Light up Fender badge

Discussion in 'Generation 4 - General Discusson' started by Wsho, Feb 2, 2018.

  1. TomahawkSHO

    TomahawkSHO SHO Member

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    I like what I've seen that you've done!
     
  2. OG-SHOguy

    OG-SHOguy Old member SHOwht90

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    Would you like to do a set of GEN1 outter door panel cladding? I think that would look awesome to have the "Taurus SHO" light up like you have done on these.. What do you think?
     
  3. Wsho

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    Post a photo of what you're asking

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    OG-SHOguy Old member SHOwht90

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    picture sucks, sorry for the quality but lighting the Taurus SHO on the door cladding. It is recessed and could be back filled like you have done on GEN4 badge...what do you think?
     
  5. Wsho

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    That would definitely be an interesting project I believe it could be done give me a few months I'll see if I can find a cheap one at a junkyard and try it out

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    OG-SHOguy Old member SHOwht90

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    Sounds great, I can send you a set to work on...I have seen your workmanship so I believe there is no threat of trashing a set. Just let me know when your done and we can square up on a price and send them back... how does that sound? no hurry
     
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    PM me..
     
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    Another project putting these on Bottom part of trunk lid all my trim colors are tuxedo black. These were green sanded down shot it with tuxedo black and then acrylic on top of the letters.

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    Super Nice
     
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    This is something I've been thinking about for some time now. Except I was thinking about using a 3D printer to print the S, H and O with clear acrylic filament. I've also thought about using addressable LED's and a Raspberry Pi to create say a LED trace of S, H and O on startup and maybe turning all red on WOT, in addition to white as DRL's and switchback amber/white on turns. I know I'm weird :)
     
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    I'm going to tackle this. What is the acrylic? What kind? Is it epoxy? Can I grab my wife's nail polish?
     
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    I got this off of a company I used to work for they used to make soft playgrounds and use this to glue a little Pebbles together. You can also cover the top of a wooden table for a clear and glossy glass finish

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    Is it a secret? Can you point me in the right direction or is it just plain acrylic whatever?
     
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    No secrets to some extra s*** I had laying around in my box of goodies.. [​IMG][​IMG]

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    Fender badges are finished just waiting for the lighting system to come in.
    Had these light up Ford badges come in today not too bad only took over a month to get here. Got one for the front grill (white) and one for the rear trunk (red) but I don't think I'm going to use the red one.
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