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Old 06-18-2011, 08:38 PM   #1
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in regards to JCONCEPTS tires, what does "HALF-UPS" mean...??? for example...
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They are the lower profile tire and wheel for truggys. Similar to Proline LPR wheel and tire
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Old 06-19-2011, 01:47 AM   #3
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In most cases that means 3.7" rims or in this case 3.7" inner bead on the tire.

Monster Truck wheels are mostly 3.2" and this is "half a size up" and there for called "half ups".
Some time back we used to have LPR/Half up (3.7") rims and stretched a monster truck tire (3.2") over those rims.

Now a days many truggy 1/8 wheels are 4.0" and mount a bit different.

3.2" is called - Monster Truck / MT / Truck
3.7" is called - LPR / half ups
4.0" is called - Truggy / VTR
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