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Old July 6, 1999, 10:17 PM   #1
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Can anyone recommend a chrome plater that does quality work from personal experience?
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Old July 7, 1999, 07:16 AM   #2
Rosco Benson
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Checkmate in Brooksville, Florida.

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Old July 7, 1999, 07:48 AM   #3
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Accurate Plating and Weaponry in Florida.
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Old July 7, 1999, 09:31 AM   #4
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EQ, I don't do chrome in my shop. I farm those jobs to Checkmate. Reasonable prices and very reasonable turnaround. Their number is(352) 799-5774. George
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Old July 7, 1999, 01:11 PM   #5
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I have had several 1911's hardchromed by Metaloy in Berryville Arkansas . They do a good job and the price is reasonable , $115 for a 1911 and 1 mag . Make sure you have all your metalwork done first , the smallest imperfection will show through . Good luck , Mike...
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Old July 8, 1999, 03:37 PM   #6
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I've had good luck with Metalife Industries in PA. Have 4 guns with the finish. Last I paid was $105 for a 1911. Turned out great - shiny flats and matte everywhere else.
You can call Ron Mahovsky (the owner) at 814-436-7747. Only thing bad is the wait - around 3-4 weeks.
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