FacebookYouTubeFlickrTwitter

It is currently 23 Apr 2018 23:01



HUB CAP HEAVEN (Wheel trim lovin')

Powder coating, polishing, chroming. How and where to refurb your rims, cleaning tips. Aluminium, steels, magnesium, carbon fibre, trims.

Moderator: WW Moderating Team

HUB CAP HEAVEN (Wheel trim lovin')

Postby TSW Venom » 20 Mar 2008 12:42

After seeing phillyt's Mk4 Polo on the Merc trims I thought it would be a good idea to start a thread dedicated the best budget mod around. Bring on the plastic...

Image

Image
Last edited by TSW Venom on 07 Apr 2008 14:57, edited 1 time in total.
The Bad Thing wrote: Lending my car to you is a bit like lending your girlfriend to a porn star. Yes, you'll get her back but you just know she'll never be the same again... she'll always be wanting more
User avatar
TSW Venom
Über WWhore
 
Posts: 2434
Joined: 19 Feb 2007 07:50

Postby TSW Venom » 20 Mar 2008 12:48

few more...
Image
Image
Image
The Bad Thing wrote: Lending my car to you is a bit like lending your girlfriend to a porn star. Yes, you'll get her back but you just know she'll never be the same again... she'll always be wanting more
User avatar
TSW Venom
Über WWhore
 
Posts: 2434
Joined: 19 Feb 2007 07:50

Postby oldskoolmk2 » 20 Mar 2008 19:17

i like!!
but i have nothing to offer. :(
Image
social secretary
flickr me
User avatar
oldskoolmk2
Über WWhore
 
Posts: 5530
Joined: 30 Apr 2007 10:05
Location: london

Postby Stanton » 21 Mar 2008 00:11

cough cough red bus :wink:
Image
User avatar
Stanton
Über WWhore
 
Posts: 3993
Joined: 28 Mar 2007 14:32
Location: Gone Scene Fishin'

Postby phillyt » 21 Mar 2008 04:18

eye <3 hub'zzzzzzzz yo.

my other set which started my addiction till some cowboy wheel clamper stole one when he realised he couldn't get a clamp on :cry:
Image

Image

the best application of hubcaps ever imo.

Image

Image

next winter will see the return on the g60's banded and with a fresh set of g'd up hubs attatched
Image
User avatar
phillyt
Wheel Whore
 
Posts: 1375
Joined: 10 Mar 2008 20:00
Location: Southampton

Postby stealthstylz » 21 Mar 2008 10:23

Can you get 19" hubcaps?

Matt
Image
stealthstylz
Monoblock
 
Posts: 333
Joined: 13 Jan 2008 12:56

Postby Grist » 21 Mar 2008 14:55

stealthstylz wrote:Can you get 19" hubcaps?


had a look on the bay, few 17" caps on there but nothing bigger. loads of 16".

in the 16" where these!!!!!!!

Image
Image
User avatar
Grist
Split Rim
 
Posts: 559
Joined: 25 May 2007 19:07
Location: Herefordshire - England

Postby Feast » 07 Apr 2008 14:47

Cough cough, red bus part deux;

Image
Image
User avatar
Feast
Monoblock
 
Posts: 458
Joined: 10 Mar 2007 20:01

Postby Feast » 07 Apr 2008 14:49

Ryans slightly stronger effort..
Image
Image
User avatar
Feast
Monoblock
 
Posts: 458
Joined: 10 Mar 2007 20:01

Postby Rim Job » 07 Apr 2008 14:51

These '64 pontiac trims are currently for sale on Retro Rides 8)

Image

Image

http://retrorides.proboards86.com/index.c.cgi?board=FSW&action=display&thread=1207499552
User avatar
Rim Job
Moderator
 
Posts: 686
Joined: 20 Feb 2007 17:01
Location: UK

Postby TSW Venom » 07 Apr 2008 15:01

Image

Image

Image
The Bad Thing wrote: Lending my car to you is a bit like lending your girlfriend to a porn star. Yes, you'll get her back but you just know she'll never be the same again... she'll always be wanting more
User avatar
TSW Venom
Über WWhore
 
Posts: 2434
Joined: 19 Feb 2007 07:50

Postby Jez » 08 Apr 2008 11:58

Trims rock!

Here's a selection from my stash. These were gonna go on the sled but changed my mind and sold them:

Image

The Bora ones on the left are one of my favourite trims evaaaarrrr

More good use of 16" VW trims:

Image

Image

And those Benz trims look sick on Phils Polo!!!
Image

mexican wrote:only real bad mans run rare shit!
User avatar
Jez
Wheel Whore
 
Posts: 1453
Joined: 27 Mar 2007 12:08
Location: Cheshire

Postby mk2kll » 09 Apr 2008 22:11

sorry if this is a silly question but how do you get these wheel trims to fit as it looks like some of you guys are using bigger trims than the size of your wheel.or am i getting
the wrong end of the stick.
lol
if someone could put me straight would be sweetlolol :lol:
mk2kll
 
Posts: 2
Joined: 01 Mar 2008 14:43

Postby oldskoolmk2 » 09 Apr 2008 22:32

cable ties friend.

jez that last one!! :shock: 8)
Image
social secretary
flickr me
User avatar
oldskoolmk2
Über WWhore
 
Posts: 5530
Joined: 30 Apr 2007 10:05
Location: london

Postby super » 09 Apr 2008 23:17

that last mk1 8)
Image
User avatar
super
Banded Steel
 
Posts: 174
Joined: 22 Jun 2007 12:44
Location: southampton

Next

Return to REFURBISHING/TYPES OF FINISH/MATERIALS

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests

cron