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Old 01-14-2012, 04:47 AM   #1
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Am i asking for the impossible paint job?

I am looking at a project car and i have had a light bulb in my idea travels.

I want to if possible as an example to do say a double cherry red base and than lay a top layer of clear coat and black say like 4:1 respectively with heavy black drops.

The plan is a marble/swirl like finish simalar to or type of detail.

I have found a double head gun;product=8717 but I'm hesitant as to weather it will give me what i'm asking for any alternative ideas?

I'm kinda hoping it wont be a two gun job but its looking like it will be.


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Old 01-14-2012, 07:07 AM   #2
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Have you ever painted a car before?


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Old 01-14-2012, 07:34 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by MecGen
Have you ever painted a car before?
Don't sound like it.
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Old 01-14-2012, 11:02 AM   #4
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Easy answer: You can't do this yourself.

Expanded answer: It is possible that an experienced, extremely artistic auto-body man MIGHT be able to do this.
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Old 01-14-2012, 01:13 PM   #5
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or, you can have custom made full car decal with this pattern. prolly will be cheaper than super duper custom paint job.
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