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Carbon Wrap Gills

Discussion in 'The Z Gallery' started by wildeboy, May 12, 2012.

  1. wildeboy

    wildeboy Dedicated Member
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    I have decided to try carbon wrap gills on the zed. I can't decide if it is 'pointless fake carbon chav' or not.

    I know R37 has some and I do like the look of them on a black car so I thought I would have a go on my montreal blue.

    I bought a pair of gills for a reasonable price on ebay along with some Scotchprint 1080 carbon wrap, this is apparently designed for cars whereas the di-noc is not.

    Wrapping is harder than it looks and z3 gills are maybe not the easiest thing to wrap when you have never done it before! So yes, I made a bit of a mess of it! But I managed to get it looking passable (from a distance while squinting!).

    So what do you think, yes or no before I do the other side?????

    Those at Newby can see it in the flesh tomorrow.

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  2. r37

    r37 Dedicated Member

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    im not sure on a blue car, it might grow on me. Im curious as to how you did inside the vent bit with the mesh. The wrap i had didnt quite stretch far enough.
     
  3. HornelZ3M

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    I think on a black car it would look good, but doesnt do anything for me. ;)
     
  4. si-forks

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    Same goes for me looks great on a black car ,but i don't like chrome vents either

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  5. z3cade

    z3cade Zorg Guru (III)
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    Paint them bright silver ;)
     
  6. NeRo

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    Could go the whole hog like this TVR I saw today
     

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