Cool Caddy

Discussion in '1957 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham' started by Bigblockbrawler, Aug 9, 2002.

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    <!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from sniper</i>
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    <b>Yup. I swear, 30% of that car was PURE mirror chrome. The diff, the headers(duh), the wheels(DUH!), the side trim(along the bottom of the side), exaust, small trim and stuff(tail fins, bumpers, mirrors, light casings, etc) - And it was blinding because it was sunny! </b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->

    Now that is an expensive car. All that chrome... Just think about the time you will need cleaning it...

    keep the faith</b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->that doesn't matter when you like you don't count!!<IMG SRC="http://www.supercars.net/servlets/cMsg/html/emoticons/smile.gif"><!-- Signature -->
     
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    <!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from sniper</i>
    <b><!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from FeLiX93</i>
    <b>Yup. I swear, 30% of that car was PURE mirror chrome. The diff, the headers(duh), the wheels(DUH!), the side trim(along the bottom of the side), exaust, small trim and stuff(tail fins, bumpers, mirrors, light casings, etc) - And it was blinding because it was sunny! </b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->

    Now that is an expensive car. All that chrome... Just think about the time you will need cleaning it...

    keep the faith</b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->He said that the whole restoration project took him over 4 years. But as it turned out - it was worth it!<!-- Signature -->
     
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    Oh yes cleaning and restoring it! <!-- Signature -->
     
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    oh yes restoring it til the bolts what a pleasure
     
  5. I love the chrome and thoes tailfins!

    Caddies were cool back then.<!-- Signature -->
     
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    Definitely a masterpiece of automobile artistry. Too bad they don't put that kind of car into vehicle dynamics anymore. Well, some do.<!-- Signature -->
     
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    Caddies have always been cool. and always will be! <!-- Signature -->
     
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    Ford 49, the style is coming back, just chevy doesnt know how to market off of it yet.


    ...then again, the SSR's front end does look like the old chevy trucks from the late fifties.<!-- Signature -->
     
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    I wish Cadillac would in some way resurrect the marveled tail fins.
    They DEFINE Cadillac. MORE CHROME!!! <!-- Signature -->
     
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    Man, its aparent that on these threads... or Cadillac forums in general, I'm a chrome freak! love the stuff.<!-- Signature -->
     
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    Man I love chrome. Especially on some 20" rims... That's just beautiful. And that's what I have on the axels of my car <IMG SRC="http://www.supercars.net/servlets/cMsg/html/emoticons/smile.gif">

    keep the faith<!-- Signature -->
     
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    At a car show, I saw one of these with a fully chromed differential. Wow. <!-- Signature -->
     
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    Yup. I swear, 30% of that car was PURE mirror chrome. The diff, the headers(duh), the wheels(DUH!), the side trim(along the bottom of the side), exaust, small trim and stuff(tail fins, bumpers, mirrors, light casings, etc) - And it was blinding because it was sunny! <!-- Signature -->
     
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    <!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from FeLiX93</i>
    <b>Yup. I swear, 30% of that car was PURE mirror chrome. The diff, the headers(duh), the wheels(DUH!), the side trim(along the bottom of the side), exaust, small trim and stuff(tail fins, bumpers, mirrors, light casings, etc) - And it was blinding because it was sunny! </b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->

    Now that is an expensive car. All that chrome... Just think about the time you will need cleaning it...

    keep the faith<!-- Signature -->
     
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    <!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from sniper</i>
    <b><!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from FeLiX93</i>
    <b>Yup. I swear, 30% of that car was PURE mirror chrome. The diff, the headers(duh), the wheels(DUH!), the side trim(along the bottom of the side), exaust, small trim and stuff(tail fins, bumpers, mirrors, light casings, etc) - And it was blinding because it was sunny! </b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->

    Now that is an expensive car. All that chrome... Just think about the time you will need cleaning it...

    keep the faith</b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->I don't think he drove it often. He might have kept it in a garage all the time. I wouldent blame him - its a priceless show car. And driving it would be throwing his money down the drain - cause the under carrige would get scraped. Come to think about it, I think he took it in a trailer.
     
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    <!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from Bigblockbrawler426Hemistage8</i>
    <b>Member of the Screaming Chicken Faction</b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->what does that mean in your signature?
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    <!-- QUOTE --><center><hr width="90%"></center><blockquote><i>Quote from Bigblockbrawler426Hemistage8</i>
    <b>persons who love transams especially with the 455 ci engine!</b></blockquote><center><hr width="90%"></center><!-- END QUOTE -->Ahh, I see.<!-- Signature -->
     

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