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Old 03-04-2009, 11:35 PM   #52
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Like I said, I changed from being a diehard IOM guy to switching to ABM right after the Philly show
Here's some more, I think from Chicago, and the others I'm not sure....
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Old 03-04-2009, 11:51 PM   #53
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Old 03-05-2009, 05:36 AM   #54
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What to do?!?!?! ABM or SIM?!?!?! the sim i envision sounds hot (see sig) but that blue is just sick...dont know how i would dress the abm tho....idk if the whole blacked out thing i plan on doing with the silver would work...i mean tints are a must...its just the blue is soo shiny and flashy i feel black wouldnt look right on it...maybe mirror tints, chrome grill, badges, and wheels...silver stripes? wutta you guys think would be a good scheme for the abm?
I'd go white or SIM stripes. As for the car itself, depends if you want to blend in with every other grey/silver car out there or make people say "wow, look at that..."
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Old 03-05-2009, 09:24 AM   #55
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I'd go white or SIM stripes. As for the car itself, depends if you want to blend in with every other grey/silver car out there or make people say "wow, look at that..."
I agree 100% with this. Plus I just love this blue... can't wait to see one with SIM stripes
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Old 03-05-2009, 11:44 AM   #56
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"rummaging" through my computer found these two...
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Old 03-05-2009, 12:03 PM   #57
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^ I saw that "Overhaulin'" episode. That car was beautiful when it was done.
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Old 03-05-2009, 02:12 PM   #58
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I'm trying to DVR all episodes so that I can. I like the old school stripe schemes and hope to do something similar on my Camaro if I find the right vendor. I'm looking at
www.ridergraphix.com for inspiration. Theey've done old school stripes for the Challenger, Mustang and Charger.
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Old 03-06-2009, 12:43 AM   #59
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I'm looking at
www.ridergraphix.com for inspiration. Theey've done old school stripes for the Challenger, Mustang and Charger.
Walt, here's some Photoshops of striping, per request! As I mentioned to you via PM, they aren't perfect, but willl hopefully be helpful as you decide on which way to go.
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Old 03-06-2009, 12:59 AM   #60
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If anyone's wondering why the rally stripes don't go to end of hood on previous photos, I was trying to leave extra space for the outer pin-stripe, like the factory one has....but I pretty much butchered that attempt, as you can see below....
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Old 03-06-2009, 01:30 AM   #61
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Old 03-06-2009, 01:43 AM   #62
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Like I said, I changed from being a diehard IOM guy to switching to ABM right after the Philly show
Here's some more, I think from Chicago, and the others I'm not sure....
you're gonna have to cut it out with all the really nice ABM pics!
y'all're gonna make me wanna switch from CGM!
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Old 03-06-2009, 03:25 AM   #63
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Zebra, If you've seen Derbychamp's other work with Miss Turtlewax, you'll know why I asked him to try adding stripes to the ABM thread here...His work makes the ABM shine even more! Thanks Kent for your work here!


PS I think you've made my decision on striping a WHOLE lot tougher, but I'm getting closer!(New Avitar!)
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Old 03-06-2009, 04:06 AM   #64
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As far as "old school" look, I'm thinking of adding these V-flag emblems under the camaro on the side fender..they were on the 67 model only...seemed very popular in the 60's when I grew up, er older...
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Old 03-06-2009, 09:40 AM   #65
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i changed from cyber to aqua .i think aqua gives the camaro more of a 69 look .
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you're gonna have to cut it out with all the really nice ABM pics!
y'all're gonna make me wanna switch from CGM!
I changed my order yesterday from CGM to ABM...got my new OrderWorkbench and confirmed it. Gotta change my sig now...
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Old 03-07-2009, 09:39 AM   #67
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Derbychamp (Kent) any chance for one more request of a LS-3 type hood for Pic #4 in Post 52. Thanks...
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Old 03-07-2009, 09:04 PM   #68
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mmmmmyea! More ABM please!
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