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post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-21-2012, 07:17 PM Thread Starter
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Thank you sir! Looking good

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My avatar, but then they are covered in dirt! I'll go see what I can do. Here you go. Phone pix.

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post #12 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-22-2012, 12:56 PM
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Powder coat...


Take very good pics of your wheels for rebuild reference. Disassemble.
Powder coat rims (mine are done in satin black). Cost $40/rim.
Carefully reassemble, protecting rims with paint masking tape.
Take to a wheel shop for final spoke tighten/true and tires.

Mine took four days from start to finish. After five years, the powder coating has yet to chip or scratch.

Whole thing cost me $120.
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