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Painted my wheels! Opinions?

went from dark silver to red!
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What kinda of paint you use? Or was it professionally done?


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Not bad....do it yourself?

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Yes I did it myself. I used a rattle can primer/paint mix. I will get the brand when i get home. I scuffed the wheels real good,wiped them down with acetone,set them out to dry,then sprayed a bunch of light coats. Cant even tell its rattle can IMO.
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Looks good, I am not the biggest on red though, am now changing my bike from '01 Sp1 color scheme to All black and gold accents.
Good job on doing it yourself, Kudos!!!

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thx..it was definately a pain in the ass though..
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Nice Mori rear sets, do not se em much, Right now I'm between a set of those for near $600 shipped from Japan from Simonkobe, or a set of local silver Sato's......
Coin Coin Coin......need more of it, LOL

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went from dark silver to red!
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That combination looks good.

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Looks good. Thank god you didn't paint them gold.




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Looks good. Thank god you didn't paint them gold.

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