Custom Helmet Paint Job


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  • Mighty_Whitey

Posted August 26, 2004 - 08:00 PM

#1

Looking for someone in Southern California area who does custom helmet paint jobs? I figure this being the mecca of MX, there should be half a dozen or so right?

Anyone know where I can find someone to paint my new lid?

Thanks,

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  • drift

Posted August 26, 2004 - 08:38 PM

#2

UM, Troy Lee Designs?! His place is in Corona. He's kind of popular...(humor).

  • Mighty_Whitey

Posted August 26, 2004 - 09:50 PM

#3

Funny. Obvisouly Im not racing Glen Helen next month so my sponsors are....ME. So Troy Lee would be out of the question. I read somewhere that his paint jobs start at 5 bills. :thumbsup:

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  • drift

Posted August 26, 2004 - 10:56 PM

#4

Yeah, his work can be pretty spendy. Pending on what you like, I'd suggest looking at some riders helmets at the local tracks, take a look at paint and graphic quality etc. Then make your descision.

Here is a basic pricing run down i yanked right from the Troy Lee site.

Custom Painted Name & Number Program

Solid Base Color Change – New solid white helmet (supplied by customer) $200.00+

Solid Base Color Change – Used or production helmet (supplied by customer) $275.00+

Starting Basic Graphics – New solid white helmet (supplied by customer) $500.00+

Starting Basic Graphics – Used or Production helmet (supplied by customer) $575.00+

Chrome Base Helmet – New solid white helmet (supplied by customer) $200.00+

Extra painted visor to match design $150.00+

Cartoons or Characters $200.00+

*Prices are estimates and will vary with each individual paint job.
*Prices do not include helmets

You could also look into a custom car paint shop (Low Riders etc) You can find some pretty talented people outside the "industry" that can do some great work at a reasonable price.

  • Mighty_Whitey

Posted August 27, 2004 - 08:40 AM

#5

Good tip on the car industry. For what Im thinking for a paint scheme...Troy Lee would run me close to a Gspot.

  • norcalthumpin

Posted August 27, 2004 - 03:37 PM

#6

go to www.miketaylordesigns.com custom painter. he painted bubba's helmets when he was on minis. he will smoke troy lee in helmet painting nodout

  • Mighty_Whitey

Posted August 27, 2004 - 04:49 PM

#7

Norcal,

This guy does incredible work! :thumbsup:

I emailed them. No mention of $$ on there website. Im sure they are right up there with TLD.

Thanks again.

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