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There is a product made in Chine by a company called Alsa's and they offer a stretch chrome product, that I am familiar with. This product has the appearance of chrome, but it lacks some to be desired in durability, especially when it is stretched. Products like this have been around for years. Many high end sign makers have used this type of product, and it has been used in chrome, and gold versions on automotive graphics on race cars, and vehicles with advertizing on them. In certain instances it can look amazingly good, but because it is fundamentally a plastic product, it cant come anywhere close to the durability of chrome plating. If you have a local sign shop that does high end graphics, they will most likely have similar products in stock. Real chrome plating isn’t as hard to do as you might think, you can actually buy small kits, and use a large battery charger for the power supply to electroplate the chrome on to various parts. There are still chrome shops that can plate almost anything, look for those on the internet. If you want to but a kit to chrome plate anything, click on the link HERE, they will try to sell you a lot more than you need, just the basic chemicals, and a large battery charger is all you need. If you want chrome on plastic, a place called Mr G's is the place to go to, a link HERE for them. If you have any more questions I am here to help. Good luck, and Thanks for using Just Answer.
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