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maxwedge5281
larry ingram

(46 posts)

Registered:
09/23/2014 05:59AM

Main British Car:
59 bn6 zz4 sbc, 63 bj7 383sbc

widen rear wheels
Posted by: maxwedge5281
Date: December 01, 2015 10:53AM

i am looking for someone in the southeast...preferably...to widen the steel rear wheels for my 59 100/6.i want to keep the healey center s with the stock hubcaps and widen to probably 7 inches. any ideas from the experts?



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rficalora
Rob Ficalora
Cypress, TX
(2389 posts)

Registered:
10/24/2007 02:46PM

Main British Car:
'76 MGB w/CB front, Sebring rear, early metal dash Ford 302

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Re: widen rear wheels
Posted by: rficalora
Date: December 02, 2015 08:09AM

[www.stocktonwheel.com]

They are well known and their work has stood the test of time.


Preform Resources
Dave Craddock
Redford,Michigan
(350 posts)

Registered:
12/20/2008 05:46PM

Main British Car:
72 MGB V6 3.4

Re: widen rear wheels
Posted by: Preform Resources
Date: December 02, 2015 03:35PM

X 2 on that
Dave


HealeyRick
Rick Neville

(446 posts)

Registered:
12/19/2007 05:01PM

Main British Car:
1963 Austin-Healey 3000 Ford 5.0L

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Re: widen rear wheels
Posted by: HealeyRick
Date: December 02, 2015 09:06PM

Do a search on the HAMB before going with Stockton. Here's an example: [www.jalopyjournal.com]


maxwedge5281
larry ingram

(46 posts)

Registered:
09/23/2014 05:59AM

Main British Car:
59 bn6 zz4 sbc, 63 bj7 383sbc

Re: widen rear wheels
Posted by: maxwedge5281
Date: December 03, 2015 06:11AM

thanks guys. i have found a shop fairly close and will give them a try. in the meantime does anyone need any very wide ansen sprint wheels?
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maxwedge5281
larry ingram

(46 posts)

Registered:
09/23/2014 05:59AM

Main British Car:
59 bn6 zz4 sbc, 63 bj7 383sbc

Re: widen rear wheels
Posted by: maxwedge5281
Date: December 10, 2015 06:10AM

the shop that is doing the rear wheels uses new barrels for the wheels with the original centers welded into the proper location.


maxwedge5281
larry ingram

(46 posts)

Registered:
09/23/2014 05:59AM

Main British Car:
59 bn6 zz4 sbc, 63 bj7 383sbc

Re: widen rear wheels
Posted by: maxwedge5281
Date: December 06, 2016 08:45AM

rears widened to 7 inches...new barrels with healey centers.
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