Custom Trunk

Discussion in 'Car Audio, Electronics & Security' started by jthomas, Aug 22, 2016.

  1. jthomas

    jthomas Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Have thought about sprucing up my trunk audio components but didn't want to do a full custom job because I need space for folding chairs and cleaning stuff so I went with a semi-factory look:

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    GM didn't use gray/white trunk spatter paint in the early second gens, but it looked best with my paint scheme. Behind the 10" sub is a sealed box with a full 1 cubic foot of space. It turned out great and the bass is a lot better than before.

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  2. Coadster32

    Coadster32 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Looks great. Good lob.
     
  3. Twisted_Metal

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    Dam that looks nice, also like how you took the stripes all the way to the end of the filler panel
     
  5. jthomas

    jthomas Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    To tell you the truth I wish I hadn't done that. The correct way is to end them just below the first bend on that panel. I used the Phoenix Graphics stencils to get the stripe painted right, but they are not the best product and I had some bleed under the stencil in another spot so I decided it was easier to run them all the way down and avoid that. Thanks though.
     
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    I prefer them the way you did it. Also, nice job on the trunk.
     
  8. cvhu

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    here is a couple before and afters of my trunk
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  9. jthomas

    jthomas Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Nice job cvhu! I thought about doing all sides like you are doing, but I couldn't get all my gear in the trunk that way. I like the way your's turned out. By the way, nice blue Camaro...I'm a bit partial to blue :)
     
  10. cvhu

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    thanks jthomas the blue on my car is from the 2014 corvette its called laguna blue pearl, your trunk looks awesome nice clean, i have a hidden sub box behind the main panel of the trunk
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