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    clean intake manifold project

    hiya guys

    ive started work on my intake manifold. Im stripping in down and removing all the big nasty welds from the runners and the box. Then im getting it chromed plated.

    im also going to get the water pipe that runs over the top of the manifold and the fuel rail chromed at the same time

    heres some pics to start things off





    ive still got a long way to go

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    looks good how much are you looking at to get it chromed?
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    around 50 to 75 quid im hoping as im doing most of the prep work.

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    Instead of chrome plate have you thought about polishing?

    You could do it all yourself then. Lots of work mind you but I personally think the manifold would look great polished.
    I'm an optimist but I don't think it helps much.

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    Quote Originally Posted by marms
    Instead of chrome plate have you thought about polishing?

    You could do it all yourself then. Lots of work mind you but I personally think the manifold would look great polished.
    I have just sent a pm to you as a reply to this post LOL clicked the wrong button. Would you be so kind to post it up in here please.

 

 

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