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#1 (permalink) Old 12-28-2003, 10:35 PM
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I was not sure about this but they look OK. Actually there not very noticeable you almost have to look for it. In a full car view photo you can not see them. used 1200 degree paint. Just wanted a little custom touch. Don't want to get carried away. Any thoughts.
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Sorry guys the picture came in kind of big hope it doesen't load to slow.

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looks great how long did it take to do?
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Between cleaning and putting 4 coats of paint on each, it took about two hours. This high heat paint goes on very thin. You need to be patient and let each coat get tacky before applying the next coat. It did not really start to cover well until the third coat. Used Dupli-Color ceramic 1200 degree paint. Even with four coats there really is not alot of paint on calipers.

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looks good. what colour is that? i might try it instead of my aluminum look this year.

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is there a FAQ/DIY guide for that anywhere?
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What do you guys think about red to match my interior?

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yeah red is more common
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My M3 is Laguna Seca Blue. The paint I used was just marked blue in the Dupli Color high heat paint. I have seen red on red and I though it looked great, the red does stand out much more.

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at high speeds the wheel sping it will look very obvious!!! thats cool... im too lazy to jack my car up remove whell ect ect.....

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