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well since the weather broke and its nice out..
and i dont have soccer this weekend, i have time to make my daily lookin good for the summer.
it got alot of cancer this winter and time to get rid of it.
plans:
sand all the rust down.
bondo the holes and wutnot.
tint the marker lights with primer.
paint the bowtie and grille inserts in primer.
repaint the entire lower half in primer again.
do some pinstripeing on the primer.
go to the junkyard and get a new front fender.
maybe paint the rims black. (havent decided yet.)
i should be done my monday!
i have alot of work to do but i plan on gettin it done.
i have the entire weekend to work on it.

before.


in the process:









still needs to be lower though:(


more to come!
 

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Cool.... i like the red on that flat black.
 

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Noticed you said you are going to tint the marker lights with primer?

How you going to do that.. Just scuff up the lights, and shoot a light mist? The way I always tinted lights was take black & mix with clear, and spray it all in one shot.
 

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F1NG3R5UMG1RL5!
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rcmaniac said:
Noticed you said you are going to tint the marker lights with primer?

How you going to do that.. Just scuff up the lights, and shoot a light mist? The way I always tinted lights was take black & mix with clear, and spray it all in one shot.

yup i have 600 grit sandpaper.
just gonna mist them with one or two coats later tonight.
wouldnt bother me if you couldnt see the lights or not.
i get pulled over enough as it is..


i love havin a dad that owns a company that supplies snadpaper and grinders:haha:
i have unlimited anything!
 

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F1NG3R5UMG1RL5!
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Updates.
this is my first time working with bondo hair and bondo.
its turning out very well.
im happy with it!






the front fender is bein a pain in the asssssssssss..
there was a big hole there.. im basically forming a new bottom corner.
 

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update:
grille. bowtie. and marker lights are done.
they turned out sweet.
they are primer with clear.
except the bowtie. i used gloss and clear.
 

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Did you just fill the holes with Bondo?
 

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F1NG3R5UMG1RL5!
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RustyButTrusty said:
Did you just fill the holes with Bondo?
nope.
i grinded it down to metal.
or to how far i could get.
used from rust-free.
then bondo-hair.
then bondo.
 
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