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 Post subject: Unique paint job Raleigh
PostPosted: Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:35 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Silver paint applied with a trowel.

Given how proud the seller is of his "handywork" I hope that it is none of you !

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1980s-raleig ... Sw8zNedftj


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PostPosted: Fri May 01, 2020 2:53 am 
r.B.o.T.M. & P.o.T.M. Winner
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That’s truly shocking.......


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 Post subject: Re:
PostPosted: Fri May 01, 2020 2:23 pm 
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If you read the description it's silver leaf not paint, hence the rough look. Still not the neatest job ever though.


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 Post subject: Re: Re:
PostPosted: Fri May 01, 2020 3:44 pm 
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DynaCol wrote:
If you read the description it's silver leaf not paint.


Aka tin foil , by the looks of it :lol:


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 Post subject: Re:
PostPosted: Sat May 02, 2020 1:37 am 
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 Post subject: Re:
PostPosted: Sat May 02, 2020 1:39 am 
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All that work for a bog standard Hi-tensile steel frame worth about a tenner :facepalm: :facepalm:


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PostPosted: Sat May 02, 2020 3:59 am 
r.B.o.T.M. & P.o.T.M. Winner
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Probably better off in an art gallery.......As some kind of contemporary art


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PostPosted: Sat May 02, 2020 7:34 am 
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Nob wrote:
Probably better off in an art gallery.......As some kind of contemporary art



I'll get the grinder out - I need a new wind chime


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