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Slipstreams wheels on classic model S

Discussion in 'Model S: Driving Dynamics' started by Great Dane, Jun 2, 2016.

  1. Great Dane

    Great Dane Member

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    Check out my 19 inch Slipstreams on my classic model S new slipps.JPG
     
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  2. The Lorax

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    Like it! How do they ride?
     
  3. mdevp

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    Did you black out parts of the wheel, and how did you do it? Did you use a gloss, semi or matte black. And I think it looks great btw.
     
  4. Great Dane

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    Before and after shots

    You are very observant, I did black some out to give it a better look.
    reveal will be later IMG_3766 copy.jpg
     
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  5. Evee

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    That looks so good. Tesla should offer a blackout.
     
  6. mdevp

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    Looks so good. I am quite amazed on how the blackout makes the 19s look like 20s, what a neat optical illusion!
     
  7. Great Dane

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    Ok here is the secret reveal
    I am embarrassed to say,
    I wanted it to be reversible ,
    in case it did not look good
    so I used a ,, wait for it ,
    MAGIC MARKER !!!
    Removable by 70% Alcohol
    Drove in Rain today,
    No loss of color
     
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  8. H2OU

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    Very innovative!
     
  9. ssq

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    Bwahahahahh I did not catch it first. Almost looks like you made the wheels larger. You smarty pants you!!
     
  10. Evee

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    Totally awesome hahaha
     

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