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Painted Front Grille this Past weekend, good or bad?

Discussion in 'Chevy Truck Accessories' started by DIGS16, Oct 29, 2009.

  1. DIGS16

    DIGS16 Rockstar 100 Posts

    So this past weekend i decided to paint my front grille from the factory grey to black so as to match my truck... and i had my bowtie painted at my job being as they have a small paint room that they use... heres a few pictures of my job i did...
    First is the Bowtie
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    Taped up front grille
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    First coat of primer
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    Second Coat of Primer
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    First Coat of Black
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    Second coat of black
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  2. DIGS16

    DIGS16 Rockstar 100 Posts

    Tomorrow i will post a pic of all this together on my truck
  3. unplugged

    unplugged Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    Nice work so far. Should look very sharp when it's all back together.:great:
  4. Shorty 71

    Shorty 71 Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    I'm thinkin this is going to look good, can't wait to see the finale results.
  5. DIGS16

    DIGS16 Rockstar 100 Posts

    here are some pics of all the items put together

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  6. mainec

    mainec Rockstar

    I like it!!
  7. groceryman

    groceryman Rockstar ROTM Winner 100 Posts

    Looks good i like it
  8. MWright936

    MWright936 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    That looks awesome man! I wouldn't think it would make that much of a difference, but it really does. Great job! :great:
  9. dsrtne1

    dsrtne1 Epic Member 5+ Years 100 Posts

    Has anyone painted the chrome horizontal bar that goes through the grill? I've been thinking it might look good body matched.
  10. ZSI52

    ZSI52 Epic Member 5+ Years 500 Posts

    I'm trying to get the chrome stuff off of my grill right now and then I'm going to do a black & white grill and then when I buy a new bow tie it will be white.

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