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Old 10-08-2010, 03:09 PM   #1
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RS/SS Dash Badge

I wanted something in there, but was not going to pay $50.

So I made one. When printed on photo paper, and covered with clear laminate tape, it does not look too tacky...

Printed at 300dpi, then trimmed, they fit the contour perfectly.
Clear ones too in case you want your own colors.
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Old 10-08-2010, 03:36 PM   #2
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it looks pretty good for diy... personally id of just taken the SS as 1 strip( meaning w/o the bottom and top checkered effect) just wouldve been harder to center since it wouldnt be a fitted match on the top/bottom........if u get what im asying
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Old 10-08-2010, 04:05 PM   #3
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I have a switches there...
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Old 10-08-2010, 04:08 PM   #4
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I was wondering where they put the hud buttons. That's a nice, blind location for it
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Old 10-08-2010, 04:15 PM   #5
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Nice job on the DIY dash plaque. I ordered my custom plaque from emblempros (I have no skills). Also ordered my custom mirrored underhood plaque from them just yesterday too.
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Old 10-08-2010, 04:18 PM   #6
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Very creative solution................
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Old 10-08-2010, 04:20 PM   #7
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I like it
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Old 10-08-2010, 04:28 PM   #8
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not a bad idea. makes me want to find a piece of scrap metal and use my dremel to cut out something.... hmmmmmm
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Old 10-08-2010, 05:04 PM   #9
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Wow...I'm thinkin I may do this...I'm diggin the aluminum lookin one! If anything, just use it until I feel like forking over the dough for an emblempro
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Old 10-08-2010, 10:18 PM   #10
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Nice work!
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Old 10-09-2010, 01:21 PM   #11
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Thank you. It's a little hack but I did not feel like spending money on one.
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Old 10-09-2010, 01:39 PM   #12
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It's a nice DIY job, but we do have a budget version that does not cost $50. However, the other ones are $20 from us, and come with a decent amount of car info on them, they are just not customizeable like the premium versions. But, for simple logos and info, you don't have to spend $50.
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Old 10-09-2010, 01:47 PM   #13
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The other thing is that due to where it is located you never even see it. I only did it because I was bored at work one day last week
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Old 10-09-2010, 03:43 PM   #14
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Is it possible you could do a red RS on a black background? Also what settings did you print it in?
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