looks 10000 times better.
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post #4 of 124 Old October 3rd, 2011, 06:32 PM
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looks great!

Black Top FTW!
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my only regret is that i haven't done this earlier, it cost me 21 bucks lol


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plasti-dipping the body matte black is next
The top looks great, that white was hidious...

Please don't do the body

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Looks alot better.

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omg you motherfucker!
you stole my idea!

PLEASE FOR THE LOVE OF GOD TELL ME WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU PUT THE TOP DOWN.

PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE.
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omg you motherfucker!
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PLEASE FOR THE LOVE OF GOD TELL ME WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU PUT THE TOP DOWN.

PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE.
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LOL I read your thread yesterday and was like that is a good idea, did some research found some ppl that did it before and had to try it. Im gonna wait till tomorrow to put the roof down, but it looks like its there for good


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WHAT CANS/PAINT DID YOU USE.

please give me pictures.
and when you put the top down, please post pictures, i beg you.

if you do that for me, im going to do this week.

how hard was it?



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best picture i took today


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WHAT CANS/PAINT DID YOU USE.

please give me pictures.
and when you put the top down, please post pictures, i beg you.

if you do that for me, im going to do this week.

how hard was it?
I used duplicolor vinyl and fabric, I bought 2 flat black cans, and 1 glossy black. I first did 3-4 thin coats of flat black, and then 1 thin coat of glossy black. Ill put the roof down tomorrow, it looks so legit in person its incredible


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Dude that looks soo good bro! Much much better! Props

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thanks guys, now to see how it holds up


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plasti-dipping the body matte black is next
the vert top looks good!

look at the monster i've created... lol

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much better. i wonder if i did mine, i could make it look closer to the cobra top which is actually black, not charcoal or whatever.



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