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Flat or Satin Black?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by 84blazend, Dec 11, 2006.

  1. 84blazend

    84blazend Registered Member

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    Anyone paint their K5 flat or satin black? Let's see some pics
     
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    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    Flat black:

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    I'd recomend satin though...I've been using the satin on drivetrain/frame/diff's and it's much nicer than the flat IMO.

    Rene
     
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    cwn anwyn 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    No pics yet, I'm not finished yet. But Blitz black (satin) is the way to go!:waytogo: :pimp: :D
     
  4. 84blazend

    84blazend Registered Member

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    trustyk5 - that is exactly what i am after

    cwn_anwyn - my auto tech instructor is painting his 1980 malibu wagon blitz black. Awesome choice
     
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    painting mine blitz black as i write this, should be done and out of the garage by this weekend...cant wait.
     
  6. 84blazend

    84blazend Registered Member

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    do you have any photos of it?
     
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    blazinzuk Buzzbox voodoo Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Flat black (the hood got painted the night before I left for Moab ran out of paint)

    flat black.jpg
     
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    Nice last minute attempt at a flame job!:D
     
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    mine is flat black pic is in my album
     
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    rene who makes that bumper .I drew one out like I wanted to build and I swear it looks just like yours
     
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    seen a k10 with one tons here in town, painted flat black, but not rattle can like i would do, lol, looked sweet with chrome bumpers and black grille, no chrome anywhere other than the bumpers... long tubes and no exhaust (Stainless), man that was a mean truck..
     
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    Nice rig, dude :waytogo: !!
     
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    I made that bumper, along with the rear and the cage. It has a winch tray under the core support so approach angle is as good as with a stock bumper...

    Rene
     
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    I guess great minds think alike haha!
     
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