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post #61 of 141 Old 01-28-2009, 07:06 PM
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That's what I used for my AtoZ rockers. Good paint

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This is the paint I used for easy reference.



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post #62 of 141 Old 01-28-2009, 07:42 PM
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Has anyone painted the DC-1's?
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post #63 of 141 Old 01-28-2009, 08:37 PM
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All of those look very good. I want to paint mine but snow and cold is not good to paint in. Any one have a picture of any WJ rims painted?
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post #64 of 141 Old 02-05-2009, 02:37 PM
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crazy colors

has anybody painted there rims the color of there jeep or just some crazy bright color to stick out from the crowd like a bright green or red...idk i saw a rock crawler with it and it looked cool but ive never seen it on anything else
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post #65 of 141 Old 02-05-2009, 07:50 PM
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I like the yellow letters.....defently gives it the Nascar Look (if the numbers and decals aint enough) Im not a Jr fan but i like your TJ alot
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post #66 of 141 Old 02-06-2009, 03:22 AM
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I like the yellow letters.....defently gives it the Nascar Look (if the numbers and decals aint enough) Im not a Jr fan but i like your TJ alot
Thanks it seems that it one of those thing that you really like or hate no middle ground on what i did.One thing for sure no one has one like it.

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post #67 of 141 Old 02-08-2009, 10:07 AM
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I'd like to see Canyons done with the spokes painted but the lip/rim left w/o paint, kinda like the one right above this.
x2! Anybody done it?
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post #68 of 141 Old 02-08-2009, 10:55 AM
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did you guys paint the face of the rim that faces inward?

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That's what I used for my AtoZ rockers. Good paint
Looks good. I will try that paint.
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post #70 of 141 Old 02-13-2009, 08:33 AM
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hey there.
Before:


After:



First i scuffed with coarse steel wool
then used this stuffto prime:

then the finnish:


i think they turned out pretty good. the longes part was putting tape aound to rim as to not get it on the tire


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post #71 of 141 Old 02-24-2009, 06:45 PM
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I thought of painting my wheels but thought it would never work until i saw this. I was thinking of getting soft black 8s for my jeep but that was going to be around $250. Painting the stock wheels was about $11.50. And they give me the look i was looking for!

I took all the wheels off the jeep to paint to avoid any over spray that might hit the jeep


Then sanded them with a 220 grit sand paper (don't sand them inside the dust that comes off will kill u)

Take your time with the tape!! U don't want to paint your tires, it gust wont look right, Also cover over the valve stem.


Now i used Dupli-color Acrylic Enamel. I got it from a Advanced Auto Parts for around $5.99 a can. It used a little more that a can to do all 5 wheels. But i put on light coats if u go heaver it might take more


Now let the paint dry and see how she looks
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post #72 of 141 Old 02-24-2009, 06:46 PM
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And here is how it looks on the jeep


and after (Sry a cell phone pic)
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post #73 of 141 Old 03-02-2009, 09:50 PM
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Painted Fix

My Jeep came with crappy looking white wagon wheels. After 10 years they were looking junky and rusty. So I gave them a shot of Rustolium flat black and it changed the whole look of the Jeep. It cost a few bucks, took an afternoon and it was well worth it! Besides I had nothing to lose.

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