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you guys prob know it already but i figure i waould post it up anyways.

if you spray florida roadster orange (boyd color) over chrome it looks like gold. fo real looks like gold. try it out on some crappy peices first and get it down.

hope it helps :biggrin:

sorry bad pics. ill take better later






everything that is gold was done that way
 

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ill get better pics soon.
 

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Originally posted by jevries@Aug 14 2005, 01:45 AM~3614607
I think better pics are nessecary here....these pics look kinda yellow that makes all the chrome look like gold. :biggrin:

very true.
my flash just broke so im gonna take some better ones in the a.m. :biggrin:
 

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heres a couple more i tried.


 

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this one i think shows the color better

 

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heres some better pics







sorry they are all kinda dusty. i built em all back in 97 :biggrin:
 

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the effect can vary from dark to light gold depending on the amount of coats/or how heavy you spray it
 

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Originally posted by 1ofaknd@Aug 14 2005, 12:01 PM~3619242
doesn't really look much like gold plating to me.

about the same effect from that spray gold/chrome stuff in a can

oh hell no


it looks just like real gold plating. i gotta get better pics i guess
 

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Originally posted by BigPoppa@Aug 14 2005, 12:06 PM~3619255
i think it's still hard to tell.  Is that color a clear or transparent paint?
its transparent - florida roadster orange. can find it w/ the boyd testor paints.
 

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just mix some orange and yelow transparent tamiya... :dunno:
 
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