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Old 08-03-2018, 09:58 AM
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I picked up this beauty for $20 at a recent garage sale and Im going to start building around it.

I was trying to find out the manufacturer or supplier to try and find a decal kit......I tried Google & Ebay already

Not really concerned about the colors and numbers...but they have front headlight & rear tail light decals that I would like to try and find vs paying someone to airbrush them.

Any help would be apprecated !
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Old 08-03-2018, 09:23 PM
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if it's not been made by promokartsusa chances are slim to find a decal kit.
maybe you can contact firestorm graphix
https://www.firestormgraphix.com/str...ht-decals.html
maybe they "had" a z28 decalsset once and still have it laying around somewhere...
and are willing to provide you a scaled down set (those are for full size race cars mind you!)
or at least can point you to a different location..
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Oh look full size decals:
https://www.performancebodies.com/Pr....aspx?pid=2339
(contact and ask for scaled replica you know the drill)

BUT kart decals are usually very simple graphics, post a few good pics of what you have and we might be able to help you out.

means post good pictures of the "lights" and "grill" if we can tweak the graphics back to original glory,
you can have a set printed in your local copy shop

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PS or go the other way around: find a decal set for a TAMIYA model they usually show up,
have it scanned in best possible resolution and then scaled up to match your kart

PPS if all else fails:
http://nastyz28.com/threads/1979-fib...o-kart.217307/
ask Tryme1979 for a set of good images from his flawless decals
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Im not one for bodys on go carts but i would NOT turn down that z body.
Of course i would have to build it to resemble my 81.

Decals would be cool but what about cutting it out for real lites.
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Decals would be cool but what about cutting it out for real lites.
headlights isn't too bad really, some aluminium tape for the rim, and some small round headlights
(I think you might even find that vintage bicycle lights fit)
but that'd still leave you with the grill
.. and worst
the rear lights (I mean you cannot just slap in generic rectangles can you )
so one would have to heatform some acrylic inserts at the very least,
and with that much effort there comes a serious amount of time and money as well..
(especially since heatforming acrylic might not be as trivial as you'd liked it to be)

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Nice boxed in carport. I have 2 of them side by side but aren't boxed in need to get around to it.
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