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You know life is good...
Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:06 pm
  • When your Lamborghini Aventador is GOLD PLATED.

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Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:20 pm
  • yeah I would say that's a sign things are going at least ok. fair to midland.
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Re: You know life is good...
Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:39 pm
  • fair to middlin'

    What is 'fair to midland'?
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Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:44 am
  • That is a travesty. That is a buttload of added weight. Probably kills the performance and handling.
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Re: You know life is good...
Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:55 am
  • JesterHawk wrote:That is a travesty. That is a buttload of added weight. Probably kills the performance and handling.


    Depending on the karat weight, it's also going to scratch easily.
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Re: You know life is good...
Tue Apr 09, 2013 10:34 am
  • Pfft!
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Re: You know life is good...
Tue Apr 09, 2013 10:48 am
  • Better hope nobody keys it
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Re: You know life is good...
Tue Apr 09, 2013 12:24 pm
  • Tony Montana will buy it.
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Re: You know life is good...
Thu Apr 11, 2013 2:31 pm
  • What about diamond encrusted number plates?

    Or is that too much? I never can tell...
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Re: You know life is good...
Thu Apr 11, 2013 2:52 pm
  • Soo I take it, y'all like my car?
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Re: You know life is good...
Thu Apr 11, 2013 3:13 pm
  • Throwdown wrote:Soo I take it, y'all like my car?



    No. Paint it Seahawks colors already, sheesh!
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Re: You know life is good...
Thu Apr 11, 2013 6:58 pm
  • Aros wrote:
    Throwdown wrote:Soo I take it, y'all like my car?



    No. Paint it Seahawks colors already, sheesh!


    Ha I left that for my Benz, College Navy outside, Wolf Grey inside, with Action green accents in the interior.
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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 10:10 am
  • Hey! Maybe I could plate my boat!!! :D
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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 10:14 am
  • The Outfield wrote:Better hope nobody keys it

    If you did, you could probably collect enough gold for rent money in one swipe.

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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 6:03 pm
  • am I a bad person for hoping someone steals that car and melts it down to gold bricks?
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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 6:53 pm
  • JesterHawk wrote:That is a travesty. That is a buttload of added weight. Probably kills the performance and handling.


    The plating is probably less than 100 microns thin....adds less weight than a passenger more than likely</science>....Since it's a plating the karat is probably high (think "pure"); I cringe thinking about the first buff...
    Note: I did not watch the blacked out flash video. Do people write articles anymore, or just make videos now?

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    edit: changed "100s of microns" to "less than 100 microns" because I did some mental math after typing.
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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 8:18 pm
  • Without having your science brain Smokey, I too assumed the plating would be extremely thin. It's for looks and wow-factor more than value I would think.
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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 8:32 pm
  • Also don't want to get hit by a lightening strike, great conductivity, that might shorten one's longevity
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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 10:50 pm
  • well, lightning strike would depend on height and proximity to clouds etc...an aventador is quite low...hehe

    Besides all that, I really think bling ruins the looks of this particular model. The Saudis (I'm assuming) have no taste; but lots and lots of money and need to stand out next to the silver plated Rolls...
    Restoring all 5k E500Es left in the world would be on my list..

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Re: You know life is good...
Fri Apr 12, 2013 11:53 pm
  • SeAhAwKeR4life wrote:Also don't want to get hit by a lightening strike, great conductivity, that might shorten one's longevity

    Actually it's a great faraday cage. If the chassis was grounded, and you were sitting in your leather (electrically insulated) seats, you'd be pretty safe.

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Re: You know life is good...
Sat Apr 13, 2013 6:10 am
  • Hey Todd, where is the pic of the Lambo you had in the multi-media area on the original site back in the day? The one with it painted in hawks colors with a logo on the door?

    Something with John Randle, if memory serves...
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