First lay down your coats of white dip, then when you lay down the last layer, take your silver metalizer and lightly spray the entire car. Be sure that the last coat of white is still wet or you will get an uneven pearl and texture. This works for all colors. Apply silver metalizer lightly over the last and wet coat of dip.
White Plasti Dip - Get Better Results
Fonzie from DipYourCar.com shows you a secret on how to get better results
with white plasti dip or white rubber dip s. Better coverage, paint
sagging, dripping or running
Plasti Dip Pearlizer - How does it look, how to use it
Plasti Dip Pearlizer purchased here:
Fonzie from DipYourCar.com introduces the new Plasti Dip Pearlizer.
Includes what it looks like on blaze colors, gunmetal grey, black, vs
metalizers, and cross spray technique Peel Coat
Painting Over Plasti-Dip
A brief run-through of my experience painting wheels with Plasti-Dip and
then painting over them with regular spray-can wheel paint. This is the
first set of wheels I've ever painted or Plasti-Dipped.
Some notes/things I learned here:
I strongly recommend against painting indoors like I did here. The fumes
are terrible even with a mask on, windows open, and fans going. It's a
As noted in the video, I don't recommend using the Plasti-Dip spray cans
until the very last drop, as they seem to want to spatter towards the end
and create things you have to fix.
If I recall correctly I used 2 cans of Plasti-Dip and 2 cans of silver
wheel paint to do this. I did this around the beginning of November and
it's about March now. I've been driving around in the Northeastern US
where the roads are salted and there's sleet, rain, and snow to contend
with fairly regularly throughout the winter and the paint has held up
The song you hear played during interludes/montages is "5 Minutes To
Marsham" by Dave Howes. You can hear some of his stuff here:
Will Plastidip Metalizers Peel Off?
DipYourCar Wheel kits purchased here:
Can you spray plastidip metalizers by themselves - and if you do, will it
peel off? The myth is exposed by Fonzie from DipYourCar.com
How to Plasti-Dip Your Car the Right Way
http://mysicksubaru.com a how-to, DIY video on how to paint your car the
right way with Plasti-Dip. This is a great solution for those of you
looking for an inexpensive way to change the color of your car.