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Re: 15" rims

Postby SJC » 06 Sep 2016 17:24

Wilkie wrote:Michael watter size tyres sit jy op en is dit general grabbers
Ek wil ook 285/75/16 op sit maar ook grabbers ...nou se hulle jy kry nie daai size grabbers nie??????? :helpsign: :helpsign: :helpsign:


Michael het 15" rims aangeskaf en 33x12.5r15's gekry. (Grabber MT).
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Re: 15" rims

Postby Wilkie » 06 Sep 2016 17:29

Dustin wrote:Image
Being launched in SA this month.
Limited size options available as they will be fully imported.
Full size range will be available next year when full local production commences.
I've already planted the seed with the big wigs to bring in 285/75 R16 , 285/70 R17 , 33x10.5 R15 and 33x12.5 R15 saying that there is a lot of interest from the Patrol forum :thumbup:
Let's see what happens.
The import models will have Red lettering and the locally produced tires will have White lettering.


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Re: 15" rims

Postby Wilkie » 06 Sep 2016 17:38

Michael wrote:Ok so I have done quite a bit of reading on the net and more people are in favor of using 8j rims with 33x12.5x15 as apposed to 10j rims.
Reason being that the sidewall is more protected (I think Peter mentioned this) and also you can run the tyres more deflated without it de-beading.

I have sort of made up my mind and found a set of 8j rims that fit and my General Grabber MT tyres are on their way.
I don't think its the best tyre on the market, but it at least sports a 3 ply sidewall and 16mm tread. It does unfortunately not have white writing on the side which I think looks very cool.
Best part is the price, but hopefully its not one of those "goedkoop koop is duur koop" scenarios....

Any opinions on this?


Ek dink dis die beste tyre vir sy prys en meer..
Michael ek het n stel A-line 16x8j mags met n mass rating van 1000kg wat perfek op die patrol pas en dis nogal mooi. As jy nie hastig is nie kan jy daarna kyk en die part no miskien kry
ek is ongelukkig in Wit Rivier tot vrydag toe :thumbup:
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Re: 15" rims

Postby Michael » 06 Sep 2016 18:18

@Dustun, as far as I know the Grabbers that I am getting looks just like the one in your pic. I have also checked on the generalgraber.co.za website and the 33x12.5x15 is already available?

@Wilkie, ek het n stel A Line 15" x 8j rims gekry wat my caliper clear en wat mooi gaan werk.
Soos Dustin se is die 285/75/16 nog nie beskikbaar nie
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Re: 15" rims

Postby Michael » 06 Sep 2016 18:20

Here is how my rims are going to look.....sort of. I am painting them a sort of gun metal matt color with matt clear coat
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Re: 15" rims

Postby JoshJ » 07 Sep 2016 10:56

Het jy nou mags of steellies?
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Re: 15" rims

Postby Michael » 07 Sep 2016 11:18

JoshJ wrote:Het jy nou mags of steellies?

Het nou mags, hopelik kan hulle die punishment vat
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Re: 15" rims

Postby Michael » 09 Sep 2016 06:29

So finalky I fitted my 33x12.5x15 tyres and rims yesterday and I am very happy with the results.

So far the Grabbers feels very good and the 3 ply sidewalls seems like it gives the tyre some more oemf

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Re: 15" rims

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Re: 15" rims

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