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Old 01-06-2015, 10:56 PM   #1
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Has anybody tried these wheels out? If so how did you like them? Im found some really cheap any was thinking of trying them.
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Has anybody tried these wheels out? If so how did you like them? Im found some really cheap any was thinking of trying them.
They're nice and rigid, however, that comes with and increased chance of cracking.
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We ran the TOP rims with Solaris tires as a control tire at the Australian round of the AOC and I did not hear anyone complaining about the rim. Certainly no set I have has any issues.
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The rims definitely crack if you hit anything solid with them. One of the tracks that duckman966 and I both race at has metal barriers, on every corner. They're brutal. Even the best drivers occasionally tap them. These rims don't hold up to that abuse as good as some other rims do.

TOP rims have a smaller diameter than many other rims, so there is more air gap between the tire and insert and between insert and rim. Good in low grip conditions, but when grip comes up they feel a bit sloppy and have a greater tendency to traction roll.
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