Re: [CR]Paramount Musings...a quick note

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Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2007 13:53:57 -0700
From: "Kurt Sperry" <haxixe@gmail.com>
To: "Tom Sanders" <tsan7759142@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Paramount Musings...a quick note
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Is clear coating over chrome a good idea? I don't think it's really something practised much outside of bicycle repaints (if then). And would spot coating over decals give a satisfactory and long lasting result?

Kurt Sperry Bellingham WA USA

On 6/21/07, Tom Sanders <tsan7759142@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>
> Someone suggested clear coating the decals when placed on a chrome
> Paramount...fine, but one must realize that the reason that they are
> scarce
> 30 years later was that they were not clear coated. Frankly if they last
> me
> another 30 years, I'd as soon be authentic. I'm sure I protect the bike
> better than it was originally. I do keep paste wax on the bikes I ride,
> too, and I'm like a cat...I don't get caught out in the rain if I can help
> it...
> Tom Sanders
> Lansing, Mi USA