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      04-04-2008, 02:21 PM   #1
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E90 Sedan Smoked Headlight Overlays- BlueBat

I contacted BlueBat, the famed vinyl creator for G35s, etc. about making Smoked Vinyl Overlays for the E90 Sedan. These would be the same type overlays Hunter previously offered.
I know that group buy fell through and there are still alot of people that want them and no other vendor currently offers smoked overlays.
Bluebat stated that he needs a car in the San Deigo, Cali area to measure and size the overlays.

Here is a link to his gallery page where contact information is: WWW.BLUEBATMOBILE.NET
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      04-05-2008, 10:16 PM   #2
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This is a picture for reference of what they are... this is 1clean335i's car I hope he doesnt mind me using it as a reference.




Come on, no one wants these? There were so many people in that group buy that fell through!
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      04-05-2008, 10:19 PM   #3
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Looks good. Looks like Ill have to hook him up with a clearbra.
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Looks good. Looks like Ill have to hook him up with a clearbra.
Edit: nevermind he already got the M-tech bumper.
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      04-06-2008, 12:35 AM   #5
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Blue Batmobile does excellent work for many many car forums. I don't think he would disappoint with this.
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they need to be priced reasonably..$30-40 is too much for a piece of vinyl
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nice!~~
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I offer my car! I wouldn't mind going down to San Diego for a couple hours :P
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I offer my car! I wouldn't mind going down to San Diego for a couple hours :P
ThankS!! Way to take one for the team. Just email him, his email adress is available from the gallery link im my OP.
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Email sent.

(I wonder if he will be willing to do a vinyl roof overlay for me, i wanna do a two-tone thing :P)
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Blue Bat is a great guy, with a quality product. I'm sure no one would be dissapointed with him, or his products.
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I contacted BlueBat, the famed vinyl creator for G35s, etc. about making Smoked Vinyl Overlays for the E90 Sedan. These would be the same type overlays Hunter previously offered.
I know that group buy fell through and there are still alot of people that want them and no other vendor currently offers smoked overlays.
Bluebat stated that he needs a car in the San Deigo, Cali area to measure and size the overlays.

Here is a link to his gallery page where contact information is: WWW.BLUEBATMOBILE.NET
I already spoke with him about a year ago. I volunteered to use my car so he can do the measurements but he wants me to pay him for installation. I said hell no!
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I already spoke with him about a year ago. I volunteered to use my car so he can do the measurements but he wants me to pay him for installation. I said hell no!
HAHA not to

but, I was going to take my car to EAS to have them design a product they wanted to sell so when you lock the car the mirrors fold in, and when you unlock they unfold. Sounds pretty cool, so I was going to take it in and they said for letting them use my car to design it I could get $50 off and free installation. But they were going to sell it for $200.

So they want to use my car to design it, for me to drive an hour to them, be a whole day without a car, and drive it an hour home and still PAY them $150.

I said no.
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What? I don't wanna pay for installation... I dont even want to install them... I like my orange reflectors... they grew on me...
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What? I don't wanna pay for installation... I dont even want to install them... I like my orange reflectors... they grew on me...
He didnt say anything about having to pay for them.... he just needs a car to measure...I would imagine he would give one for free if you were willing to let him use ur car, if not that would be unreasonable cause this could make him alot of money
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Yeah. Well... im still waiting for a reply, so i guess ill wait to see what happens.
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Is this overlay material same as the window tint film?
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Is this overlay material same as the window tint film?
No, from what I gather window tint film would be too flimsy and too hard to shape in order to put it on the front curved lights. They would be made of vinyl.
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Thanks for the interest guys, and those of you who already know my work . The reason the charge for the install is because I really dont do the installation process anymore. With all the demands for my work, I have a friend that does most of my installs now. He's pretty darn cheap when you consider what other places charge. The person that offers their car for measurements will be rewarded with a free set of the overlays as long as you have my guy install so I can take pics for my gallery .

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Yeah. Well... im still waiting for a reply, so i guess ill wait to see what happens.

did I reply with my contact? Give me a call .

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Yeah, i got it, lol. Sorry i havent called just yet. It was a busy day yesterday. Ill call you today around 11-ish.

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If the quality is there - I am in for a set.
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