Originally Posted by nicamarvin
...as you will see the coating does in fact dull the color to a polished aluminum color...
From the pictures it still looks better than the $200 Killer Chrome even though it is dulled a bit.
Thanks for posting this info and pics and thanks to RunninOnEmpty for the paint tip as well. Some day we just might find a workable alternative to get stuff looking like chrome. So I really like to see that folks are still experimenting and then sharing their findings.