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Old 04-22-2014, 03:33 PM   #26
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Yep, it is a nice touch!
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Old 04-22-2014, 03:54 PM   #27
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How would it look on a heritage grill?
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Old 04-22-2014, 06:32 PM   #28
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Wow that came out awesome denis. Nice work! When are you making the billet aluminum version?
Haha when I get a CNC machine

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looks good , very nice work !!
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How would it look on a heritage grill?
It wouldn't. This uses the grill delete for the normal grill. Now if you can figure out a way to attach just the outline to your heritage grill, it would probably look pretty cool.
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Old 04-22-2014, 07:41 PM   #29
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Old 04-22-2014, 08:09 PM   #30
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Start selling them!
You're not the first person to say that.
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Old 04-22-2014, 08:17 PM   #31
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Looks good man. Been wanting to do this to the back bowtie. Difficult to do? Any sliced fingers in the process? lol
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Old 04-22-2014, 08:24 PM   #32
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Looks good man. Been wanting to do this to the back bowtie. Difficult to do? Any sliced fingers in the process? lol
Thanks man

I thought about black, but ultimately landed on the red. Actually yea, I cut one of em but that's just because I got a little careless with the dremel. Haha

It just takes some patents, and honestly if I used more this would have came out even better. You also need to add the cost in, like that bow tie delete is 40 bucks...and you're going to cut it up and make it I useable, same with a new bowtie. So keep that in mind as well.
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Old 04-22-2014, 11:49 PM   #33
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Are you going to mass produce these? I liked to get one for my Victory red Camaro!
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Old 04-23-2014, 06:20 AM   #34
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Are you going to mass produce these? I liked to get one for my Victory red Camaro!
Lol i wasn't going to. I mean I guess I could make a few if people want em.
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Old 04-23-2014, 09:09 AM   #35
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Wow Great Job!!!
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Old 04-23-2014, 10:13 AM   #36
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Love it! I was hoping we would be able to buy the "Flowtie" from Chevy but not looking so good on that. So, yeah, let us know if you decide to make more. I wonder if it would work on the ZL1 grill??
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Old 04-23-2014, 11:26 AM   #37
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Wow Great Job!!!
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Love it! I was hoping we would be able to buy the "Flowtie" from Chevy but not looking so good on that. So, yeah, let us know if you decide to make more. I wonder if it would work on the ZL1 grill??
I don't think so. The way the bowtie mounts to the ZL1 grill would prevent it from working Without modifying the grill itself. This is totally removable and able to go back to factory or whatever else you want to do.

If anyone is really seriously interested in having one made, shoot me a PM and we can talk about it.
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Old 04-23-2014, 03:15 PM   #38
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Old 04-23-2014, 03:35 PM   #39
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Old 04-27-2014, 10:14 PM   #40
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Old 04-28-2014, 02:57 PM   #41
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that's awesome! It came out looking great! I was thinking bout trying this with the rear bowtie
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Old 04-28-2014, 10:06 PM   #42
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What paint did you use? Looks like a pretty good match to our red.
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Old 04-28-2014, 10:11 PM   #43
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Not to steal any ideas, thought about making these. My dads a machinist, him and I talked about making these. One of his friends actually has his own machine shop so could have him make them. Estimated load and cut time 1 minute. The biggest problem is cost. Not sure how much the emblem is from gm thought about buying 100 of them...but, bowtie delete peice seems expensive at $40, plus paint. If I have enough interest I could spend the money. The other problem is making a jig so that the part does not move around while getting cut. Could take some thinking.

Never thought about the rear, that may be a bit easier to do.
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Old 04-29-2014, 11:21 AM   #44
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that's awesome! It came out looking great! I was thinking bout trying this with the rear bowtie
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What paint did you use? Looks like a pretty good match to our red.
I used Rust-oleum paint for plastic that they sell at autozone. It matched fairly well I think.

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Not to steal any ideas, thought about making these. My dads a machinist, him and I talked about making these. One of his friends actually has his own machine shop so could have him make them. Estimated load and cut time 1 minute. The biggest problem is cost. Not sure how much the emblem is from gm thought about buying 100 of them...but, bowtie delete peice seems expensive at $40, plus paint. If I have enough interest I could spend the money. The other problem is making a jig so that the part does not move around while getting cut. Could take some thinking.

Never thought about the rear, that may be a bit easier to do.
Yea the delete is a pain in the ass. I honestly can't believe that piece is $40.
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Now that I think of it, I'm fairly sure I've seen GM colors in aerosol form before. Since they've had Victory red for years, I'm sure if its made that would for sure sell that one.
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Old 04-30-2014, 09:59 AM   #46
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Now that I think of it, I'm fairly sure I've seen GM colors in aerosol form before. Since they've had Victory red for years, I'm sure if its made that would for sure sell that one.
hmmmm, where would one find OE Colors in aresol? dealer?
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Old 04-30-2014, 11:33 AM   #47
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Click on your color, and in the drop down menu, select the aerosol spray can. I used their paint on my CGM for the taillight bezels and it matched up. I also bought their high-gloss clear.
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Old 04-30-2014, 12:18 PM   #48
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Click on your color, and in the drop down menu, select the aerosol spray can. I used their paint on my CGM for the taillight bezels and it matched up. I also bought their high-gloss clear.
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Old 04-30-2014, 12:28 PM   #49
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Nice work OP! It looks very good!

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Not to steal any ideas, thought about making these. My dads a machinist, him and I talked about making these. One of his friends actually has his own machine shop so could have him make them. Estimated load and cut time 1 minute. The biggest problem is cost. Not sure how much the emblem is from gm thought about buying 100 of them...but, bowtie delete peice seems expensive at $40, plus paint. If I have enough interest I could spend the money. The other problem is making a jig so that the part does not move around while getting cut. Could take some thinking.

Never thought about the rear, that may be a bit easier to do.
I've thought about water jetting the centers out, but again it would take some thought to make a fixture... I can't find the normal bowtie's listed, but the ZL1 bowtie is about $40 bucks. Have to check with the stealer ship to get a price on the normal bowties.
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Nice work OP! It looks very good!
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