If you are unable to use chrome compression elbows to get the desired fit, you have two choices.
First is to bend copper pipe in the normal way and then paint it. The second is to take the copper pipe to a chrome plating firm. There are plenty who cater for the car restoration trade. Look in the yellow pages or some of the car restoration mags.
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