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Old 01-12-2014, 10:31 PM
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So I was looking into buying 5" black tips but couldn't pull the plug on a $200 set. Looked at a few different sets but decided just to paint the stock ones. Went on real smooth with some good prep work and looks awesome.
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Its late now so ill let the dry over night and I'll install them in the morning and take some pics installed.

Now that I've saved that money I can look some more into the Mufflex series or a solo mach 40, we'll see.
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Looks nice!!! I did the same the same thing for the same reason lol
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Looks great. But where can you buy them already black ?
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Looks good. What type of paint did you use... high-temp, or just a regular spray enamel?
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I was looking at the mbrp 5" in black not stock black ones.

Used Krylon BBQ and stove paint, I didn't want to have to bake the other stuff and I didn't figure it got to hot at the tip, the paint is rated for 600 degree Celsius.
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I was looking at the mbrp 5" in black not stock black ones.

Used Krylon BBQ and stove paint, I didn't want to have to bake the other stuff and I didn't figure it got to hot at the tip, the paint is rated for 600 degree Celsius.
Yeah, you will not have any heat issues with stove paint...
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I just bought a 2014 Blackout and was thinking about buying black tips, but now I have a better idea. Thanks a bunch for this!
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