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Trek OCLV - Project One Paintjob(13 posts)

Trek OCLV - Project One PaintjobFez
Apr 10, 2003 7:05 AM
Would you like it better with a solid custom paintjob or would you like the trite and common stock 2-color fade paintjob?
noncustom paintFez
Apr 10, 2003 7:07 AM
stock paintFez
Apr 10, 2003 7:14 AM
Fade? What fade?- nmfiltersweep
Apr 10, 2003 7:36 AM
I love the stock colors on that bike. nmRJF
Apr 10, 2003 7:51 AM
I like Treks!the bull
Apr 10, 2003 8:59 AM
The ones I like the most are the clear coated ones!That way you can see if the carbon in there is okay or if it is about to fail!
Didn't they stopFez
Apr 10, 2003 9:24 AM
doing the bare carbon with a clearcoat over it?

Something about it being easier to lay the carbon the best way possible without having to worry about how it looked.
they Didn't stopTrekFurthur
Apr 10, 2003 9:39 AM
Just renamed it Black Pearl Carbon--d@mn cool, too--feels like riding a stealth fighter
cant tell from the pictureFez
Apr 10, 2003 10:00 AM
Can you see the carbon weave? If so,is it only on parts of it or can you see the bare carbon everywhere?
except for the decalsdtufts
Apr 10, 2003 11:31 AM
except for the decal (and there are tons of those) you can see the carbon and you can clearly see the joints for the lugs. I prefer the postal scheme, myself.
nothing purtier than my ruby red clear coated kestrel :-)wolfereeno
Apr 10, 2003 11:34 AM
not sure they still make them that way but I've seen them in stores. There was a clear, ruby, and yellow clear coat. The yellow's really amazing. As mentioned, it takes more time to lay out the carbon to look nice if the frame's not going to be painted.

one of these days I have to buy a digital camera and post a pic.
mmmm, red...wolfereeno
Apr 10, 2003 1:46 PM
not my bike but same frame
can they do celeste and put a Bianchi decal on it? :-) nmDougSloan
Apr 10, 2003 10:02 AM