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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old Oct 6th, 05, 03:30 PM Thread Starter
 
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finned sbc valve covers w/ drippers

Have a pair of sbc finned valve covers with drippers in side. Was wondering if they had any value. They have been painted silver. Can send a pic . Thanks
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Oct 9th, 05, 07:05 AM
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Re: finned sbc valve covers w/ drippers

welcometo the site magna19ss!
if they are finned covers they are probably aluminum,so there is some possible value there.question is,why would anyone paint aluminum silver?i mean,it's already silver!
i guess a pic would help to identify them.
the best way to post a pic here would be to find someone with a website or start on on geocities or msn then post a link here.
is there a logo on them?
how tall are they?
if they aren't cracked and have no logo,i guess i would ask 15-20 $
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 05, 05:58 PM
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Re: finned sbc valve covers w/ drippers

Are they GM Vette covers? It's hard to play the guessing game!
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 05, 09:22 PM
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Re: finned sbc valve covers w/ drippers

Hi magna19ss,

if you e-mail me a picture I can probably identify them for you.

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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old Oct 12th, 05, 06:49 PM
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Re: finned sbc valve covers w/ drippers

these are probably the over counter covers that look just like the orginal Z covers... And they have the oil drippers which I consider more desirable ,, They do have value,,, just check ebay.. Dont paint them,,, Clean them up with 0000 steel wool and buff with Mothers. You will be amazed.

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Re: finned sbc valve covers w/ drippers

Send me a pic. I,ll buy them .
Thanks Sandie
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