Should I do my G35 in Matte black? - - Infiniti G35 & G37 Forum Discussion | rupromenergo.ru
Show Your Support Become A Premier Member

    > >
  • Reload this Page >
    • Should I do my G35 in Matte black?


Should I do my G35 in Matte black?

Thread Tools Rate Thread
Old 04-07-2012, 01:28 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Should I do my G35 in Matte black?

Got bored tonight, so I did it anyways.

What do ya guys think? Took me about 4 hours.
Going from Light Silver to Matte black in 4 hours.... Not to shabby.




Old 04-07-2012, 01:43 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (12)
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,196
Thanked 307 Times in 209 Posts
you...plastidipped the whole car in 4 hours?
Old 04-07-2012, 01:49 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Yup, came out as nice and wrap.
I own a Car vinyl wrap and advertisement shop, so I wanted to try a new product. Ive heard good and bad things about Plasti dip for the past year, so I wanted to try it, and since I am one of those "go big or go home guys" I tried it on my car, since it was going into the shop next month for a "Canadian bullshiat salt on the roads causing rust bubbles on the rear quarter panel removal and paint job"

Came out really really good, for some reason I didnt expect it to come out this nice. Ill post some high def pics tomorrow with close ups to see.
Old 04-07-2012, 01:51 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
I wouldnt suggest someone who has no experience in body work at paint to try it and not expect it to come out looking a little rough... but Im sure if someone who like the above stated took their time and REALLY took their time, they could do it just as good.
Old 04-07-2012, 01:53 AM
sharkcityG's Avatar
Registered User
iTrader: (4)
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 800
Thanked 36 Times in 31 Posts
Hold on is this plasti dip?
Old 04-07-2012, 01:56 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (12)
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,196
Thanked 307 Times in 209 Posts


Be prepared for the comments you might have when you wake up - they might not be welcoming - that's all I have to say.

You might wanna look up the thread that some guy plastidipped his whole car, and when he took it off, he peeled the original paint off with it. Just a heads up.
Old 04-07-2012, 01:56 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Yes, like I said above, I wanted to try a new product, (That is still pretty hard to get in Canada, thanks to our Laws on chemicals and language labeling) So yes, I tried it out.

Dont worry, Im prepared for the comments.
The Following User Says Thank You to ReStylin For This Useful Post:
fchdx (04-07-2012)
Old 04-07-2012, 01:58 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by DrewDrew View Post


Be prepared for the comments you might have when you wake up - they might not be welcoming - that's all I have to say.

You might wanna look up the thread that some guy plastidipped his whole car, and when he took it off, he peeled the original paint off with it. Just a heads up.
That isnt a problem with plasti dip, thats problem with a 3000+ PSI pressure washer with the wrong nossle at point blank range lol.

But ya, but again like I said, its going in for a full paintjob in a month anyways, so I figured I would try it.
The Following User Says Thank You to ReStylin For This Useful Post:
Killerzracing03 (04-07-2012)
Old 04-07-2012, 02:15 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Ill also add that this is NOT spray bombed.

Used, HPLV Spray gun
3 gallons of Plasti dip, thinned out 50%.

This is about 6-7 coats. This is why it came out the way it did, even, ZERO texture...

you would not get it this smooth with a spray can. I really cant put it into words how smooth this is... Ill get some VERY close up pics tomorrow with my D50
Old 04-07-2012, 02:19 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (12)
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,196
Thanked 307 Times in 209 Posts
now it's time to replace that front license plate.
Old 04-07-2012, 02:22 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Its my Firefighter plate.... Cant remove it, plus its Ontario, Fines for no front plate.

I have "RESTYLIN" plates on the way though.
Old 04-07-2012, 02:24 AM
parhamm1's Avatar
Registered User
iTrader: (14)
Join Date: Jan 2009
location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 2,218
Thanked 25 Times in 22 Posts
Honestly.... Looks much nicer than most of the matte paint jobs ive seen.... My suggestions would be some stance or F&f coils for a good drop and some custom wheel setup with nice lip and brushed aluminum face wheels.

