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      04-29-2012, 08:59 PM   #1
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Wheels with Silver Face and Black Lip?

I am trying to find some pictures of wheels with a Silver face and black lip. Everything with a lip is usually X color face and polished lip. I know there is the SF-71 diamond cut black, but it is a mesh wheel, not a lipped wheel so the look comes out different. What are the other options in that colorway with a lip? Thanks
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      04-29-2012, 09:11 PM   #2
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id say your best best is to just get wheels powdercoated.
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      04-30-2012, 12:20 AM   #3
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TSW has one wheel like that
http://www.europe.tsw.com/alloy_wheels_willow.php
http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/show...45&postcount=1

Vossen
http://www.vossenwheels.com/wheels/vvs085.aspx
http://www.flickriver.com/photos/vos...7734308/#large

Some random photos
http://www.dupontregistry.com/autos/...aspx?wzid=2248
http://www.dupontregistry.com/autos/wheelzon/Wheel-Gallery-details.aspx?wzid=2235
http://www.dupontregistry.com/autos/...aspx?wzid=2112
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      04-30-2012, 09:24 AM   #4
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why not just get wheels you like with the polished lip and then plastidip the lip yourself? and it comes off easy too if you happen to change your mind.
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      04-30-2012, 01:05 PM   #5
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looks ghettofab

but then again, just noticed your username is "icyhot"
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      04-30-2012, 10:32 PM   #6
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looks ghettofab

but then again, just noticed your username is "icyhot"
ghettofab? your username is edirtaynine. ghettofab would be anything with chrome.

but anyway back to the main topic. I have black wheels, just trying to change it up. I want to avoid powder coating since they were already powder coated at the factory. Debate whether or not they will weaken the wheels more. I would go to a shop that can paint or polish them instead. And since I would be paying for that, I would rather make it a more custom finish instead of the usual as I mentioned earlier.

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