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Using tan plasti-dip to paint match bumpers?

Let me start by saying I despise chrome bumpers. My truck is a green/tan two-tone, and it just occurred to me that plasti-dip makes a beige/tan color. Thoughts?

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Check out my post about my plastidipped grille
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Well guys I'm gonna try it...ordered two cans of tan and two cans of the glossifier.

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check out my post on the last page of this thread i put up lots of tips
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Cool thanks!

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Cool thanks!
No problem just PM me if you have questions i am pretty familiar with plastidip

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Did you ever use the tan on your bumpers? If so how did it turn out?


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I did, it wasn't close to Arizona beige. Looked white almost. I pulled it off.

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