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  1. gusbus696

    gusbus696 Oakley Beginner

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    Does anyone know if it is possible to electroplate an X-metal frame with gold or platinum?
     
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  2. doowutchyalike

    doowutchyalike Oakley Enthusiast

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    Yep, it's been done in gold. There's a dude on FB who had one of each of his x-metals done, they look pretty sweet.
     
  3. gusbus696

    gusbus696 Oakley Beginner

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    Cool. I was wondering if titanium could be plated because I have an uncle who can do gold plating.
     
  4. OakleyCan

    OakleyCan Oakley Collector

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    Post pics if you get it done! :cool:
     
  5. NUMBER 2

    NUMBER 2 Oakley Collector

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    Sweet! I'd be interested in that for the right price.
     
  6. gusbus696

    gusbus696 Oakley Beginner

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    Don't know whether to do original 24k or new 24k though. New might be too expensive.
     
  7. Razerwire

    Razerwire And then there was X...

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    If original 24K can be done, I need my 24K XX needs touching up! :D
     
  8. gusbus696

    gusbus696 Oakley Beginner

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    I doubt it would look the same. From the pics I've seen, original doesn't look shiny like the new. It would come out shiny like the new one because it would use actual gold. Idk what they used at Oakley.
     
  9. mopiko

    mopiko Oakley Enthusiast

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    Would be interesting to see one done.~
    I guess it'll be a tedious work of stripping the coat off before plating
     
  10. Batwolf

    Batwolf Double Team Premium Member

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