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Paint calipers and drums red 3 11.11%
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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-19-2009, 09:38 PM Thread Starter
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Question Calipers and drums- color?

What looks the best in your opinion?

A. Paint both calipers and drums red
B. Paint calipers red and drums black

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p.s. Currently, both calipers and drums are red.
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i dnt like the look of painted drums personally. if you painted them black it would look good though so its not that crappy stock greyish black that rusts.



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i vote calipers red and drums black. drums are just...too out there IMO. WAY too much color
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drums are mostly only painted by ricers, not saying youre a ricer if you do it, but black drums are better imo
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Ditto on the red calipers and black drums!

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Just chrome the whole thing out... Not really possible but it would be nasty





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red and black...drums shouldn't be painted a color that will contrast...they aren't meant to be shown off. Paint them black and stick with the red calipers. That's what I want to do. Either red/black or black/black for my car.

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I think calipers color matched to car looks insane, and i kinda agree with black drums. just IMO, i think thats what'll look best

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Well do you really need my opinion? x2 to everyone else lol



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my drums are painted the same color as my calipers, blue...

no, im not a ricer... far from it...

its all a personal opinion... either way would look fine... ive heard ppl say the calipers & drums should always match whatever you do... to me that doesnt matter... lol...i think what you gotta look at is how much drum is gonna show thru ur rims, if u have hardcore skinny rims, do u want all that red? if u got big thick or multiple spoke rims, do u want something a little extra? that's y i painted my drums... lol, but if they're already red on ur car & ur not feeling them, go black...or dark gunmetal... its your car, lol


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