Originally Posted by finn5033
Thats a really good question and although I do not have my hands on one based on the images of the wheel I have seen there is no protruding lip like on the chrome clad ones. These are powder coated black directly on the aluminum.
The reason chrome clad exists is that it holds up better than chrome plated aluminum believe it or not. Powder coated wheels hold up very well and this process has not changed much over the years.