New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by electrokid » Sun Jul 08, 2012 1:02 am

Brian, the badges are made of that lesser known metal "crapite"..


Ah - that be mazak then Chris - or Zamak in the US...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mazak_(alloy)

Very variable stuff also known as shitmetal :-) Hornby Dublo used it for locomotive castings. Because of the ally content a chromate or acid primer is needed prior to painting the topcoat but if that's done and then it's low baked it's a pretty tough finish.

It can be electroplated - but not by me - oh no -that needs someone who knows what they're doing :lol:
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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by docchevron » Sun Jul 08, 2012 3:02 am

that'd be the stuff! Also known as cheesium!
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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by mat_fenwick » Fri Jul 13, 2012 10:02 am

Arrived yesterday and now fitted, thanks Tim!
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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by Tim Leech » Fri Jul 13, 2012 10:35 am

Pleasure!
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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by Mothman » Fri Jul 13, 2012 1:07 pm

Smart, now i want some!!

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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by merlyn » Fri Jul 13, 2012 5:46 pm

mat_fenwick wrote:Arrived yesterday and now fitted, thanks Tim!

Picture please?
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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by Mickey taker » Fri Jul 13, 2012 11:21 pm

Just for you my dear

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certainly gives it some MATitude :rofl:
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Re: New Black Bonnet Chevrons For Sale

Post by merlyn » Sat Jul 14, 2012 8:50 am

Nice.
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