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how do you paint the the letters of the black polaris name on the front bumper of a sportsman 850 the same color as the plastics? is there any specific type of paint you would use on that type of plastic? And how would you guys recommend doing it?
 

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I've seen decals on fleebay that are in multiple colors that are cut to size to inlay into the POLARIS recess.
 

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I used a scrap of vinyl decal material, that I got from a local graphics/sign shop. Cleaned the surface really well with simple green, then rubbing alcohol, applied the rough cut decal pieces to fit each letter... then used an exact-o knife to trim it all out.
 

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Pretty easy.... Prep / Clean the area to be applied with rubbing alcohol, allow to dry and apply. Use a "bondo spreader" to help work out any air bubbles and then remove the paper covering.
 

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If you contact him he will tell you. And if not what to measure to make sure. He can/will make them to fit


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If you contact him he will tell you. And if not what to measure to make sure. He can/will make them to fit


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Awesome thanks buddy. My quad is actually in for the heatshield recall right now but have a big trip going out next Friday for the weekend so was going to try and order them asap to put it on for then. Hopefully he doesnt need the measurement.

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i didnt get the inlay decals for mine but i did contact him for a custom auto tag for the front of my truck. He got back to me within 2 hours and had a template made of what I wanted. I was very satisfied with his customer service. Will def go back to him
 

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Just wanted to throw this out there. Ordered the stickers the night of Sept 11, just saw them in my mailbox. Great service, great quality, even included a personal letter to me separate from the instructions. Thoroughly impressed. Do not hesitate to support this veteran fufilling the American dream and small business ownership.

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Just wanted to throw this out there. Ordered the stickers the night of Sept 11, just saw them in my mailbox. Great service, great quality, even included a personal letter to me separate from the instructions. Thoroughly impressed. Do not hesitate to support this veteran fufilling the American dream and small business ownership.

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Love the "Thin Blue Line".... (Or would be the 'Red' in my particular instance) but won't those not show up very well on a black rack/lid?? Would love to see a picture once installed!!!
 

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Ill be sure to post a pic when I put them on. Not sure if he has red yet but the red should look good. I don't like flaunting the thin blue line so something subtle is all I want either way.

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So here's my 2 cents on the subject. I ordered the decals from Devil Decals Wednesday evening and they arrived in the mail on Saturday. That's quick, but hey, it costs you $7.50 shipping, so you're paying for it. There's no delivery option. I like the looks; I think they sharpen up the appearance of my 570. But a word of advice. If you are not artistically/mechanically inclined; get someone who is to apply them for you. I am disappointed in my own sloppy workmanship. It looks OK from 5 feet away, but it's a mess when you look at it closely. I only did the front. I'm going to try to get my wife to do the rear ones; as I think the smaller, raised letters may be more of a challenge than the recessed ones on front. You can see the wrinkles & warts in the close up below.
 

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I painted my 2018 850 SP with a paint pen I bought from Walmart.
I used a couple different size white pens.
I had to put on a couple of coats.
I think vinyl stickers inlays would be easier.
 
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