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  1. Golgotha's Avatar
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    Mar 13, 2004, 11:58 AM - Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #1

    Here is just a quick update. I masked my bucket and will start painting today as soon as my turbo heater heats up the garage. Here are a couple pics!





    Later,

    Bryan


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    Mar 13, 2004, 2:25 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin....... #2

    Umm, are you doing a Jango bucket? If so, I need to move this to the Jango forum.
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    Mar 13, 2004, 2:27 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin....... #3

    no - he's re-painting a helmet that was formerly Jango.

    dude- you need to SAND all that old paint off before you re-paint - or else youre going to have a mess on your hands LOL

    sean
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    Mar 13, 2004, 2:32 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin....... #4

    Dude get an airbrush and you won't have to do any masking...Saves a bunch of time .

    Lee
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    Mar 13, 2004, 2:47 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin....... #5

    lol I am sanding it. I sanded for hours! I just applied the primer. As that dries I am now rethinking my paint scheme lol!

    Bryan

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    Mar 13, 2004, 11:41 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin....... #6

    Here is an updated pic. I have some touch-up work to do but this is basically how the bucket will look. Let me know what you think!





    Bryan
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    Mar 14, 2004, 2:21 AM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #7

    looks great!!

    i think maybe painting the cheeks and ear pieces a contrasting color (or complimentary red) would look good.

    nice work! look at steve the swedes thread for ideas on making the scratches more "realistic" LOL

    great work!
    sean
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    Mar 14, 2004, 3:57 AM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #8

    Wow. What kind of metallic paint did you use? It looks great.
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    Mar 14, 2004, 8:42 AM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #9

    Ah, I see!
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    Mar 14, 2004, 12:06 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #10


    JediDave wrote:

    Wow. What kind of metallic paint did you use? It looks great.
    that would be a 3 step process:
    1. rustoleum auto primer
    2. rustoleum aluminum spray paint
    3. silver leaf rub n buff - 3-5 coats

    sean
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    Mar 14, 2004, 12:45 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #11

    Not bad at all, I like it. You might want to mess around with the damage on the front mandibles, maybe add some more. The stuff on the ear and towards the back looks good though. Welcome to the silver and red party !
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    Mar 14, 2004, 3:11 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #12

    Thanks! I have worked on the damage quite a bit. I am heading over to my friends house now to install some LED's. Thanks! I'll post update pics later!

    Bryan
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    Mar 29, 2004, 10:52 PM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #13

    Looking good Bryan, looking real good! Sweet paintjob!

    Tim.
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    Mar 30, 2004, 1:40 AM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #14

    You go Bryan, helmet colors are cool.
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    Apr 12, 2004, 7:27 AM - Re: Let the Madness Begin.......UPDATED! #15

    looks great

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