Pics of Unfinished Wheel Build Project - Page 2 - Club Lexus Forums

Log In 

Pics of Unfinished Wheel Build Project

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-15-11, 07:22 AM   #16
turbodremz
Lexus Champion
iTrader: (18)
 
turbodremz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: TX
Posts: 4,869
Default

Go wide body please...that stretch looks cartoonish. Dont get me wrong, the wheels look great, but get the tires closer to the wheel size, and make the body look/fit as aggressive as the wheels.
turbodremz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 07:32 AM   #17
kez
Lexus Champion
iTrader: (4)
 
kez's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 2,416
Default

yo u gotta borrow someones baby and sit the kid in those lips DAMN DAMN DAMN!

wide body will suit it better
kez is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 07:54 AM   #18
ThomasGS4
Lexus Fanatic
iTrader: (19)
 
ThomasGS4's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Big D
Posts: 8,658
Default

Ehh...




Not for me.
ThomasGS4 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 08:50 AM   #19
bleedspeed
Lead Lap
 
bleedspeed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: texas
Posts: 474
Default

"over the top" was the title of a bad 80,s movie staring sylvester stallone about arm wrestelling competition. and should have been the title of this thread. also if any of you remember the faces stallone made during his matches in this movie then you have a good idea of how mine looks right now....... not hating.... just dont jive with me.. b+ for over the top effort
bleedspeed is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 09:04 AM   #20
Bender25
Pole Position
Thread Starter
iTrader: (10)
 
Bender25's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Ca
Posts: 234
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NZLou View Post
Not overly to my taste, but damn that stretch
that's not even stretched honestly, my last setup was had a more aggressive stretch

Quote:
Originally Posted by JDMmuscle View Post
OMG dude.... this is beyond expectations!

We have a new Heavy Hitter here gentlemen look out. Bender is here to stay

Can I please for the love of everything holy have some more pictures of this beast?
Thanks man! More pics later today when I hopefully nail my tire selection down. I also gotta figure out why my rear isn't cambering like it did with the last setup, this setup is actually equal to or less aggressive than the emitz fins, and the rear is just not cambering as well.

Quote:
Originally Posted by 1jzchris View Post
Dammmmmm thats a lip....i think it would look alot better if the front lip was smaller but still looks dam good
That's kinda what I wanted, but I wanted to have the front look more similar to the rear fit. With that 5" lip in the front I still have a +20ish offset

Quote:
Originally Posted by cherplex View Post
I'm not feeling it, love the lip but offset and tire fitment not my style.
Thank you for the input

Quote:
Originally Posted by saru View Post
Yes. Dude the first pic looks cazy. I'm in for some better pics as well.
I was going for intense/retarded/crazy

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tabaka View Post
I'm with Cherplex. I want to like it, but it's too aggressive on a stock body. Be careful when going down a few tires sizes on the rear. You pop the bead or have a quick loss of air pressure on the highway...think about it.
With these Reverse style barrels you don't really have to worry about popping a bead. The drop center is only on the inner half of the barrel and is very narrow in comparison to the width of area the tire has to seat. The tire literally will bead from the centerline of the rim all the way to the flange of the outter.

Quote:
Originally Posted by turbodremz View Post
Go wide body please...that stretch looks cartoonish. Dont get me wrong, the wheels look great, but get the tires closer to the wheel size, and make the body look/fit as aggressive as the wheels.
i'd get them closer if I could add more camber

If I went widebody I'd do the same style fitment and I'd be running like a 14" rim.

Quote:
Originally Posted by kez View Post
yo u gotta borrow someones baby and sit the kid in those lips DAMN DAMN DAMN!

wide body will suit it better
LOL thanks man

Quote:
Originally Posted by ThomasGS4 View Post
Ehh...




Not for me.

