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      01-30-2013, 09:18 PM   #1
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Talking Track Goodies

With the start of the Houston M Club's 2013 track season just days away, I decided to start things off in style. I added a little flavor to a couple of needed items. The "Lid" is painted SSII.......and again this color looks soooooo good in person. The tires were something I thought about last year, so this week I had a little time on my hand and went for it. I love the results.........enjoy...............Phil
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      01-30-2013, 11:20 PM   #2
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      01-30-2013, 11:43 PM   #3
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Looks awesome and that helmet
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      01-30-2013, 11:45 PM   #4
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Sweeeeeet! Loving those tires
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      01-30-2013, 11:49 PM   #5
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      01-31-2013, 12:08 AM   #6
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      01-31-2013, 12:30 AM   #7
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How do you do that to your tires?
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      01-31-2013, 12:39 AM   #8
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Nice,pics on the car plzzzzzzzzzz
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      01-31-2013, 12:46 AM   #9
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Agreed, what did you use on the tyres? Paint pen?
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      01-31-2013, 01:16 AM   #11
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      01-31-2013, 03:17 AM   #12
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How do you do that to your tires?
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      01-31-2013, 07:17 AM   #13
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What kind of wheels are those?
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      01-31-2013, 11:56 AM   #14
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Nice. Is that a fresh set of RS3's. At first I thought you had gone full on race tires/slicks. See you Saturday
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      01-31-2013, 12:18 PM   #17
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      01-31-2013, 02:42 PM   #18
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what did you use ot paint the logos??? I cant figure it out
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Agreed, what did you use on the tyres? Paint pen?
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what did you use ot paint the logos??? I cant figure it out
First off, thanks for the luv gang. I think this is a nice subtle touch to the track gear. So now to the big questions.......how and what. This is a easy project but it takes some time to complete. I purchased some everyday available touch up paint from Auto Zone. You can obviously pick the color you want. Now here's why this was easy........the RS-3's have the letters engraved in the tires. Other brands tend to use raised lettering. All you need to do is paint the area you want to color with a small paint brush. ( photo #1)
Next day I took a Exacto knife and cleaned the area around each letter.......be careful not to scrape the paint out of the letters. It took me about 30 minutes a tire. Now the test will be how well the paint holds up. I will do this again when I replace these tires. I would suggest you really clean the area you want to paint and apply a second layer after your initial clean up. There you go.....the secret is out. If anyone does it post your results .........Phil
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