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Old 02-27-2010, 04:27 PM   #1
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Question on rim size

Not trying to hijack the thread but-I am about to go haul a 66 Tradewind home and it needs new tires. Found a nice set of 5 trailer tires on 6 hole Chevy pickup rims but the center hole is about 3 9/16" diameter. Question will they fit??

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Old 03-03-2010, 11:40 AM   #2
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They might fit however the usage won't. Meaning the pick up rim wasn't made for the service of the Tradewind. The Tradewind needs a heavier rated rim.


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I also believe the AS will need a 3 5/8 center hole.Your rim should be rated @ 2500#. Dave
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I also believe the AS will need a 3 5/8 center hole.Your rim should be rated @ 2500#. Dave

That should be 2600 pounds, not 2500.

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