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post #11 of Old 05-28-2019, 03:14 PM
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Re: For the restoration purists...

Originally Posted by jeepagain View Post
One note - these do require tubes, so adds a few bucks.

Good point. I had forgotten about using tubes when I put them on the JD 140.

Originally Posted by jeepagain View Post
Interestingly I just popped the rear tires off the rims of my '74 816S and the inside of the rims were pristine, much to my surprise (wish I'd have thought to take a picture). The color was a perfect match to Alaska White. I have a rattle can of Alaska White from Industrial Touch Ups and I sprayed a bit on the rim to confirm.

Of course -rims are now at the powder coating shop getting converted to white. Felt a little sad about powder coating over the original paint.

-Neil (jeepagain)
Isn't it always the way..Try not losing too much sleep over it.

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