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  1. jdd32

    jdd32 X Metal Workshop

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    It's finally here!

    In close collaboration with @zwc0442 we've spent the past few months putting our heads together in a joint research, beer time, and investing our own money to finally achieve the impossible: the unicorn Gen 1 "bone" plasma!

    It looks like G1 plasma. It feels like G1 plasma. It even ages like G1 plasma into the mature 'bone' color! The only difference is we've re-invented it in such a way that it would never blacken, never peel/flake, and never rub off unlike the OEM version. And no, we don't use clear coat or Photoshop magic; it's pure, unadulterated X-Metal goodness!

    Here's some teaser pics... more pics to follow shortly!

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  2. zwc0442

    zwc0442 Oakley Expert Premium Member

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    Here's a few pics of my own as well to add. The juliet is an oem finish frame in very good condition.

    Reinventing Gen 1 Plasma "bone" finish - 20160623_220313.jpg

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    Last edited: 7/6/16
  3. Tyler Kay

    Tyler Kay Oakley Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Amazingly beautiful! Love it. Congrats on the great job!
     
  4. WILL-I-AM

    WILL-I-AM Oakley Expert Premium Member

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    Awesome! Congrats on all the hard work put in, they look great.
     
  5. dragonvoi

    dragonvoi Dragonvoi knows xMetal. Premium Member

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    Wowza! The only reason I don't get my original xx's orbitals returned because I really like this finish! SWEET!
     
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  6. donkeanu

    donkeanu Oakley Collector Premium Member

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    wow!!..diggin' that finish on the XS!


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  7. YakuzaFloralGangsta

    YakuzaFloralGangsta R1 Ninja Premium Member Lifetime Member

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    Amazing, great work guys :)
    I love the XS finish
     
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  8. THE X-MAN

    THE X-MAN Forum Sponsor Gold Forum Sponsor Premium Member Lifetime Member

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    Great work.......
     
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  9. Nortika

    Nortika Oakley Expert Premium Member

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    Those look sweet, you guys nailed it!!!
     
  10. OakleyFrankFMJ

    OakleyFrankFMJ The Legend - - Vlad the Impaler Premium Member Lifetime Member

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    Nice nice nice.