Curious to see what tha jams and sunroof trim (inside) look like.
Old 04-07-2012, 02:28 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by parhamm1 View Post
Honestly.... Looks much nicer than most of the matte paint jobs ive seen.... My suggestions would be some stance or F&f coils for a good drop and some custom wheel setup with nice lip and brushed aluminum face wheels.

Curious to see what tha jams and sunroof trim (inside) look like.
Winter rims
Dont know what I am going to do for summer rims yet, Might just throw on my GTC01's and call it a day. But they arnt staggered, and only 8.5's, and since I just put on my Momentum Single turbo, I am spinning 4th with my winters, so gonna have to go meatier.

I have a set of Cusco Zero 2's going on once the streets are swept.

Canada dude It was only 7 degrees today lol.
Old 04-07-2012, 02:29 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (12)
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,196
Thanked 307 Times in 209 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by ReStylin View Post
Its my Firefighter plate.... Cant remove it, plus its Ontario, Fines for no front plate.

I have "RESTYLIN" plates on the way though.
I was talking about replacing it cause it looks beat/dented, not removing.
Old 04-07-2012, 02:32 AM
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
Join Date: Nov 2011
location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 435
Thanked 23 Times in 18 Posts
Ya, I cant replace it with same number, I will get new numbers, and these numbers have meaning.

The ReStylin Plates will go on once I get them in a month or so.

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FS: G35 coupe sport side skirts R350k5 Exterior - Body Parts 10 10-01-2015 09:41 PM
FS[Canada]: G35 OEM Style Lip Spoiler netcbc Exterior - Body Parts CDN 2 08-21-2015 10:50 AM
FS: G35 coupe front splash guards in black obsidian color laksjd84 Exterior - Body Parts 1 07-24-2015 06:12 PM
FS: black chrome 350GT emblem laksjd84 Accessories 0 07-24-2015 01:37 PM
How much is my car worth? 2004 6MT Brembo.. vstypicals Buying, Selling & Leasing Discussion 6 07-20-2015 11:55 PM


Tags
1st, 2003, black, color, coupe, g35, gen, good, matte, paint, painted, plastic, restylin, sedan, whats
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:20 PM.


Copyright ©2002 - 2017, rupromenergo.ru All Rights Reserved. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in:

Related pages


zeitronix zt-2infiniti g25 turbo kit2005 infiniti g35x awdplasti dip gunmetalcold air intake in the rainserpentine belt replacement costhow to install amp and sub to stock radiohow much brake fluid to bleed brakesvisual tyre calculatorbmw 745i coupe2006 350z hprebuilt engine burning oilracing seats sparcoinfiniti 2003 g35samco hose clampsacura tl 2005 bolt patterngracenote db2009 infiniti g37s sedanyakima super joe 3hid lights flickerwhere can i get my car inspected in njgeneral gmax tires350z exhaust diagramvq35de timing chaincatalyst below threshold bank 2g37 sedan mpgcorolla fx 16dynamat xtreme reviewbrake rotor rust preventionmustang blow off valvenissan skyline v35 350gt specsurethane kitddx470crack in dashboardsocal vs norcal slangreplacement xenon bulbsalpine pdx 1000camber kit 350zbbs rims wikigrom audio bt3amuse 350z exhaustbride digo type rhow much does it cost to fix a sunroofcf vinyl wraphorsepower increase with cold air intaketrans slippingmaxima quarter milewhere can i buy 303 protectantg37 rimsinfinity g35 0 60how to hook up subs and ampblackout headlights and taillightsbrake rotor shimsviper installation costautozone clay barair plenum definitionkicker cvr 12sramps for cars to change oillc1 widebandcartek garwood njbrembo slotted rotorsmy emergency brake light wont turn offvmr v710 wheels for salessr gt1 wheelstyres white letteringhow to install door poppersfront end bumper replacementnoise after changing brake padsclay bar marring2005 infiniti g37 coupe for salegrey plasti dip wheelswill 5x112 fit 5x114evap canister purge solenoid