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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-05-2012, 04:42 AM Thread Starter
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reccomend a plater in the uk

i want to plate my qd rear axel, stub axel, nuts, adjusters etc.
i think i will go with bright zinc chromate plating

anyone reccomend a plating company, somone who will understand
that i want to just clean up the parts and plat them, i don't want
a mirror chrome finish, but something like cadmium plate.

also somone who will be ok with my small order...


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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-05-2012, 05:26 AM
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-07-2012, 08:52 AM
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I have used SilvaBronze in Alton.

Not the cheapest but helpful and even did it quicker than promised.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-11-2012, 07:38 AM
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-18-2012, 04:55 PM
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Redditch Electro Plating Co Ltd, Arrow Road North, Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 8NT, 01527 63858

They done all the zinc plate on my TR6 and they do dull oiled and bright - also they do the new parts for Tri-Cor England

Cheap quick and excellent people to deal with - will do just one part or multi parts

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