Go Back   MustangForums.com > Ford Mustang Tech > Audio/Visual Electronics
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search


Audio/Visual Electronics Wired up? Everyone's got some sort of electrical modification... let's hear about it here.

Welcome to Mustang Forums!
Welcome to Mustang Forums.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, at no cost, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!


Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-30-2006, 09:26 PM   #1
ProjectRedhead
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 8
Default Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

Now Ive got this idea floating in my head for the restoration of my new 89 mustang (its new to me). Now check out this idea:

I dont know if its been done before, but i was gonna heat a razor blade, cut out "Mustang" from the front and back bumper, Take a piece of clear plexiglass, tint it black and fit it behind the "Mustang" cut-outs, and hook up neon lights underneath, so at night, just flip a switch and "Mustang" glows with power. Cool huh? I might do it, but i think cutting out pieces of a bumber can be troublesome... how can i go about doing this?
This ad is not displayed to registered or logged-in members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Mustang Forums!
__________________
2.3 - Ride with Pride
ProjectRedhead is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2006, 11:04 PM   #2
bonesninja
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location:
Posts: 227
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!


Quote:
ORIGINAL: ProjectRedhead

Now Ive got this idea floating in my head for the restoration of my new 89 mustang (its new to me). Now check out this idea:

I dont know if its been done before, but i was gonna heat a razor blade, cut out "Mustang" from the front and back bumper, Take a piece of clear plexiglass, tint it black and fit it behind the "Mustang" cut-outs, and hook up neon lights underneath, so at night, just flip a switch and "Mustang" glows with power. Cool huh? I might do it, but i think cutting out pieces of a bumber can be troublesome... how can i go about doing this?
i would use a rotozip or similar for that task. go very slow and take your time i would also leave the front alone and just do the rear
bonesninja is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 01:13 AM   #3
ProjectRedhead
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 8
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

is that like a dremel tool?
__________________
2.3 - Ride with Pride
ProjectRedhead is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 01:49 AM   #4
Melectrok
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: United States
Posts: 223
Send a message via AIM to Melectrok Send a message via Yahoo to Melectrok
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

about about the foam and metal behind the bumper cover, you would have to hollow out a hole to offset a light behind it. how would you accomplish this.
Melectrok is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 04:19 AM   #5
britt21
3rd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 575
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

if u do do this...

use a white light or somthing....
__________________
britt21 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 04:51 AM   #6
Twister
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: So-Cal
Posts: 2,645
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

um, isn't that, um, ricey? are you going to add neon lights next?
__________________
my ex-wife asked me to sell my 86......my current wife bought me 24# injectors and a hood
Twister is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 07:39 PM   #7
speakerman86
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Vehicle: 1991 Mustang GT
Location: Florida
Posts: 239
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

How would one define "ricey"? The guy wants something unique for his stang. That's like saying that a turbo is ricey eventhough the 2.3L mustangs came with turbo. Each person has their own preferences.
__________________
On the Sixth Day God created Hemi. On the Seventh Day Shelby blew it off the road.......

94 DFG vert, 302 .60 over, pro comp 205's , PRW 1.6rr, smog delete, bbk cai, offroad xpipe, BBK shorties, B303, Typhoon intake ported, Warlock mufflers w/bypass, high vol oil and water pumps, Tremec M7003Z

95 V6 custom y pipe, mac cat back, ebay CAI, high flow cats, split port swap, gears
speakerman86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 07:50 PM   #8
Twister
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: So-Cal
Posts: 2,645
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!


Quote:
ORIGINAL: speakerman86

How would one define "ricey"? The guy wants something unique for his stang. That's like saying that a turbo is ricey eventhough the 2.3L mustangs came with turbo. Each person has their own preferences.
ricey-BLING!
not ricey-ZING!
__________________
my ex-wife asked me to sell my 86......my current wife bought me 24# injectors and a hood
Twister is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 07:59 PM   #9
laserred38
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: San Leandro, CA
Posts: 4,274
Send a message via AIM to laserred38
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

i see what you're sayin.....but if done tastefully and ONLY on the mustang letters i think it would be pretty unique.....not ricey....and while i do have a set of headlights with clear corners i dont think i am RICEY at ALL.....my old 2000 spec headlights were fading and i like the way clear corners look since they match up with the other silver on the car...just gives it a more streamlined look...gee hope my smoked tails arent RICEY either...and what about cars in europe (and yes japan) that come with clear lights STANDARD
laserred38 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 08:32 PM   #10
speakerman86
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Vehicle: 1991 Mustang GT
Location: Florida
Posts: 239
Default RE: Sweet idea - 87-93 Fox Owners!

Lexus was the first company I know of to put the clear tailights on their vehicles. The smoke tailights probably dont look too bad, just be careful about cops in your area if they dont like them. in Fl the cops would make you snap the smoked covers in half. b@st@rds......
__________________
On the Sixth Day God created Hemi. On the Seventh Day Shelby blew it off the road.......

94 DFG vert, 302 .60 over, pro comp 205's , PRW 1.6rr, smog delete, bbk cai, offroad xpipe, BBK shorties, B303, Typhoon intake ported, Warlock mufflers w/bypass, high vol oil and water pumps, Tremec M7003Z

95 V6 custom y pipe, mac cat back, ebay CAI, high flow cats, split port swap, gears
speakerman86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2006, 08:32 PM
MustangForums
Ford Mustang




Paid Advertisement

 
 
 
Reply

Tags
87, 8793, gt, muffler, mustang, sweet, warlock

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

Advertising

Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory
New Sponsors
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:48 AM.

© Internet Brands, Inc.


This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company
Emails Backup