The stripes were painted on with a 3/4" center and then 1/4" on both sides of the 10" stripe. The car was cleared and then re-sanded and ... Show morecleared again so there are no edges at all on the stripes. Once that was completed the complete car was wet sanded with 2000 grit wet, then 2500 grit wet and buff up starting with the heavy cut to remove the 2500 grit marks, then med to remove the heavy marks, then a lite polish to remove the med. Then the glaze finish before moving into the Chip Foose waxing. It's a lot of work to get the luxury finish but it's worth it.....as it is smooth & shinning as glass. But takes a lot of time. Show Less
Close up of the lower grille my dad & I made.