Understandable, this is on the extremely unnecessary end of the spectrum, but it's all in fun to me
Bender25 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 09:08 AM   #21
Bender25
Pole Position
Thread Starter
iTrader: (10)
 
Bender25's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Ca
Posts: 234
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bleedspeed View Post
"over the top" was the title of a bad 80,s movie staring sylvester stallone about arm wrestelling competition. and should have been the title of this thread. also if any of you remember the faces stallone made during his matches in this movie then you have a good idea of how mine looks right now....... not hating.... just dont jive with me.. b+ for over the top effort

Thanks

<turns hat backwards and re-positions hand grip> I love bad movies and Over the Top is awesome
Bender25 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 09:39 AM   #22
bleedspeed
Lead Lap
 
bleedspeed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: texas
Posts: 474
Default

rofl. cuz we all know when you turn your hat backwards its on!
bleedspeed is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 10:03 AM   #23
Vincent123
Lexus Champion
iTrader: (24)
 
Vincent123's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Sur Califas
Posts: 2,411
Default

with more neg camber, fenders resprayed and a 97 kit (maybe) this car could be a def game changer
Vincent123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 10:04 AM   #24
1JZPWRD
1JZ Single SC400
iTrader: (59)
 
1JZPWRD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Alabama, Roll Tide!
Posts: 8,500
Default

Wow! A little toooooo stretched for me. Thats a crazy insane fitment. I want to see some pictures from the rear.
1JZPWRD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 10:23 AM   #25
luvmysc400
Lead Lap
iTrader: (2)
 
luvmysc400's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Co
Posts: 487
Default

Crazy stance. I know those wheels cost some scrilla. Lookin nice.
luvmysc400 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 10:32 AM   #26
ecstaticSC
Lexus Test Driver
iTrader: (3)
 
ecstaticSC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: IL
Posts: 1,389
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Vincent123 View Post
with more neg camber, fenders resprayed and a 97 kit (maybe) this car could be a def game changer
I agree with this. The 97 kit or AC kit would make this look better.
ecstaticSC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 10:33 AM   #27
mEed
Pole Position
iTrader: (1)
 
mEed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: IL
Posts: 232
Default

HOLY *****! lol dude i have two serious questions... with rims like that... what can you do and what cant you do on a daily drive?
mEed is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 11:23 AM   #28
UZZ-TT
Lexus Champion
iTrader: (5)
 
UZZ-TT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: MO
Posts: 2,296
Default

I want to like it as well. It's so close to being 'very nice', but in my book they are to the point where they just don't fit.
If you're going to go with this "STYLE", then you (like you said) need to get more aggressive with the tires, AND THEN you need to SLAM IT down so the tips of the top of the rim almost touches the fender.

If it were mine, I would get some Missle rear fenders, and 25+ fronts and make it look really clean like JDMMuscles SC- as it sits it just seems incomplete. Reminder: I do want to like it- the rims are very nice, great choice. I also like the ES projector fogs- nice work. Of course, also 97-00 sides and rear would give this a more finished look.
UZZ-TT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 11:25 AM   #29
UZZ-TT
Lexus Champion
iTrader: (5)
 
UZZ-TT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: MO
Posts: 2,296
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bleedspeed View Post
"over the top" was the title of a bad 80,s movie staring sylvester stallone about arm wrestelling competition. and should have been the title of this thread. also if any of you remember the faces stallone made during his matches in this movie then you have a good idea of how mine looks right now....... not hating.... just dont jive with me.. b+ for over the top effort
What are you talking about that was an entertaining movie back in the day!
UZZ-TT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-11, 11:29 AM   #30
nine3es
Lead Lap
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: LA
Posts: 456
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bender25 View Post
Bonus points to the person who notices what I did to these wheels that makes them one of a kind
you fit them on a lexus?
nine3es is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Avant Garde M350 5" Lip GetUrWheel Club Lexus Vendor Marketplace 104 06-21-12 11:03 AM
Concept One Executive Wheels GetUrWheel Club Lexus Vendor Marketplace 27 01-31-12 10:29 AM
ADV.1 Forged Wheels GetUrWheel Club Lexus Vendor Marketplace 32 12-05-11 09:13 AM
Murder was the case!!! lkapimp216 GS - 3rd Gen (2006-2011) 70 10-16-11 12:01 PM
Back again, new stance and wheels. Musso2GS GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 32 06-17-11 07:14 PM


Tags
18x11, 3052520, bender25, bn, build, clublexus, lexus, pics, project, sc, sc300, sports, stretched, unfinished, wheel, wheels

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:02 AM.


Copyright © 2000-2016 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved