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Dry Carbon Fiber Vinyl that matches OEM trim/spoiler

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by kev1n, May 7, 2018.

  1. kev1n

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    has anyone been able to find a CF vinyl that closely matches the OEM dry CF interior dash pieces and spoiler?
     
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    3m carbon fiber black
     
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    you have any pictures of it next to the oem pieces for comparison?
     
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    I don't have a picture, but it is exact.
     
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    which film are you referring to?

    3M has many lines of vinyl
     
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    do you have a link to the post you are referring to?

    also do you have shots of your rear diffuser?
     
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    I have the small leather lock in the center console wrapped in 3M Carbon Fiber and it is almost a perfect match to the OEM. Just a bit more texture when you touch it but aesthetically the same. I will post a pic when it is possible.
     
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    are you referring to post #6 because that looks like the 3m di noc. i dont think people realize 3m has more than one CF film and it isnt clearly labeled which he used..
     
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    Yes, post #6. And it is CFS12 - 1080 black carbon fiber cast. I own a wrap shop and am certified 3M installer so no confusion of the material :)
     
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    There is small peace folded so the markings on tha back are visible

    Photo can't show the real difference. Pm me your address and I can mail you scrap peace so you can see it yourself


    image.jpg
     
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    this is very helpful and i didnt realize the post in the other thread was yours haha!

    do you have any recommendations then or is that as close as it gets? i dont suppose you carry other brands as well?
     
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    I am certified installer of Avery and Oracal as well but their carbon fiber is similar in appearance. The brand I didn't have a chance to compare but might get closer look is vvivid /post #8 in the linked thread above/
     
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    Vvivid is exactly the same, I use both interchangeably.
     
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    Are you recommending CFS12 as a close match? They look similar in low light, but with bright light they look to have very different reflective properties.
     
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    its not a perfect match. it is textured and has a bit of shine to it
     
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    In my opinion CFS 12 is no match for any carbon fiber.
     

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