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Jhayward
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:24 pm    Post subject: Colour options for gt3 Alloy wheels Reply with quote

Hi guys, I'm looking to get my gt3 split rims refurbished but not sure which way to go. I'm thinking go back to original with the diamond cut rims, but concerned about how the diamond cut will last with British weather. Or do i go for all one colour powder coat.
Also what do you think would be best colour for black cars.
 



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asterix_the_gaul
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You can get the rim bit powder coated chrome effect, lasts way better than diamond cut and looks nearly as good
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I went with GT Silver with a diamond cut rim, ChrisW from Exel wheels did the refurb and a fantastic job. They stand up really well over winter Thumb


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

If I was getting mine done (I’m not) I’d go weiss gold centre and powder coat silver rim for a subtle contrast.
 
  
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