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Old 08-22-2014, 09:02 AM   #1
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'chromed' Ferrari

I thought about doing this to my 987s, but was told the stuff was too fussy & wouldn't make a good job.
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I have to admit, I think that looks really cool!
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Old 08-22-2014, 09:11 AM   #3
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They old blow torch technique on the Ferrari!
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I just polish my Arctic Silver until it is like a mirror.

I did recently see a Bentley with a Gold metallic wrap

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Old 08-22-2014, 10:24 AM   #6
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I thought about doing this to my 987s, but was told the stuff was too fussy & wouldn't make a good job.
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Certainly is unique....although if I have to dress and get my hair done like it's owner, I think I'll pass.
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Old 08-22-2014, 12:35 PM   #7
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Not exactly my bag but I appreciate someone else doing something that is different. I get easily bored with the same old thing.
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While I was searching for a Boxster, I came across a Boxster which had been chrome wrapped. Looked cool, but I wouldn't want it.
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Old 08-22-2014, 04:47 PM   #9
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If you do not like the chrome look

they have been starting to wrap vehicles in a velvet/suede film in Europe. I have seen a ferrari (think it was a 599), 911, and a mini wrapped that way. I would have to think it would be really difficult to clean when a bird poops on your car. Thankfully it has not really taken off in the states yet but I have seen it available in catalogs at work.
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Old 08-22-2014, 06:17 PM   #10
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While I was searching for a Boxster, I came across a Boxster which had been chrome wrapped. Looked cool, but I wouldn't want it.
You must mean this one.
2000 Chrome Porsche Boxster

I live in the area and looked at the car today (not as a buyer). It is certainly an attention getter. It's a 10 footer but might be worth it to someone looking for something to draw attention to their business.

Nice guy selling the car! Very realistic about what he's got.
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Old 08-24-2014, 08:03 AM   #11
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I like chrome as color for cars. It just helps when that car is a Ferrari.
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Old 08-25-2014, 06:04 AM   #12
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Hmmm... It doesn't look so hard. I got some Reynold's wrap and some scotch tape. I'll have to post some pics after I get it done.
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