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|Keep it standard!||9||30.00%|
|Single Tone - Icy Blue top||1||3.33%|
|Deep Red Top||0||0%|
|Dont paint! stick on Faux-Leather||1||3.33%|
|None of the above!||3||10.00%|
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|28th June 2009, 11:08||#1|
Painting my Gypsy Hard Top - Please suggest
I am getting a 2nd hand hard top next week and since it has a few nicks and scratches was considering getting it painted and i am considering various options.
I am not repainting the car which is currently the same color as it was when i first bought it brand new: ICY BLUE. Just asking the garage staff to paint the top before i mount it. The B-Pillar MAY be painted in the same tone as the top (open to discussion). Did a quick 1 hour job on photoshop to come out with a few color options. I couldnt complete the PS job on the 2 red options, but u shd get the idea!!
I am leaning towards the SingletTone or the Silvertop option. I couldnt replicate the shine/gloss of the silver top, but it looks quite good, atleast with a black gypsy. Another option is to stick on a waterproof faux leather covering onto the FRP (avail in Brown and Deep Black) which would help retain a Soft Top look!
Plz let me know ur thoughts.
Last edited by COUGAR : 28th June 2009 at 11:12.
|28th June 2009, 18:38||#6|
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|28th June 2009, 19:17||#7|
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i voted for MATT Graphite Gray but AIR FORCE blue is also good looking & will be one of a kind.
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Graphite grey or a royal blue matching the varicose veins in my legs would be nice.
|29th June 2009, 21:01||#13|
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