cheap rims

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  • golybrown

Posted October 16, 2009 - 05:48 PM


ive got an yz450 with the standard silver excel rims, but i want to change them to black
does anyone know of any cost effective ways i could do this
i really dont want to buy a new set of rims

  • Family Man

Posted October 16, 2009 - 05:56 PM


I wouldnt go from top of the line quality Excel rims to black cheap rims. Doesnt make sense to me.

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  • Flyin-A

Posted October 16, 2009 - 05:59 PM


Powdercoat the ones you have,there paid for!:bonk:

  • KJ790

Posted October 16, 2009 - 06:07 PM


Powdercoat would be your cheapest route. Other than that, the second generation of pro wheel rims seem to be good, I've had a couple sets and beat the crap out of them withoutm any issues. The first generation of pro wheels had some issues with cracking though.

  • Justin89

Posted October 16, 2009 - 07:00 PM


Send them to TCR wheels in Lodi, CA. For $150 (un-laced) or $250 (complete),they will anodize your rims black and the result will look EXACTLY like Excels. The $250 includes: break down of your wheels, anodizing, re-assembly, and truing. Check them out. They are featured in almost every MX magazine out there. They also have a sweet racer package for $500.


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