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Posted: 9/5/2010 7:49:43 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/5/2010 7:49:43 PM EST by Aimless]
Does anyone have any photo of "pimped" AR15's? You know, chrome or gold plated, wild decoration, etc.?
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 6:38:37 PM EST
If the gun is chrome plated do we still have to ask if it has a chrome lined barrel
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 6:50:34 PM EST
Here are a couple.





Bushmaster Vietnam Tribute pre-ban.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 7:10:41 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/5/2010 7:11:01 PM EST by Black-Tiger]
Originally Posted By tobycreek:
Here are a couple.





Bushmaster Vietnam Tribute pre-ban.


I was just thinking of doing something like this with a Nodak upper and lower set; buy then in the white, then have them blued, slong with all metal parts and then get a set of wood furniture from IWD; probably embed an NRA Medallion I have of the M16 and have a very nice display M16A1...

Just an idea.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 7:41:37 PM EST
Yes, aluminum can be chromed.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 4:58:50 PM EST
The only way I like to see those is as special additions..like the john deer Ar and such.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:03:48 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/5/2010 5:09:12 PM EST by jerz_subbie]
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:06:32 PM EST
These are the gaudiest I can find in my files





Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:07:36 PM EST
I have some non-AR gold platted weapons if you're interested
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:11:14 PM EST
Not my kinda thing at all, but if I just had to have one, it'd be a commemorative model like this:

Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:13:37 PM EST
Originally Posted By TCBA_Joe:
I have some non-AR gold platted weapons if you're interested

I really hate to go off topic, but anyone have the link to the e-mail of the guy asking for special weapons where another guy responded with some smart ass reply like tactical forks and Sprite bottles (or something of that sort)?
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:38:49 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/5/2010 5:40:57 PM EST by woode]
I think those types of guns are interesting. However, I would never own one because:

-I wouldn't shoot it. Too much to clean, for SHTF it stands out like a sore thumb, expensive to replace parts and have them re-dipped/plated. The exception to this would be if I was a millionaire, and could afford to have a tricked out plinker plated in gold just because.

-I wouldn't showcase it. It would seem cool to have hanging on the wall or in a glass cabinet, but that (IMO) goes against firearms safety. I will never leave a gun out of a safe unattended, and no point in having a nice looking gun hiding in a dark safe all the time.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:40:42 PM EST
http://inlinethumb23.webshots.com/15638/2873872600058660536S600x600Q85.jpg

Aqua Teen Hunger Force, number one in the hood, G.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:46:49 PM EST

That Krink at the very top is awesome!

Link Posted: 9/5/2010 5:55:06 PM EST
I like the gold AR-180 with mag coupler.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 6:11:45 PM EST
Originally Posted By AKerner:
http://inlinethumb23.webshots.com/15638/2873872600058660536S600x600Q85.jpg

Aqua Teen Hunger Force, number one in the hood, G.


That isn't the ATHF paint job.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 6:15:56 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/5/2010 6:16:56 PM EST by GunnyG]

Originally Posted By friskydingo:
Originally Posted By AKerner:
http://inlinethumb23.webshots.com/15638/2873872600058660536S600x600Q85.jpg

Aqua Teen Hunger Force, number one in the hood, G.


That isn't the ATHF paint job.

That is a pointed response to Mayor Bloomberg banning camouflage gun paint in NYC, by Lauer.

More info: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/2008/03/21/2008-03-21_gun_paint_company_taunts_mayor_bloomberg.html
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 6:19:47 PM EST
can aluminum be chromed?
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 6:22:27 PM EST
Originally Posted By 68_Mustang:
can aluminum be chromed?


Couldn't tell you, but I saw a chromed AR lower at the gunshow this weekend, which would make it seem like thats a yes.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 7:51:36 PM EST
Originally Posted By 68_Mustang:
can aluminum be chromed?


Yup and so can plastic!

I had a neighbor who loved to blow money and he found a company that would chrome plate a bunch of plastic/abs parts on his motorcycle. They came out pretty good, too. That leads me to believe you can chrome plate almost anything with the proper process.
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 8:02:53 PM EST
Originally Posted By TCBA_Joe:



Isn't that ETH's carbine?
Link Posted: 9/5/2010 9:23:15 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/5/2010 9:23:53 PM EST by freeride21a]
Originally Posted By DzlBenz:


Isn't that ETH's carbine?


Yes.. and that pic was taken at gunstock 2... by me

RIP ETH
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