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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 14, 08:47 AM Thread Starter
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Brake paint too dark?

I painted these using Eastwood's spray gray and they look good, but my concern is that they are just too dark. I'd like some opinions.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 14, 09:50 AM Thread Starter
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Re: Brake paint too dark?

This what they looked like before paint - both the calipers and the spindles
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 14, 10:12 AM
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Re: Brake paint too dark?

I think the look fine!
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 14, 11:10 AM
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Re: Brake paint too dark?

They were a dark gray even almost black from the factory
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 14, 05:25 PM Thread Starter
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Re: Brake paint too dark?

Thanks! I was second guessing myself for a bit but will leave them be.
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