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New Paint Color....

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Sandman_NC, May 29, 2019.

  1. Sandman_NC

    Sandman_NC Child Of Christ Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Thinking about painting my bike a new color. What say you about this color.... candy blackberry.


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    Sandman_NC Child Of Christ Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Sandman_NC Child Of Christ Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Post any ideas you may have.
     
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    Cowboy Glances can deceive

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    Love it!
     
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    Ferrisfan Got here as soon as I could Supporting Member

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    I happen to really dig that color.
     
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  6. dman24

    dman24 Active Member

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    What kind of bike? I like the color but I couldn’t see it on a dual sport or something like that. If it’s going on a cruiser I say spray away.
     
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  7. Sandman_NC

    Sandman_NC Child Of Christ Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Harley-Davidson Ultra Limited. It's currently black.... just want something different.
     
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    Pbj ak B Supporting Member

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    That black cherry looks amazing. I use to wash big trucks and a guy had his painted a similar color, it was a pain to wash though. The soap would dry really quick in the sun and would leave steaks pretty bad. Other than that it’s one of my favorites. Being you’re putting it in a bike and it’s a lot smaller it probably wouldn’t be too hard to wash. Good luck and be sure to post pics when you get it painted.
     
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    Go for it Brother. That's an awesome color for a bike.
     
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    Looks similar to the factory color on my 2015 Boulevard C90. I love it and get a lot of compliments. They call it "Candy Dark Cherry Red"
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    Howland Your daily dose of snark

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    Put up a poll and I'll bet it's unanimous.
     
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    On an ultra limited I think it would look great. I think that one of the newer cvo models have came in a similar color to give an idea what it would look like. I have a denim black ultra classic and hate the paint. Can’t keep it clean and no way to fix scratches.
     
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  13. NCLivingBrit

    NCLivingBrit Clueless Protoplasm

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    That is some nice paint.
     
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    charliesgrave cosmoline enthusiast Benefactor Life Member Supporting Member

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    This is close enough to Rusian plum that I would vote yes.
     
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    Geezer Mama Tried Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    That color would look good, Tim.
     
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    Absofreakinlutely!!!!
     
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    Gator Parts guy Supporting Member

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    Very similar to H-D's Black Cherry which is on my 2005 Road King. Looks like a solid color paint until the sun hits it and then the metallic pops.

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    Beautiful color for a bike without a doubt!
     
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    bad ass. doooooooooooeeeeeeeeeeeeet
     
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    Sandman_NC Child Of Christ Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Thanks, guys!

    Now, to get a quote from a couple of paint shops. :cool:
     
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    Paint it yourself. Bikes are easy. Plus paint is cheap.
     
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    Sandman_NC Child Of Christ Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I would but it's important to me that it looks good. I have trouble coloring inside the lines. lol
     
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    SnowRooster Cosmic Castaway Supporting Member

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    Love that!
     
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    Bull Durham Almost Famous Plank Owner Charter Life Member

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    Awesome color !