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The Mother Of All Tire Threads!!!!

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by JeffreyJames, Apr 10, 2008.

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    135/15 front - 255/70/15 Rear
     
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  2. ShastaStyle
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    7.75-15 up front and 8.15-15 in the rear. They are Firestone Deluxe Champions with 5/8 whites.

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  3. Butch Clay
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    Another killer thread!

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  4. texkbc
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    Front 5.50 x 16......might go to 4.5 next time
    rear 7.50 x 16
     

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  5. squeaky32
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    stock 54 capri rims with 54 olds caps, running general 7.60 x 15s[​IMG]
     
  6. hdalex
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    37 ford coupe,
    want to change from 6.00-16 all around to 6.00-16 front and 7.00-16 or 7.50-16 rear firestone www...
    car has stock suspension.
    will they fit into the fenders??
    show me some examples of this combination!!!!
    alex
     

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  7. Front, 670X15 BFG...Rear, 700X16 Firestone. All from Coker.
     

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  8. had a trawl through but can only see them on full size cars, anyone running 670x16" on a roadster? no a great fan of the balloony effect of the 700 & 750's get, after a more 40's level tyre look
     
  9. The_Monster
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  10. c.hunt
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    Anyone have pics of nice whitewall combos on a 55' chevy belair?
     
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  12. Moriarity
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    ImageUploadedByH.A.M.B.1418816065.570429.jpg ImageUploadedByH.A.M.B.1418816088.053630.jpg
    6.70 15 firestones w 2 1/4" ww


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  13. D.Conrad
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    1. 1940 Ford

    6.00x16 on all wheels \'36 all done 003.JPG
     
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  14. c.hunt
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  15. Road Sport S/R
    Rears-255/70/15
    Fronts-225/70/15
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  16. Garry Carter
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    4.50/4.75 X 16 front; 6.50 X 16 rear.
     

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  17. BoxCar Tom
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    What a beautiful combo! Can any one tell me the wheel size and make and size of the tires? Thanks,
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  18. Flat-Foot
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  19. 4thhorseman
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    Hoosier 32x12 r15 drag slicks on 10" Rockets rear, 165r15 radials on 4.5" Rockets front.
     
  20. Dale Shore
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    Figured this thread would be a good spot to make my first post to the forum. Car is 31 RPU. Tires are Coker Classic Radials, 550R16 front and 700R16 rear. IMG_1700.JPG IMG_1701.JPG
    DS
     
  21. FOOFZ
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  22. rlm2011
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    Noooo, please don't let this thread die!!!!!!
     
  23. rlm2011
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    Can someone please give your opinion on this wheel and tire combo..... I'm thinkin 15x6 reverse w/165-15 front
    15x8 reverse w/255/70-15 in rear. What do ya think?
     

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  24. Moriarity
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    6.70x15 on 15x5 chrome wheels
     
  25. Gene Boul
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    205 X 70 X 15 front and 235 X 75 X 15
    OOPS maybe not... 100_2093.jpg
     
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  26. D.Conrad
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    1. 1940 Ford

    4.50-4.75 x16'' Firestone bias ply. on the front, IMG_1494 (640x480).jpg later I changed the fronts to 5.00 x 7.00, rears are 7.00 x 16''
     
  27. D.Conrad
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    1. 1940 Ford

    4.50-4.75 my roadster &Bob\'s 3w 011 (640x480).jpg x 16'' and 7.00 x 16'' bias ply
     
  28. 145/ 34side1_15-0small.jpg 15s front.....285/70s rear
     
  29. It's my ride.
    10 inch rear rims Zero offset- 255/70/15s
    6 inch front rims MAX offset - 145/15s
     
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  30. rlm2011
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    Beautiful ride brother!!!! And thanks for the response! Sounds like I guessed right. Exlelent combo
     

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