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Old 08-25-2009, 01:08 PM   #1
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having stripes ghost painted update painting pics inside

anyone have any examples of ghost painting pics , I'm having my rally stripes done and my painter needs some examples cause I cant seem to find any I have a SIM and want gray or silver stripes ghost painted . Isn't it usually just a shade darker than the hood or does it fade as you go up or down the hood also

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Old 08-25-2009, 01:09 PM   #2
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i'm pretty sure "ghost" is just straight up pearl.
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Old 08-25-2009, 01:51 PM   #3
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Not sure if this is what you are talking about but this is an example of the pearl rally stripes on IOM. It looks sharp!

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Old 08-25-2009, 01:55 PM   #4
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Not sure if this is what you are talking about but this is an example of the pearl rally stripes on IOM. It looks sharp!

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thanks for that picture That will help
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Old 08-25-2009, 01:57 PM   #5
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I wanted to do that too i have seen this IOM car long time ago and loved it.What color is your car going to be?
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Old 08-25-2009, 01:59 PM   #6
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You are welcome! If I do rally stripes I'll go with pearl like this gentlemen did. It just looks sharp.
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Old 08-25-2009, 03:33 PM   #7
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well I would go with a darker silver color stripe on top of the SIM probably . I want it to look like the stripe is under a lot of layers of clearcoat so its just comes through , I will post pics having it done next week
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Old 08-25-2009, 05:25 PM   #8
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i thoguht about this, I think it would look really good on black, i wanted stripes but i wanted something different
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Old 08-25-2009, 09:14 PM   #9
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Nice cant wait to see it.
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Old 08-26-2009, 06:27 AM   #10
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how did it turn out.
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wont be having it done until next tuesday
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Can anyone explain in non-technical terms what "ghost painting" (stripes) is. It really looks so good! Thanks.
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Can anyone explain in non-technical terms what "ghost painting" (stripes) is. It really looks so good! Thanks.
it's basically just pearl.
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Old 08-27-2009, 07:39 PM   #14
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If the paitning is done correctly, what you end up with are stripes that unless you are looking for them you basically would not know they are there, hence "Ghost Stripes"
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