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  1. jetta3381

    jetta3381 Oakley Enthusiast

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    i just try to Rit dye my spare walleva grey rubbers for 1 hour, they look purple but not IH violets....

    Rit Dye Rubbers - IMAG0602_zps2836becd.jpg
    Rit Dye Rubbers - IMAG0605_zps917c6015.jpg
     
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  2. Rubyskull

    Rubyskull Ichiro addict

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    Hiiiiiii
    Strange color
     
  3. jetta3381

    jetta3381 Oakley Enthusiast

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    here are original grey color
     
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  4. jetta3381

    jetta3381 Oakley Enthusiast

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    hahaha! i know, just experimenting.....
     
  5. MaukaRunner

    MaukaRunner Oakley Enthusiast

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    Doesn't look too bad. Try mixing it darker. Did you use boiling water? The boiling water opens up the rubber more you get a deeper penetration and possibly darker color.
     
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  6. xmetalmaniac

    xmetalmaniac Made of Metal Premium Member Lifetime Member

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    Great idea!!!! This just goes to show some of our members can try stuff and who knows it may just work!!!!!!!!! AWESOME!!!!
     
  7. MaukaRunner

    MaukaRunner Oakley Enthusiast

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    Here's a link to custom make your own colors:

    ColoRit Color Formula Guide | Rit Dye

    I was meaning to post the dying process but had a question about how colorfast the dying process is so I never posted it.

    Hopefully Jetta will keep us informed.
     
  8. Dyeraudio

    Dyeraudio Juliet Enthusiast

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    Wondering if the grey is inhibiting the full color potential....i bet white could be the trick! Great idea! Looks good!
     
  9. jetta3381

    jetta3381 Oakley Enthusiast

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    Im planning to buy white rubbers and give those a try
     
  10. jetta3381

    jetta3381 Oakley Enthusiast

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    I used boiling water