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post #21 of 24 (permalink) Old 03-29-2005, 04:31 PM Thread Starter
 
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Carbon Fiber is too brittle for street use and carries the risk of catastrophic failure that you wouldn't experience with a metal rim. If it ain't for track-use-only I would say stick with Magnesium or the stockers.

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In all my years (not as many as Dad or Smitty, but quite a few) I've never seen or heard of a CF rim suffering a "catastrophic failure." Maybe I just don't get out enough, but am I the only one that hasn't seen and/or heard of this happening?
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post #22 of 24 (permalink) Old 09-23-2015, 07:54 AM
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is there any advantage of mag. rims over carbon fiber
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post #23 of 24 (permalink) Old 01-17-2017, 03:35 AM
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Wow Nice Modification u are doing, ,good luck bro
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post #24 of 24 (permalink) Old 01-17-2017, 03:38 AM
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i think carbon fiibree more better
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