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      03-12-2008, 07:05 PM   #1
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smoke the blacklines?

alo, should I smoke the blacklines or no? This is what it would look similar to:
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      03-12-2008, 07:18 PM   #2
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My opinion.......no.

Blacklines look great just the way they are.
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      03-12-2008, 07:44 PM   #3
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i did it on mine...looks great
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      03-12-2008, 08:01 PM   #4
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haha nice paint or photoshoping
but i kinda agree with ruff rider
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      03-12-2008, 11:22 PM   #5
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well after i saw imaznumkay's pic, i think it looks nice though...!!
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      03-12-2008, 11:27 PM   #6
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op, did u use paint??!! ........yeah i like it, looks sick!!
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      03-12-2008, 11:32 PM   #7
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lighter tint may do just fine.
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      03-12-2008, 11:36 PM   #8
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ive seen them like that...not my cup o tea
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im waiting for someone to do it on an aw car so i can do it myself im really considering it
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      03-13-2008, 12:37 AM   #10
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Just saw the pics in the other post, It will look good!

Go for it
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haha, i used photoshop...yup and it's clear I don't use the tools that come with it. hahahha. better off if i used paint.
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      03-13-2008, 01:14 AM   #12
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I actually bought the smoked overlays and didn't like them. It made it too dark. I then cut them in half and installed them on the top only; still didn't like them.
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my vote is no. i've never been a fan of the oreo tail light look.
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Not do it as dark as the PS, lighter might look good.
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i was g onna do it but i would def do it with a lighter smoke
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i was g onna do it but i would def do it with a lighter smoke
I would do a lighter smoke of the whole tail light assembly on a JB car
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I would do a lighter smoke of the whole tail light assembly on a JB car
one of the bay area guys has a light smoke on his black lines on black sapphire. it looks really good.
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one of the bay area guys has a light smoke on his black lines on black sapphire. it looks really good.
really? i have never seen it in any of the meets... whose car is it on?
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really? i have never seen it in any of the meets... whose car is it on?
it's on jackson's (misterng) 330i.

the smoke job is really light and subtle. looks great though!
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It would look ok only if it was a LIGHT tint. Anything really dark will look tacky....
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It would look ok only if it was a LIGHT tint. Anything really dark will look tacky....
agreed
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