Originally Posted by Zim
Ordered one today. Was gonna put a Tombstone on the '49, so I bought one and gold plated it. Trouble was I didn't measure it for the fender. I sold it and just ordered a Sparto. I'll remove the chrome, lay on the gold (again), and Bada Bing. This time I got the dimensions before I bought it.
Were tombstone taillights ever formed from steel?
All that I've seen were cast.
Here's a chromed taillight from a 1971 XLH; as OEM it was painted.
One of my favorite taillights is the beehive.
Made of steel, they are lighter than the cast tombstones.
This one has glass lenses.