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Old 04-07-2010, 04:54 AM
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Icon6 Powder Coated Valve Cover & Spark Plug Cover

Ok so I finally got the Valve cover back from the powder coaters
The color of the cover is called Candy Blue Chrome. Cost me $100 not too bad. Im sure most of u have/had seen my spark plug cover when i painted it the 1st time. Well needless to say it didnt match so i repainted it Im thoroughly impressed with the results. Started by layin down a thick coat of aluminum rustoleum brand paint. Did an addequate amount of coats (not sure how many but it was a good bit). Then I took anodized blue krylon spray paint and held it far from the cover and laid a metallic flake effect down. Did this a few times as well. Unfortunately u cant make it out in the pix but depending on how u look at it and how the light hits it sometimes its a light blue n then others its the aluminum color. after that took some more blue paint and hand painted the honda n "H" again. once that dried i used the same technique as i did with the blue (only over the Honda n the "H" part tho) sprayed a tiny amount (like 3 coats max) of the aluminum. This gave them a metallic shimmer as well. All in all i think it turned out really awesome and i like it better then the 1st time anyway haha. Lemme know what yall think. Thanx









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Re: Powder Coated Valve Cover & Spark Plug Cover

nice man....so how much you want for it, lol. but seriously, that thing is sweet. nice job on the sparkplug cover.
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looks great yo, post some pics when you get it put on.
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Damn. I'm diggin the VC for sure man! ****s hot.



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Man it looks good. I really like that blue. U mind me asking what the name of the company was that u send it to??
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That looks slick!!! Powder coat is so strong too!! A hammer can hit that without messing it up!!
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Carfanantic:nice man....so how much you want for it, lol. but seriously, that thing is sweet. nice job on the sparkplug cover.

Haha well.....like i said the 1st time if anyone wants thiers painted ill do it at cost. But mines not for sale lol

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Man it looks good. I really like that blue. U mind me asking what the name of the company was that u send it to??

Brokean Arrow Powdercoating in tulsa/Broken arrow Oklahoma took about a week....decent pricing and good turn around time

As far as seen it on the car goes that should happen around the end of the month Had to lend my GF 300 so she could do her registration for her truck. But once i get that money back car will be in the shop for sure. But ill def post pics once i get it runnin again. Thanx all for lookin and the comments. I appreciate the feedback
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Re: Powder Coated Valve Cover & Spark Plug Cover

Looks so good I wanna eat it. Lol no bro but seriously looks really good/clean!!!
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That is amazing.
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I like that it looks good man
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fukin sweet bro. i love it.
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That is hot!!! Before I read that you did it I was wondering which body shop did it for you. Great job!
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Thanx all. Ya a lil patience and some paint n who knew lol.
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its beautiful!!
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That's the **** man. Been meaning to do that to mine as well.
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wow that looks amazing. especially a fan of the spark plug cover. props dude!!!!!
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thanks again everybody. your compliments much appreciated as always.
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That looks savage and I'm even more impressed that you did it yourself!
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