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Old 03-05-2008, 03:23 PM   #1
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Default Has it been done??? (Flat Black F-Body)

I saw this car and it got me to thinking...

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Are there any Flat-Black Trans Am's out there???

If not, any photoshop Guru's wanna tackle this for me???

I am SERIOUSLY thinking about this after seeing that car...

If 'chopped, I'd black out the DRL's, front and rear side markers and tail lights.

Thanks!!!
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Old 03-05-2008, 03:33 PM   #2
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GM Performance Parts LS7 Camaro is flat black, looks great. As for the trans ams, haven't seen one yet. The Camaro is featured in a past issue of GMHTP magazine.
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That is about what I have in mind... I really think I want to go with shiny wheels though, either chrome or polished. I like black-on-black, but that's a little too much with it being flat maybe...???
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I have seen Flat Black Camaro's but never T/A's ...looks good IMO
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If you get any pics please post, I have been wanting to do this to my formy since i got it. I will, just wanna get everything else done first.
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The GMPP camaro is more of a semi-gloss if you ask me. Might be the lighting. Cant find any firebirds done in flat though.
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yeah the gm camaro and theres one dick harrell camaro thats flat i dont think the t/a has ever been done
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best i could find....wish it had a wing on it.

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the t/a looks almost bald without the wing!!! wouldnt look bad if it had a wing

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That right there is one sweet freakin picture!!!! The flat looks real nice. I was never a fan before but that looks damn good. I agree with the wing thing tho.
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I never thought I`d say this, but that Trans AM looks awesome! Especially with the Chrome 10 spokes!
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Looks good but how the hell do you take care of a paint job like that. Wash it of course but I would imagine waxing it would be a major no no. Unless theres a special wax or cleaner
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looks good with a flat color but gay without a wing
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not bad looking that lt1
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best i could find....wish it had a wing on it.

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I feel like I'm looking at an oddly shaped RX7 in the picture of the rear end lol
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I feel like I'm looking at an oddly shaped RX7 in the picture of the rear end lol
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Thats the first 4th gen flat black I have ever seen for a firebird. Awesome Find!
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i want to see one with chrome wheels
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If everything works out, I'll be having an LS-1 WS-6 in Satin or Matte black ASAP!

I will be on Stock 17" Polished wheels for a while, I'll be sure to post up pics.

I am also interested in how-to care for that paint...???
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If everything works out, I'll be having an LS-1 WS-6 in Satin or Matte black ASAP!

I will be on Stock 17" Polished wheels for a while, I'll be sure to post up pics.

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I think thats awsome. Before you paint though make sure you figure out how to care for it. Might be more trouble maintaining then its worth. I hope not because I want to see some pics
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