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#1427316 Wed Oct 20 2021 02:45 AM
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[img]http://[/img]someone posted this pic on a FB page saying someone on this website was making them about 15 years ago or so
Any info on this license plate topper would be appreciated.
It’s a really cool license plate topper.
Thanks

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Look on the site map on top for stovebolt features click on it and it will show stovebolt topper .Then read the amazing story about these fine crafted toppers by a stovebolt craftsman.


kevinski 1954 GMC 9300 Welcome to the virtual Garage [stovebolt.com]
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I had one of those but lost it when the entire front plate fell off from mounting bolt fatigue. I remember wondering what I ran over. When I got to my destination, I saw it was gone. I went back to find it but it was on the beach road on a weekend and it was gone. I was heartbroken at losing the topper and my Dad's CBI plate.

[img]https://www.laroke.com/larryk4674/2013/ds012613am.jpg[/img]


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The Stovebolt Topper 2007 date on that web page

My guess is that the topper is a collectors' item - people who bought one (or who bought two, like me) will most likely want to keep it for their truck/trucks.


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So cool thanks for sharing pics and link and stories as well keep em coming,


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The topper is VERY cool. I would stand in line for the next round of them. I bet they would go like hotcakes topped with homemade maple syrup!

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I would order a couple of them if they come available!

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I haven't looked into 3-D printers. I wonder if these could be made on one of them?


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Originally Posted by Gord&Fran
I haven't looked into 3-D printers. I wonder if these could be made on one of them?
Pretty much anything can be made on a 3D printer. But the ones that make things in metal are WAY expensive. But those could be done in plastic.


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