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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 3:39 pm 
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Guys,
Please look at these photos and let me know if you can tell me if this is an original or repro reflector.
Or may you can't tell from the photos?
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 6:31 pm 
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They look original to me. The ones on your A are original. How do they compare?


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 6:50 pm 
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You're right. The A coupe's reflectors are the real-deal but...the A is in the body shop. Can't compare.
Thanks Peter.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 11:44 am 
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REAL!

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:38 pm 
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Here's a visual comparison of original equipment SWF reflectors vs. reproduction parts - - -
The first generation "glass-like" plastic lens repros are non-reflective. In the flash photos below the reflectors on the left are OEM, the "dead" ones on the right are faux glass repros.
According to their advertising Stoddard NLA's latest offering has a real glass lens. Perhaps that will improve the reflective quality - - - -


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:37 pm 
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This is really helpful, Don. Thanks

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