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Old 06-29-2009, 02:17 AM Thread Starter
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Cool commander stock rims matte black

so today i started my rims by cleaning, sanding vigorously and painting.
here are some pics of whats done so far.


finished pics to come probly tomorrow!
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Old 06-29-2009, 05:25 AM
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That should look really good! What kind of paint are you using, and are you doing multiple coats? Look forward to the pics.
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X2 I want to see them on the jeep. I have the limited chrome wheels on mine. I keep trying to imagine black wheels on mine.
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Which style wheels were they originally...I was also thinking of painting my rims a matte black but keeping the polished lip...
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That's cool.

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here are the pics of the black stock rims on my commander!
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the paint i used was dupicolor black wheel paint
i did 1 or 2 light coats and let it dry overnight then did 1 good solid coat in the morning.

and the rims where just the flat chrome stock ones!
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welcome to the black stock wheel club, for the cool kids!
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hahah thankss mann!!
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Now all you need to do is get rid of the rest of that bright stuff!
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