Black Chevy Bowtie

Discussion in 'Chevy Truck Accessories' started by pamessina13, Jul 25, 2012.

  1. pamessina13

    pamessina13 New Member

    Hey Guys,

    I took my chipped gold bowtie and painted it black and clear coated it! Started at 10 last night and had it back on around 1130 dry to the touch. Let me know how it looks.
     

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  2. RayVoy

    RayVoy Well-Known Member 2 Years 1000 Posts

    It looks great, :great:I'm a big fan of the black bow-tie

    I just removed the amber plastic cover and the silver foil that was under it. The plastic body that remained was black.
     
  3. Curky

    Curky Active Member 2 Years 1000 Posts

    Looks real good, I was thinking of doing mine white with a black border.
     
  4. SurrealOne

    SurrealOne Former Member ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Looks good!
     
  5. Untouchable

    Untouchable Member 2 Years 100 Posts

    Lookin' good! I gotta do both of mine soon.
     
  6. post3ll

    post3ll Member

    i have always liked the look of the black bowtie, but i dont know if im sold on it. In my mind you gotta respect that golden bowtie! either way, good work.
     
  7. pamessina13

    pamessina13 New Member

    It was fairly easy to do, Unscrew it from the grille,I just scuffed it up with some steel wool, shot it with a filler primer, gave it a couple coats of black enamel and a couple coats of clear coat enamel. I was driving on the highway yesterday and got stuck behind a concrete truck and there were no chips in the emblem after that so I'd say its pretty strong paint.
     
  8. sfdefender24

    sfdefender24 Rockstar 4 Years ROTM Winner 100 Posts

    Looks good to me, But black bow-ties always look good IMO. no matter the color of the truck.
     
  9. BoxerTwoZero

    BoxerTwoZero New Member

    Awesome jerb man, I painted mine black recently and clearcoated it.. I did mine at 4AM.... Drunk... Lol Somehow it turned out pretty nice
     
  10. Rocky

    Rocky Member

    Looks good!
     

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