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#1 Ace-Garageguy

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Posted 24 August 2013 - 05:24 PM

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Edited by Ace-Garageguy, 24 August 2013 - 05:44 PM.


#2 martinfan5

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Posted 24 August 2013 - 05:42 PM

I am very sorry I looked at this thread



#3 JunkPile

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Posted 24 August 2013 - 05:53 PM

At least you looked at it after the title change. :angry:



#4 Joker

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Posted 24 August 2013 - 06:31 PM

Ugh...Good Grief !

 

This one is polished stainless steel.

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Edited by Joker, 24 August 2013 - 06:39 PM.


#5 Pete J.

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Posted 24 August 2013 - 06:41 PM

I am so sorry you can't un see something!  Why oh why would you do that?!? :blink:  :blink:



#6 slusher

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Posted 24 August 2013 - 06:42 PM

I am very sorry I looked at this thread

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#7 Draggon

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Posted 24 August 2013 - 09:00 PM

Imagine the shame those cars must feel.......sorta like the first day at a new school and your mom dresses you up. I'd like to look into the psyche of the guys that think those are "cool".



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Posted 24 August 2013 - 10:28 PM

The only good thin about wheels that big is that they make and car slower so mr four banger can pas you
Kuz those rims are prob close to 70 pounds each

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Posted 25 August 2013 - 04:47 AM

Too much money not enough brains!!!!!!  I bet every rap star will have one.



#10 cobraman

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Posted 25 August 2013 - 04:48 AM

Silly, very silly.



#11 FASTBACK340

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Posted 25 August 2013 - 04:51 AM

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Posted 25 August 2013 - 07:53 AM

Stupid, but I guess they like the crop sprayer vibe...

 

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#13 David G.

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Posted 25 August 2013 - 07:56 AM

More examples of overcompensation.

 

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#14 Harry P.

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Posted 25 August 2013 - 11:33 AM

You forgot to mention "very ugly" in your topic title.

 

BTW... how do they do that shiny plated look? It's not paint, is it?



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Posted 25 August 2013 - 11:47 AM

I think the finish could be a wrap. They did one on "Fast and Loud".



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Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:02 PM

Tasteless, fecal modifications.  Waste of good cars.



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Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:14 PM

Ugh...Good Grief !

 

This one is polished stainless steel.

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This I kind of like,  dont know why, maybe it has to do with the AZ plate on it :lol:



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Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:45 PM

 

 

BTW... how do they do that shiny plated look? It's not paint, is it?

 

This is one of the major players in the spray-on-chrome industry. There are others.

 

http://www.sprayonch...com/index2.html

 

I like the stainless '36 too.


Edited by Ace-Garageguy, 25 August 2013 - 12:48 PM.


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Posted 26 August 2013 - 08:30 PM

The Delorean was far from the first car to be made from stainless steel. That 36 Ford is actually the real deal. The body is entirely made of stainless steel. Stamped in 1936 by Allegheny Ludlum Steel in conjunction with Ford Motor Company. They made 6 of them. They also made 2 1960 T-birds and 3 1966 Lincoln Continental convertibles out of stainless as well. Apparently so very few of these cars were made because the dies were destroyed during the stamping process due to the stainless steel being so much harder to stamp than regular steel.

Read the details here: http://www.squarebir..._steel_cars.htm

Pics of the 1936 Tudor sedan: http://www.squarebir...6ford/index.htm

Pics of the 1960 T-bird: http://www.squarebir...tbird/index.htm

Pics of the 1966 Lincoln: http://www.squarebir...ncoln/index.htm

Less well known but also made of stainless by the same company was a 1931 Model a Tudor sedan. No firm details seem to be clear as to exactly how many were made but only one (or parts thereof) has surfaced.

Pics and details here: http://www.fordgarag...inlesstudor.htm

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Posted 03 September 2013 - 08:47 AM

Ugh...Good Grief !

 

This one is polished stainless steel.

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This one seems ok to me


Edited by Skydime, 03 September 2013 - 08:48 AM.