Fordite Vintage Wooden Car Shifter Knob Upcycled with Hand-cut Corvette Paint Over-spray from Bowling Green Plant

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Fordite Vintage Wooden Car Shifter Knob Upcycled with Hand-cut Corvette Paint Over-spray from Bowling Green Plant

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$79.00

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Handmade

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Vintage, Wooden Knob, Bowling Green, Kentucky, Vintage Car Paint, Fordite, Corvette Paint, Industrial Byproduct, Vintage Shifter Knob, Automotive

And What a great way to recycle a piece of American Automotive History!

I am trying a few new things for the Guys in our Lives....
This Wooden Car Shifter Knob at a Swap meet and Drilled the center to hold this Corvette Paint insert. Very cool metalic colors to this Corvette paint from the Bowling Green Plant.

* Not sure on the wood- went I cut into it for the inlay it smelled sweet and was whiteish in color, so it does have a darker stain on it
* almost 3 inches tall - 1.8 inches diameter at top and 1.2" at the base
* 5/16 NC18 Threads

I personally Hand cut the Oversprayed Car paint, so each piece is One of a Kind. This piece turned out really Cool and does not have to be used as a Shifter...would make a great paper weigh.

I purchased the paint rough from a Gentleman that I met at the Carlisle Corvette show last year....he actually worked in the Bowling Green Plant and took home some of this "industrial waste" and made knife handles & letter openers out of it...we got together and I purchased a box lot of rough.

A Great Holiday present for the Car Enthusiast in your family!!

Take a look at my site for more:
One of a Kind Jewelry made from Vintage Car Paint
Called by many names…
Detroit Agate, Fordite, Motor Agate, GM Agate and so on…
Not really stone at all, but layer after layer of over-sprayed paint
from the,1970s and before, automotive production lines.
And What a great way to recycle a piece of American Automotive History!

I am trying a few new things for the Guys in our Lives....
This Wooden Car Shifter Knob at a Swap meet and Drilled the center to hold this Corvette Paint insert. Very cool metalic colors to this Corvette paint from the Bowling Green Plant.

* Not sure on the wood- went I cut into it for the inlay it smelled sweet and was whiteish in color, so it does have a darker stain on it
* almost 3 inches tall - 1.8 inches diameter at top and 1.2" at the base
* 5/16 NC18 Threads

I personally Hand cut the Oversprayed Car paint, so each piece is One of a Kind. This piece turned out really Cool and does not have to be used as a Shifter...would make a great paper weigh.

I purchased the paint rough from a Gentleman that I met at the Carlisle Corvette show last year....he actually worked in the Bowling Green Plant and took home some of this "industrial waste" and made knife handles & letter openers out of it...we got together and I purchased a box lot of rough.

A Great Holiday present for the Car Enthusiast in your family!!

Take a look at my site for more:
One of a Kind Jewelry made from Vintage Car Paint
Called by many names…
Detroit Agate, Fordite, Motor Agate, GM Agate and so on…
Not really stone at all, but layer after layer of over-sprayed paint
from the,1970s and before, automotive production lines.

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