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jimmijim8
04-14-2009, 04:40 PM
Just got done looking thru the April TW issue. Amazing. The best as I have been treated to since 1977. What else is amazing to me is the sometimes taken for granted reproduced parts offered for sale by quite a number of our professional vendors. I personally thank you for your efforts and dedication to the mark and us hobbyists. In the recent SI advertisement are tail light bodies for 55&56 C&k models for what seems to me a very fair price considering the rareity and probably astronomical price of having these remanufactured. I hope Ed can recoup his investment because without his keen sense of business and know how to get things done, we would be at a loss for these and a number of quality reproduction parts. This goes out for all of you pro vendors sourcing repop stuff. I honestly believe that your good will outweighs your need to turn a profit unlike so many others. Thank you for your efforts and offerings. jimmijim

Chucks Stude
04-14-2009, 04:46 PM
Amen.

Lark Parker
04-14-2009, 04:56 PM
The ones that he showed me were excellent quality. I was actually surprised that they someone could repop them that well.

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Just an innocent possum strolling down life's highway.

Retired
04-14-2009, 05:02 PM
Manufactured in China no doubt.

Richard

BobPalma
04-14-2009, 05:03 PM
:) Yes, they are very nice. :DBP

jimmijim8
04-15-2009, 02:39 PM
[quote]Originally posted by Retired

Manufactured in China no doubt.

Richard
[/Ya know, ya might have something there. Sometimes we as consumers have little or no choice at all when it comes to country of origin of products we sometimes purchase. If ya need a pair of these then you would be happy that they are once again made available. Possibly if they are not USA made is probably the only reason why they are even available and affordable at their current price. I think I'll just buy a set for the heil of it. Can always flip 'em on e-bay for a profit once the one time only run depletes. Purely speculation. Ask the man who sells them. jimmijim quote]

JBOYLE
04-15-2009, 02:43 PM
quote:Originally posted by Retired

Manufactured in China no doubt.

Richard

Beggars can't be choosers.
If you want to have lots of repop options, you can always buy a 57 Chevy.

63 Avanti R1 2788
1914 Stutz Bearcat
(George Barris replica)

Washington State

mbstude
04-15-2009, 07:30 PM
My uncle has those new housings and lenses on his '56 Sky Hawk... They're nicer than they look in the picture.

Matthew Burnette
Hazlehurst, GA

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