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bird 60 09-05-2017 06:10 AM

Fender Skirts
 
Hi, has any one had their Fender Skirts Chromed on a SquareBird , & what does it look like?

Thanks.

Chris.......From OZ.

Dan Leavens 09-06-2017 09:47 AM

Chris I have never seen a Squarebird nor a picture of one with chromed fender skirts.

simplyconnected 09-06-2017 10:07 AM

I had a pair chrome plated for Howard Prout. Maybe he has a picture of Betsy wearing them, I don't know...

bird 60 09-07-2017 08:08 AM

Thanks Dan & Dave. Hopefully Howard might send a shot with them on his Bird.

Chris.....From OZ.

YellowRose 09-07-2017 11:51 AM

Fender Skirts
 
I have many, many pix of Howard's Squarebird, but not a one of them shows the fender skirts in place. I have emailed him to ask him to post a pic of them, if he has one. Dave, did you take a pic of them before you gave them to Howard? Chris, hopefully Howard has a pic of them and will post it, or send it to me to post.

partsetal 09-07-2017 01:59 PM

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This may not be the photo you're looking for but it is a chrome skirt on one of my stored project cars.
Carl

Howard Prout 09-07-2017 06:04 PM

Chromed Fendeer Skirts
 
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I have two pair of fender skirts - one chromed and one painted. Attached are pictures of the chromed ones mounted on my '59 Bird.

bird 60 09-07-2017 10:53 PM

Thanks Howard. To your opinion, which do you think looks best, Painted or Chromed? Obviously, I have to picture how they would look on my Bird as it is Red. If I do get them Chromed & they don't look right, I guess I can always paint them again, or get another set like you have.

Thank you again.

Chris......From OZ.

bird 60 09-07-2017 10:58 PM

Thank you Ray & Carl for your input.

Chris....From OZ.

YellowRose 09-07-2017 11:44 PM

Fender Skirts
 
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Chris, perhaps this will help you make up your mind! Here is a 1960 Squarebird with chrome fender skirts....


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