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      04-04-2008, 07:16 PM   #1
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Teaser Images: Vorsteiner Forged Wheel Production Process

Some of the highlights of our 3 Piece forged wheel production process for Ferrari 430 & 550 Maranello wheels [19x8.5 | 19x12]

Raw T6061 Forged Centers (Post Lathe)



Programming & Center Machining Process



Unfinished Machined Center Forging (Pre Polish & Paint)











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      04-04-2008, 07:32 PM   #2
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      04-04-2008, 07:32 PM   #3
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      04-05-2008, 12:52 AM   #12
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Awesome!! can't wait to see the finished product
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      04-05-2008, 02:44 AM   #13
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that's so tight... I want one of those machines! new rims every week!!
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      04-05-2008, 08:19 AM   #14
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i hate the teaser.... gimme the whole process damnit it's killing me~

LOL really! please more pictures please~
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my buddy is one of the distributors for those wheels here in Canada! he has his internet site.

PM me if you are intersted and I can pass you his address and email.

I would post the address here but I don't know if the admins will like that so much or if it is fair to the sponsors.
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      04-09-2008, 01:00 PM   #21
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The 2PC series is indeed made by DPE. This is a 3pc wheel. It is not made by DPE.
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