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post #1 of 14 Old 04-29-2012, 10:42 AM Thread Starter
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Painting Exhaust Tip

I decided that I was tired of the dirty, ugly factory tip. I spruced it up with some DupliColor.





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Looks good for a cheap DIY project. Wonder how long the paint will last with the high EGTs.

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Looks great! I have been thinking of the doing the same thing to mine. Does the dupli-color come in "high heat"? So far I have been looking at the rustoleum "high heat" paint.
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That is what I used. Safe for intermittent temperatures up to 500 degrees.




2008 F-250 XLT CC 6.4L 2WD
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Looks great. I was considering doing the same thing, and now that I have seen your photo, I am going to do it.
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That is what I used. Safe for intermittent temperatures up to 500 degrees.
how did you get your pipe so clean?

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I used a scouring pad and regular dish soap mostly and 220 grit sandpaper for the really bad spots.




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Can you post a pic of the entire exhaust side of the truck? I want to see it from a bit further back. Looks great from what I can see though.

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H&S XRT Pro, Flo Pro DPF/DOC Delete,
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Looks great brother.

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