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gold plating ..real gold? or just effect? [message #64582] Thu, 21 March 2013 14:19 UTC Go to next message
avatar leorolph  is currently offline leorolph
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Im just wondering if the "gold plating" on the stainless steel is real gold plating or just a fake gold. would like to know Very Happy
Re: gold plating ..real gold? or just effect? [message #64585 is a reply to message #64582 ] Thu, 21 March 2013 14:32 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar Youknowwho4eva  is currently offline Youknowwho4eva
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It is real gold. It's a very thin layer, but it's real.

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Re: gold plating ..real gold? or just effect? [message #64590 is a reply to message #64585 ] Thu, 21 March 2013 14:59 UTC Go to previous message
avatar roofoo  is currently offline roofoo
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Yes, and it will eventually rub off from normal wear and tear.

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