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This is a discussion on New rims within the Wheels and Tires forums, part of the General Help category; ONce i get lower profiled front tires the look should be a little better. THe fronts are 45 while the ...

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    ONce i get lower profiled front tires the look should be a little better. THe fronts are 45 while the rears are 40s. Im mostly just trying them on for now. Gonna switch back to the other rims for now until spring time.. and other tires lol

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    switched back but just until spring. Gonna clean them up and paint them. Not sure what i wanna do yet though. THinking of making them black but i do like silver. I still want the new ZR1/Z06 Spyder rims though lol Those are sweet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by c5z28 View Post
    Try weighing them?
    No but i think they are close. The 5 spokes i think are alittle lighter.

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    Sanding and more sanding!!!

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    HAAAAA NO lol

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    i like them. how do u think they would look if you painted them black but left the lip silver? hmm..aren't gta wheels like that?

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    i like them. how do u think they would look if you painted them black but left the lip silver? hmm..aren't gta wheels like that?

    I like this idea!

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    Another day of sanding. Stil working on rims number two. Cant say im not taking my time lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoshuaGrooms83 View Post
    Another day of sanding. Stil working on rims number two. Cant say im not taking my time lol
    why not sandblast?

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    Dont have one and dont know where to get that done at here in Germany. So im sandind them myself. Rim number 2 is done finally

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoshuaGrooms83 View Post
    Dont have one and dont know where to get that done at here in Germany. So im sandind them myself. Rim number 2 is done finally
    that has to be extremely tedious but will be worth it in the end

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    Quote Originally Posted by 2001camaroSS View Post
    that has to be extremely tedious but will be worth it in the end
    you have no idea lol unless you have done this before, I recommend getting rims either media blasted or pay some one else to sand them for you lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoshuaGrooms83 View Post
    you have no idea lol unless you have done this before, I recommend getting rims either media blasted or pay some one else to sand them for you lol
    i don't ever plan on doing them myself haha. can't wait to see what they look like on your car with the proper tires

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    You and me both lol two rims left. halfway there and closer to paint... and then more sanding lol

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    And finally done! an update.
    I grinded the edge of lips smoothe, sanded, polished the lip, primered, color painted, and then clear coated. Center caps have custome bird decals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoshuaGrooms83 View Post
    And finally done! an update.
    I grinded the edge of lips smoothe, sanded, polished the lip, primered, color painted, and then clear coated. Center caps have custome bird decals.
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    those look nice. now you just need to get them on the car!

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    lol yeah, im still waiting on tire to get in.

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    Great job man. They look great.

    I need some details on the work.

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