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Post by Brucky » Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:44 am

Hi gents,

Do you have any recent experience of chrome plating companies. I am going to get my hubcaps redone. Castle Chroming in Dudley was suggested, but they can be slow. Any other recommendations for a high quality job please.
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Post by Old and Slow » Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:50 pm

Never used them so can't vouch for them in any way, but local colleagues have recommended Ashfords:
http://www.ashfordchroming.com/area/chr ... /Camberley
Must get round to fixing my bumpers,need re-chroming!


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Post by reliant-reviver » Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:54 pm

From my personal experience I couldn't recommend Ashford chroming at all. Very slow, terrible communication and at one point I thought I was going to have to drive down and recover my parts fearing I would otherwise never see them again.

Their service may have improved, recent reviews seem favourable, but do do some digging about them and come to your own conclusions.


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Post by Oaksey » Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:58 pm

Derby plating is as good as it gets, but they have a long waiting list because of this


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Post by Old and Slow » Sat Jul 06, 2019 3:01 pm

Thanks for the comments R-R.
Next time I meet up with the lads I must have a chat and see if their experience is recent or not.


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Post by Brucky » Thu Oct 24, 2019 1:25 pm

My hubcaps are back from Derby Plating with a very good finish. Frighteningly expensive :shock: and the price increased when they arrived at the company as quote, "they are a good bit bigger than Jaguar ones, at least an inch bigger":w
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Post by philhoward » Thu Oct 24, 2019 1:56 pm

Brucky wrote:
Thu Oct 24, 2019 1:25 pm
My hubcaps are back from Derby Plating with a very good finish. Frighteningly expensive
Sadly quality costs..but they do look good!


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Post by Brucky » Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:01 pm

They do look good, almost to nice to put on the wheels.



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