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    custom fiberglass look for my tweets

    some of you may remember when i wreck my cutlass awhile back. well i bought another cutlass and started working on it and decided that i needed to do something to the tweets i had on the a pillars because they were just sitting there. so here's what i did today. not the best but much better than before. i used some random material from wally world, hot glue gun, 2 layers of resin(no strength needed just cosmetic), a layer of spray on truck bed liner for texture, some primer and the paint.















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    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

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    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.




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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    Looks good, I did something similar in my buddy's Explorer



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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    very nice. gets some pics of it in the car as well.



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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    hope those screws aren't to long when you try to put it back in the car.




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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    Quote Originally Posted by Alpineinstaller
    hope those screws aren't to long when you try to put it back in the car.
    they aren't too long--they were already in there on the car, i just took em off to glass it.



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    you gonna sand and paint it, or leave it like that?



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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    would have been much eaiser if you had just gotten some kittyhair or bodyfiller, and then just filled in around the tweeter mount, and then sanded and painted

    but it turned out real nice.




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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    well i wanted to add texture to the whole piece so thats why i chose to do it like this. also the plastic piece was kind old and was starting to get sun faded and cracked so this was a great alternative for me.



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    lol well that makes sense

    is that the final finish?




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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    wtf did you do to your stove, and get rid of those fugly covers.

    did you burn that on eon the left corner?



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    Re: custom look for my tweets

    yup, i just test fit it in my car and i must say it is awesome looking--i'll take some pics this weekend after i get them put in.



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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