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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    Fixed??...does that mean a rug?

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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

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    Fixed??...does that mean a rug?
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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    Haha I suck at it..it's a guy thing..touché brother

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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by Mn800r View Post
    Haha I suck at it..it's a guy thing..touché brother
    It's all good. When you get my age, you'll STILL have the enthusiasm of a 25-year-old for cars that we all share. That's why we're all here.
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    Angry Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by thebigjimsho View Post
    Gold. DAMMIT!

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    I wonder how many people are going to think you tried to match that blue with the Stealth Gray color...

    GOLD!
    I agree! Gold would really stand out especially with your dark wheels that are never on the car

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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    Stealth Gray and yellow looks pretty sweet IMO.





    And this gives a little bit of a taste of what gold would look like on Stealth Gray. Obviously, real "Brembo Gold" would be a stronger effect.

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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    Gold ...free, if chase down Porsches at a DE


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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    I need someone to photoshop that gold on a infrared...I like..

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    Re: Few new pics of painted calipers

    G2's gold is flashier than I thought. I want flashy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AAIIIC
    My take on yellow calipers (courtesy of GM):
    Where did you get that setup?

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by isakhanyan View Post
    Where did you get that setup?
    I just ordered some G2 two-part epoxy caliper paint thru eBay. About $40 shipped to you. They have yellow plus a bunch of other colors. 8th Day Creation has the V emblems (see link above). Go on youtube and you'll see a bunch of vids showing other people prepping and painting their calipers. Some are good, some not so much.


    EDIT: Oops ... didn't realize you didn't have a V. Disregard the 8th Day Creation link.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rand49er
    I just ordered some G2 two-part epoxy caliper paint thru eBay. About $40 shipped to you. They have yellow plus a bunch of other colors. 8th Day Creation has the V emblems (see link above). Go on youtube and you'll see a bunch of vids showing other people prepping and painting their calipers. Some are good, some not so much.

    EDIT: Oops ... didn't realize you didn't have a V. Disregard the 8th Day Creation link.
    Ya, sold the V beginning of February. I had to ask though looks really good.

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by isakhanyan View Post
    Where did you get that setup?
    From the dealership. V2 calipers + V2 rotors (modified) + V2 caliper mounting bolts (modified) + modified spindle for bigger mounting bolts.

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    nice garage, i like the sealed concrete floor and the air compressor.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AAIIIC View Post
    From the dealership. V2 calipers + V2 rotors (modified) + V2 caliper mounting bolts (modified) + modified spindle for bigger mounting bolts.
    How dare you use V2 parts! You V1 people should stay with V1 parts and never enjoy anything!

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