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Offline chev49

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Re: retro tv cover
« Reply #15 on: April 15, 2012, 07:36:01 AM »
i vote wooodified n chrome... but my wife had me do red and chrome retro 50's look in the kitchen.... ;D
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Offline bevans6

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Re: retro tv cover
« Reply #16 on: April 15, 2012, 07:45:47 AM »
Red enamel and brushed stainless...  Slightly different effect than chrome.

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Re: retro tv cover
« Reply #17 on: April 15, 2012, 08:52:02 AM »
Absolutely brilliant idea!  I'm with Len that you may find yourself in business making these.   I'd put the wood one in my home.  Plus it would be a fun project.   

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Offline crown

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Re: retro tv cover
« Reply #18 on: April 15, 2012, 10:56:16 AM »
  thanks guys for all the imput will be posting pictures sone thanks john
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Re: retro tv cover
« Reply #19 on: April 19, 2012, 07:39:17 PM »
update its taking longer then i thought. as i am using auto paint. needed to prime and sand about 5 coats
 of primer. then 4 or 5 coats of paint . sanding that now to put on 2 or 3 more coats hope to finsh this week
end and install. hope to post pictures next week. thanks john
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