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      09-21-2009, 09:58 AM   #1
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They are here!!!

Finally they arrived, they where only a week or so after the date they told me which means dispite what alot of people on here told me that the new managment/owners at 360 Forged are getting the company back on track.
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NICE!!!
Thanks... posting mounted pics now.
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Mounted!!!
Please excuse me for the poor photos as I used my iphone.
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Very nice!
glad to hear you got your wheels on time
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Very nice!
glad to hear you got your wheels on time
Thanks... just out of curiosity... whats size tires did they put on yours? Or did you mount them yourself??
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They mounted 285/35/20 - Rear and 255/35/20 - Front

(I think)
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Finally they arrived, they where only a week or so after the date they told me which means dispite what alot of people on here told me that the new managment/owners at 360 Forged are getting the company back on track.
a week or so? that's still kinda late...either way, congrats. they look good!
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Interesting.. on mine they put 285/25/20 rear and 255/30/20 Front.



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Interesting.. on mine they put 285/25/20 rear and 255/30/20 Front.
sorry, I was wrong.
Mine are:
Rear- 285/30/20
Front- 255/30/20
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i have the same wheels but i chose to go with the other center caps....i think they blend better w/ the cf wheels...

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What do they weigh?
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i have the same wheels but i chose to go with the other center caps....i think they blend better w/ the cf wheels...


those are the "older" center caps, I have them too!
At first, I really liked the new ones, but after a while I decided I much prefer the old center caps.
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Ah... very nice... I totally agree. I was thinking of having my bodyshop spray the caps.

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i have the same wheels but i chose to go with the other center caps....i think they blend better w/ the cf wheels...

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I have no clue... I dont have anything to weigh them on.


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I have no clue... I dont have anything to weigh them on.
who cares anyways, Im sure you didnt buy them for the weight savings. If you wanted light wheels, you would have bought 18" lightweight wheels.

The carbon fiber on these wheels is an overlay only!
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I have no clue... I dont have anything to weigh them on.
Nice wheels! The CF versions are no lighter as they are CF overlays but they are 3 piece forged wheels so they are lighter than a standard cast in the same sizing.
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who cares anyways, Im sure you didnt buy them for the weight savings. If you wanted light wheels, you would have bought 18" lightweight wheels.

The carbon fiber on these wheels is an overlay only!
I suppose weight saving point is moot on a vert anyhow.
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I suppose weight saving point is moot on a vert anyhow.
keep hating...

Im not even going to get into that, coz I couldn't care less if my car weights a couple hundred lbs more than yours, because I have 2 cars in 1, and dropping the top and listening to 8400rpm redline with the top down MORE than makes up for the extra weight IMO.
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keep hating...

Im not even going to get into that, coz I couldn't care less if my car weights a couple hundred lbs more than yours, because I have 2 cars in 1, and dropping the top and listening to 8400rpm redline with the top down MORE than makes up for the extra weight IMO.
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Im not even going to get into that, coz I couldn't care less if my car weights a couple hundred lbs more than yours, because I have 2 cars in 1, and dropping the top and listening to 8400rpm redline with the top down MORE than makes up for the extra weight IMO.

I have an E36 Vert so I'm not hating, I'm only saying that saving a few lbs on wheels won't make much of difference due to the vert weight penalty. It's a simple matter of math and physics. You should definitely enjoy your car, I wasn't being critical.
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