Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
dave@hennessey
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > General Camaro Forums > Member Car Journals


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-08-2013, 09:49 PM   #35
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
So I finished my first show engine cover:


__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-17-2013, 04:51 PM   #36
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
painted my center caps. These were pains in the ass!!!

before


After
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2013, 10:33 AM   #37
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
a little added extra to my driving cover:
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 06:47 PM   #38
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
I know most people are all about the "debadge" however, some small badges in the right place can look pretty decent:


__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2013, 08:55 AM   #39
aquablueL99
Jackson's COTW
 
aquablueL99's Avatar
 
Drives: 1968 Camaro & 2010 Camaro 2SS
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Chalmers, Indiana
Posts: 1,648
Blue10,
Nice job on the build...She sounds sweet and I love all the personal touches you have done...that is what makes it yours!!...
As you can tell from ours, badges work!!

Keep up the good work...

Kurt ABL99...
__________________
aquablueL99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2013, 10:54 AM   #40
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
Thanks.

Currently working on something right now that is awaiting the arrival of another set of badges.
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2013, 03:44 PM   #41
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
The badging hasn't come yet but the cat has been let out of the bag. I painted my fuse box cover:


__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2013, 07:26 PM   #42
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
finally finished the fuse box cover:
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2013, 02:09 PM   #43
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
So of course I'm always trying to get creative so here is my next painting project.

Throttle body before:

Throttle body after:

K&N intake tube before:

K&N intake after power sanding the chrome off

K&N intake tube primed:

K&N intake tube painted:
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2013, 06:17 PM   #44
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
some engine bay pictures

general install


driving setup


show setup
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2013, 01:41 AM   #45
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
So here's a before picture:

And after:
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2013, 06:53 PM   #46
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
Here are some better pictures:

__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-24-2013, 11:44 AM   #47
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
new side markers.

Masking off:


Basecoat:


Clearcoat:


After some curing time but not yet completed:


Here are the sidemarkers after taking a day to cure:


Installed my sidemarkers:




__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-24-2013, 12:52 PM   #48
SilverSlayer-SS
SoCal HT5
 
SilverSlayer-SS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 SS , 2014 SS
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Muscat-Oman
Posts: 1,461
Looks great, love the engine work
__________________
SilverSlayer-SS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-24-2013, 03:00 PM   #49
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
thanks. Got plenty more work to do!!!
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2013, 04:47 PM   #50
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
can't get a good night time straight on shot of the side markers because it just creates a large blur so here's the best I can do:

__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2013, 04:52 PM   #51
Blue10CamaroSS
454 RWHP 448 TQ
 
Blue10CamaroSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Chevy Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Posts: 2,616
Rear bowtie painted to body match.

Before:


After:
__________________
Blue10CamaroSS is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:49 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.