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      07-22-2013, 10:44 PM   #1
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Carbon Fiber Roof Wrap - MD

I'm looking to wrap my roof in Carbon Fiber. Anyone in the Rockville,Gaithersburg,Potomac area that is recommended? Thank you!
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      07-22-2013, 10:51 PM   #2
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If you buy the material I can help you. I've done it many times

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=829802
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      07-22-2013, 11:00 PM   #3
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Where can I buy the materials from?
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      07-22-2013, 11:40 PM   #4
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Where can I buy the materials from?
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      07-23-2013, 12:09 PM   #5
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i like where this is going.
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      07-23-2013, 12:34 PM   #6
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yeah buy from me and have Luc wrap it. He surely knows his stuff when it comes to wrapping. :-)
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      07-23-2013, 02:02 PM   #7
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yeah buy from me and have Luc wrap it. He surely knows his stuff when it comes to wrapping. :-)

Raja, how much for CF material for the roof wrap?
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      07-23-2013, 09:38 PM   #8
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i like where this is going.
So do I. It'll match the front CF Splitters and Vorstiner Rear Diffusor perfectly. Can't wait for all of them to come in.
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      07-23-2013, 09:44 PM   #9
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So do I. It'll match the front CF Splitters and Vorstiner Rear Diffusor perfectly. Can't wait for all of them to come in.
So the material will match the bmw 2x2 weave? What brand is the material? Part #? Can you share this information Raja
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      07-25-2013, 01:05 AM   #10
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So the material will match the bmw 2x2 weave? What brand is the material? Part #? Can you share this information Raja
3M and it's a 1x1 weave.
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Raja, it was great meeting you and you are an awesome man, my brother. I hope to be able to sit down and talk with you some more because I enjoyed the time we were talking outside.

Update for everyone else: I picked up the wrap.
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Raja, it was great meeting you and you are an awesome man, my brother. I hope to be able to sit down and talk with you some more because I enjoyed the time we were talking outside.

Update for everyone else: I picked up the wrap.
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Definitely. You should come by for our BBQ on the 17th to talk about more car talk and food.
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      07-26-2013, 03:22 AM   #13
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Definitely. You should come by for our BBQ on the 17th to talk about more car talk and food.
I would love too! The wrap is done!!! This looks absolutely AMAZING!!! Luc and I both had a good time tonight, and let me tell you, Luc knows his stuff!!!


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I would love too! The wrap is done!!! This looks absolutely AMAZING!!! Luc and I both had a good time tonight, and let me tell you, Luc knows his stuff!!!

Yes, Luc is extremely through and knowledgeable.
Great that it all worked out. Send me some pix when you get a chance.

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Hi guys,

I`m in Maryland too. I`d like to wrap my Z4 M. Sorry just stumbled on this post. Any help advice from you guys would be much appreciated. Did you use 3M wrap or which kind?

Let me know
Thanks in advance
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3m 1080p Scotchprint film. It's nice and texturized.

any questions ask away, that's why the forum is here for.
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Buy from Raja, and come down to the Rockville area and Luc will wrap it. Wouldn't have have it any other way.
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Hi guys,

I`m in Maryland too. I`d like to wrap my Z4 M. Sorry just stumbled on this post. Any help advice from you guys would be much appreciated. Did you use 3M wrap or which kind?

Let me know
Thanks in advance
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PM me any questions you have. We're throwing a BBQ at Raja's this Saturday..you can come and Raja and I can answer any questions you may have.
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PM me any questions you have. We're throwing a BBQ at Raja's this Saturday..you can come and Raja and I can answer any questions you may have.
Or just come out and give Luc something to do.
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hey

Awesome. Sounds pretty cool. As of now I am planning on coming out and meeting you guys

Thanks
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Hi guys,

I`m in Maryland too. I`d like to wrap my Z4 M. Sorry just stumbled on this post. Any help advice from you guys would be much appreciated. Did you use 3M wrap or which kind?

Let me know
Thanks in advance
Harry
you may want to see each type of material and pattern with your own two eyes instead of over a photo on the web.

I've seen some pretty good ones and some pretty tacky patterns, b/c you're spending a good sum of money getting it done, I would be very careful in your pattern selection.

You should consider pattern's thickness appearance, weave, glossiness, color (believe it or not, black is not black, and gray is not gray, there are so many shades your head would spin).

If you find a paint swab card at Home Depot bring it in to Raja and see if he can match a certain gloss and color shade.

personally, i would choose a deep gloss black with a 2x2 weave. But the "deepness" of the black and gloss is subjective. Also not sure what color your Z4M is lol
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