Vehicle & General Polishers & Platers Limited
Over 30 years in the electroplating business

First class workmanship and reliability

Vehicle and General Polishers & Platers (“V&G”) was established in 1986 by business partners Colin Weddell & Derek Byatt in Arlesey, Bedfordshire.

The company remains a family run business employing twelve highly skilled staff. V&G has been specialising in chrome plating for over 30 years and is well known within the vintage car and motorbike communities for its high standards of quality and workmanship.

Car & Motorbike Enthusiasts

We offer a “one-stop” shop for all car and motorbike parts.  We can strip, repair (e.g. dents, pitting etc), polish, copper (if required), nickel and chrome plate most parts. 

Commonly processed car pars include bumpers (including large American Bumpers), over-riders, radiator shells, window frames, door handles, knock-ons, indicator and light housings etc.

Commonly processed motorbike parts include petrol tanks, handlebars, wheel rims (de-spoked) exhaust pipes (certain types only), mudguard, chainguard, headlight rims etc.

Please allow 6 - 8 weeks for turnaround of your order.


Commercial / Engineering Companies

We provide a wide range of metal finishing services to the engineering community. Please refer to our “Services” page.

Subject to the quantities involved, we aim to turnaround most work within 5-10 working days.

For jobs that are particularly urgent we offer a Fast Track Service. 

For more information regarding our Fast Track Service please email us at:

For an estimate please get in touch

Company Information

Vehicle & General Polishers & Platers Limited
4a Portland Industrial Estate
Hitchin Road
SG15 6SG

Company Number 2571192
VAT Number GB 440 7982 35

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