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Ghosting a checkered flag?
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Posted: Mon Jul 09, 2007 09:39 PM
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Does anyone have any idea of how to go about Ghosting a checkered flag pattern under the topcoat of paint? I can't seem to find any info of how to do the masking and painting of the checks. No! No! No! No!!!!
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Post Post subject: Re: Ghosting a checkered flag?
Posted: Mon Jul 09, 2007 09:53 PM
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The easiest way I can think of, would be to have a vinyl guy cut the checkered flag design out for you, then stick it on and paint the ghosting, and pull off the vinyl afterwards. I just happen to know a vinyl guy (me Cool ) that could do that for you. Check out BajaWarriors car, I did the vinyl mask for him.


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Post Post subject: Re: Ghosting a checkered flag?
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Daryll did an awesome layout for my car. I am going to be doing a checkerboard flag on my F350 and I need to get with him about that. I need to see if can do the flag out of more of a cling material than a sticker, because I need to apply it and do the shadows and then remove it so I can clear it. If I find out something I will post it.

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Post Post subject: Re: Ghosting a checkered flag?
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checkered flags are alot of work. ghosting adds a nice 3D effect. Unfortunately I cannot do either. Fortunately my baja is cheap practice!

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Thanks guys, I really appreciate the help. Very Happy


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