Here are a few of our services:
In house repair
and replate for Die Cast Pot Metal
All work guarranteed for 1 year!
|Custom Cast & Chroming is not just another plating
shop. We restore your
pot metal as close to original as possible. If you have pitted pot metal pieces that need
restoration and chrome plating, our exclusive process is exactly what you have been
looking for. Whether from a car driven daily on the streets or a national show car, your
pot metal pieces can be restored beautifully to the level of perfection that you desire.
offers an exclusive process for restoring pitted POT METAL
shops try to grind out the pits resulting in flat spots and loss of contour
shape of the piece. OUR process FILLS IN THE PITS retaining the original shape and
beauty, as well as preventing the formation of new pits.
away of all old plating.
3. Our EXCLUSIVE PROCESS for filling in the pits, while still maintaining the
true shape and contour of the piece. This includes a series of fillings and hand
sandings until pits are eliminated.
4. Plating in COPPER for 4 to 6 hours
5. Another series of hand sandings and polishing to a lustrous mirror finish.
6. A series of cleanings.
7. Heavy plating of very bright NICKEL.
8. CHROME plating.
9. Final polishing.
our charges for restoration are based on the number of hours required to
and sand the pits, orders must be shipped to our shop so that we can examine each piece and its
condition and thus determine an accurate cost. Owners will receive a written estimate and have
the opportunity to accept or decline.
remove all Weather-stripping, Dirt, Grease and Paint before sending to
We also require all pieces to be disassembled. Remove all mirrors. Light bezels require that you
send us the lens.
You need not worry about your valuable pieces while they are being processed in our shop. Upon
receipt of an order, each individual piece is marked with a tag identifying the order and owner to
which it belongs. All pieces from an order will remain together through the entire restoration and