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Source for 17-inch tires?

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by stan292, Jul 18, 2006.

  1. stan292
    Joined: Dec 6, 2002
    Posts: 857


    No luck selling my 17-inch artillery wheels, so I'm thinkin' about having my hubs re-drilled to match the small bolt circle, and running them on the front of my altered.

    Anyone know a good source for non-radial tires in that size? I'd need something good for at least 100 mph. Seems like there might be some 17-inch cycle tires available, but they would amost have to be radials - I'd think.

    The current (and VERY old) tires are 5.15/5.25 'stones - and the wheels look to be about 4 1/4" to 4 1/2" wide.

    Thanks -
  2. MilesM
    Joined: May 28, 2002
    Posts: 1,200


    Coker has a narrow 17" in there own brand. I need to order up a pair soon for my 36 Chevy front wheels.

  3. Squablow
    Joined: Apr 26, 2005
    Posts: 14,625


    Yeah, I've got some 17" artilleries and Coker has some pretty nice wide whites, plus they're not that expensive (like $120 each, about the same as a good set of 16" ply's) When I'm ready to mount my artilleries that's where I'm gonna get my tires. Plus, they support the HAMB like no other.

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