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Which one- Wheel Vintiques -or- Eaton Wheels?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by jwduke, Aug 3, 2003.

  1. jwduke

    jwduke 1/2 ton status

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    Need everyone's imput. Which wheel manufacturer, Wheel Vintiques or Eaton wheels. I'm leaning twards the Eaton, with the fake bead locks.
     
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    An Eaton is a dang heavy duty wheel....

    That is what I would use....
     
  3. Z3PR

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    Can you post links to each with pics please.
     
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    that eaton wheel is nice...does eaton have a site for the wheels??
     
  6. crazykev4x4

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    whatever u do dont buy any bart supertrucker wheels . I had a set i bought for my blazer they might as well been square . they made the truck vibrate like one of those beds at a motel. JUNK!!!!!!!!!! i bought some us wheels from summit /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gif

    Kevin
     
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    I'm getting Barts wheels . I kinda like them painted white. Well, my K5 is two tone blue and white.
     
  8. Blazn88

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    /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif Go with the Eaton's. Much better looking and more durable.. /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gif
     

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