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Does this look like plating failure and needs RMA?

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Hello everybody, just disassembled my block to install the new #6 jet plate and noticed that copper is showing through at some spots. Not sure if these are the same symptoms the nickel plated blocks have or if it's an issue at all, but I think I'll just let the pictures speak for themselves.
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(clicky for larger pictures) On the 2nd picture the center isn't actually green just somehow my dslr pictured it that way, dunno why (if someone knows please enlighten me)
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Is that terrible lighting/white balance, or are they copper blocks?
 
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Nope, they look just like on the pictures, they are "gold" plated copper blocks, not actual gold just the color.
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