Scott SainParticipantJuly 5, 2019 at 2:42 pmPost count: 159
Speaking of wheels. I made a slight change to my 61 rag. Still loving this car John! Second best car you did for me.John JonesKeymasterJuly 6, 2019 at 10:31 amPost count: 4915
That car looks soo awesome…. What car is your favorite we did for you? curious… 😎 My guess,,, the 11.90?John JonesKeymasterJuly 6, 2019 at 10:32 amPost count: 4915
Franz detailed some SA Sprints for Kelly yesterday…. They look awesome….!!!! That ghia above them would looks awesome with them!!!Scott SainParticipantJuly 6, 2019 at 12:18 pmPost count: 159Scott SainParticipantJuly 7, 2019 at 3:14 pmPost count: 159
I don’t consider the 11.90 a car that you did “for me” but I do love it! I just took it out for some street pulls. I’m hoping for a good showing with it Saturday!Matt FaulknerParticipantJuly 7, 2019 at 9:11 pmPost count: 45
Cool, I wanted to show off some wheels, and I just happened to see this thread! I made these this weekend. Had some machine access, and I thought it would be fun. Identical 3d scanned spokes from a deep 6 15 incher. Then I expanded it to a 16 inch 3 piece version. I’ll do 5.5 wide on the front and 6.5 on the rear of my Beetle project. Still waiting on rim halves and center caps, so I’ve got time to polish and detail. More to come!WAY2COOLParticipantJuly 7, 2019 at 10:10 pmPost count: 120
pretty special stuff there Matt.
Keep the pics a comin’
KIMJohn JonesKeymasterJuly 8, 2019 at 5:39 amPost count: 4915
HOLY SHIT MATT!!! Your making it happen!!!!!!!! wowsers!!!!FranzKeymasterJuly 8, 2019 at 7:39 amPost count: 2454
Daaymn! Did you write a program to make those?
The surface looks almost polished.Pat KKeymasterJuly 8, 2019 at 8:12 amPost count: 893
Nice Matt!! Your job perks are awesome. Becky’s looking good too.
We will build it if it comes.Matt FaulknerParticipantJuly 8, 2019 at 8:59 amPost count: 45
Thanks y’all. Yep they’re all programmed out and reproducible. They should polish up pretty easily. It’s been a crazy project, but i think they’re gonna turn out awesome.
The only sad part is that it costs so much more to make your own wheels than it does to just go buy some. Oh well lol.John JonesKeymasterJuly 8, 2019 at 9:04 amPost count: 4915
My kombi has some 16’s on it, and a narrowed rear.. I was planning on repops.. but shit.. to have some world famous Mat Faulkner wheels might be worth it..,
So your no where near the cost of an empi re-pop?? 😎Matt FaulknerParticipantJuly 8, 2019 at 11:01 amPost count: 45
Haha nowhere near the empi repop range, but i wouldn’t charge John Jones any more for a set than it costs me to make it. I’ll let ya know how bad the $ is when they’re finished.RustabusParticipantJuly 8, 2019 at 6:45 pmPost count: 1386
Holy Shit!! Awesome and WAAAAY outta my skill set!!!!!! 🙂 Nice!!!!!
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