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This is a small project that I've been meaning to get to for some time now.

Took about $100 and 15 hours of labor over the course of 4 days. Finally its done!


1. Take out grill
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2. Let the prep work begin! My little bros helpin' out
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3. Sanded smooth
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4. Wash off sanding dust in bathtub late at night
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5. Hang it!
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6. Mask off bowtie area and ready to shot primer
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7. The paints
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8. Primer all done
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9. Primer sanded smooth
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10. Crack we had to fix
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11. Hung and ready to shot with topcoat
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12. Ahhhh, black!
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13. Painted with clear coat
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14. Emblem ready to be glued on
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15. All done and on the truck!

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After:

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Oh yeah, the rust down below is getting taken care of this weekend....
 

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Looks good! Should look even better when the rust below is gone too :D:D
 

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Yeah, I was lucky. It's 30 years old and all I had was one small crack.

The paint I used was filled the same day I bought it at the paint store, it was like over $20 a can! See picture for the rest
 

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looks so much better, nice job.
 

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nice man i love doing projects myself
 

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its like its 1978 again....looks good as new!
 

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I wonder what it would look like white?
 
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