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Old 03-27-2011, 03:52 PM
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In my opinion, I would never ever "paint" a rim. I might go as far as to powdercoat it but I would think it would be much more worth it to pick out a decent rim that you like.
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I have spoken to two guys in my area that had the wheels painted. They felt that that was the least expensive, and best way to do it at the time, both now are looking into have them bead blasted, and then going to the powder coater. It seems that the brake and road dust is sticking in the paint and making them harder to care for. I have spoken to a powder coater, and his concern is an even covering of the wheel, but says he can do it. Cost is the hold up.

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I'm with everyone else all black just doesn't look right. I say you should just save up a little more $$ and get some new wheels.
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