Taken cues from the owner of this machine to keep it simple and unfinished looking the simplistic look you see here was achieved. John Dodson has no problem not applying "finishes" as long as the item its self is "finished". Striving for perfection and often times the best way to show that off is to let the part remain naked for all admirers to see its naked beauty. We understand that most builders bondo up their parts and wrap their pipes to hide their hidious work. We just ain't one of them. Even when you are looking at our chromed up hand made pipes you are seeing the bare metal perfected pipes dipped into shiny stuff that then magnafies imperfections. We are good at our game, with in the top handful of builders and craftsmen in the nation.