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Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby skully [OP] » Nov 16 2010, 6:11pm

I was looking at doing a full body wrap on my Chevy with this type of material www.camo4u.com - has anyone tried doing this themselves? Was it hard to do?
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby koolz71 » Nov 16 2010, 6:19pm

ive never tried it but i had a silverado attack me in the woods once when it was wearing a cover like this...never saw it stalking me lol....its slick looking i like it, its unique
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby olliepop2500 » Nov 16 2010, 6:30pm

if u go hunting a lot i guess it will work. im not a fan of camo but it looks nice. unique like nathan said.
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby Mikejustowns » Nov 17 2010, 3:00am

Pretty sick looking if you hunt or just like camo. I would be worried about getting all of the air bubbles out and about the paint underneath incase you get sick of it or it fades. I cant even get those darn screen protectors on my phone with out those air pockets. If I did a whole truck the thing would look like bubble wrap. Haha. Cool idea though. Would look sick with some flat black rims.
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby skully [OP] » Nov 17 2010, 2:35pm

I am torn between doing a full wrap or just a camo accent on the rocker panels....
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby koolz71 » Nov 17 2010, 4:31pm

what color is ur truck..i would say rocker panels or wheel wells for accent
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby p8ntplayer » Nov 17 2010, 5:29pm

Doing just the rockers would look better imo, which is exactly what I will be doing soon. I bought the vinyl from mossy oak but now I just need to find time to actually do it...
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby rkj4243 » Nov 18 2010, 3:17am

Installing wraps, or any type of graphics of any type work best when you follow these basic steps.
Make certain that the temperature of the surfaces is at correct level, usually between 55 - 80 degrees F.

Make certain area to be worked on is clean, and free of any things which would cause problems with adhesion to surface, or unwanted irregularities with finished product installation. Wipe area with a solvent which will leave it clean, and free of any residue.

Most wraps or graphics can be installed "wet" with either water, or glass cleaner sprayed on the panel underneath the graphic, and then using a small hand held squeegee, you can smooth it out from the center to outside edges to remove "air bubbles" or any other irregularities with the object being installed.

Take your time, follow the directions, and you should be fine with the installation.

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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby skully [OP] » Jan 05 2011, 8:35pm

I agree about the camo wraps on the rocker panels
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Re: Camo Wraps for Silverado

Postby LBZDMAX » Jan 06 2011, 3:37am

I say do the whole damn thing. A guy on the duramax forum has his whole truck wrapped and has black rims and it looks sick!
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