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#101 ftwneon

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 07:07 PM

Stock neon wheels are a 40mm offset, should be pretty close to Impreza wheels if memory serves. I have a set of Forester wheels with some General Grabbers AT2s that I want to put on but I don't think they will fit without a lift kit. I'm going to try and dig them out as well.

 

Edit: Maybe not, reading around shows they are maybe 53mm or 55mm, somewhere around that area.


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#102 ivans imports

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Posted 30 March 2014 - 10:36 AM

putt 16s from outback on my 80 brat yesterday few bugs but all worked. back was really tight to rear sus some grinding needed



#103 bratman18

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Posted 30 March 2014 - 03:50 PM

Any news on when these are getting done?



#104 matts87glsedan

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Posted 31 March 2014 - 05:17 PM

hi everyone
 
I finally pinned down the waterjet today. he will be delivering 'some' of the 28 pcs that i need this week, so i will be running some on friday.  Friday is the only day i have available to use the machine.  Theres a chance he can find the rest of the material this week, but im not going to count on it. Thanks for your patience.
 
I helped ivan mount up his '80 brat this weekend, and noticed some improvements that i can make on your sets.  Also, since these were designed on a ea82, the older brat is a bit of a trick to get centered properly.  I will post this info when i write it up.
 


#105 Leeroy

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Posted 31 March 2014 - 06:57 PM

Hmmmm... Nice! 

 

Yes the older models do not have the centering 'ridges' like the EA82 models for the wheels/rims. They are 'lug centric'.



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Posted 01 April 2014 - 09:37 PM

Awesome news!  Already ordered my studs :)  Now to decide on wheels..



#107 ivans imports

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Posted 02 April 2014 - 09:34 AM

The rear tires were very close to rear sus mount had to trim the edge smooth and use a 5/16 spacer to clear but fits well and looks good got a test drive in no shakes wobbles worked well. Except for now the old ea61 has to work a lot harder to turn those big wheels



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Posted 04 April 2014 - 07:08 PM

wow looks great!!



#109 ftwneon

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Posted 05 April 2014 - 05:58 PM

Alright, after a few delays and ordering more parts, finished everything up this afternoon.

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#110 yiannib

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Posted 06 April 2014 - 09:14 PM

I put ADR wheels from a neon my 2001 legacy.

#111 matts87glsedan

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Posted 11 April 2014 - 11:22 AM

hey everyone on the list.  Sorry about the non communication (i wont bore you with the details) , but the blanks are in my hands and i will be working on them tonight and tomorrow.  Shipping should be next week, once they are truly done i will contact you all about payment.  

 

I need to do things on my own schedule, thats why i dont take deposits  ;)



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Posted 15 April 2014 - 11:03 PM

good to hear. thanks for the update.



#113 Gloyale

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Posted 16 April 2014 - 11:16 AM

I've never been into adapters.....but these do seem well done. And the XT6 option is drying up everyday.   I gotta get a set for my 84 Sedan.

 

Sign me up for a set on the next run if you would be so kind.  Unless you got enough extra to add them into this run.  PM me for my address.

 

Thanks.



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Posted 07 May 2014 - 03:48 AM

Hi , yes I know its too late to get in to this at this time around, but would very much like to be first ( or second or 15th ;) ) up if there is ever a second run. I have heaps of experience with getting stuffed shipped over here from the US,  and my only virtue is patience ( and honesty - did I really have to edit to get that in !! :banghead: ) , so I'm up for it being a very vairable schedule - or even no schedule at all - it seems a very well thought out product and I'd like to contribute to it happening.

 

Thanks


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#115 Leeroy

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Posted 30 May 2014 - 09:48 PM

Hey Matt, where are you at with this? It has been some time since I received any messages about my adapters or even just you logging on to USMB.

Is everything OK?

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Posted 31 May 2014 - 12:33 AM

Hey Matt, where are you at with this?


I received mine in mail after paypal transfer. Look good. Hope to mount them soon.

Thanks Matt!

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Posted 31 May 2014 - 08:22 AM

I received mine as well. But also haven't installed them yet. Gotta get the car running first.



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Posted 01 June 2014 - 06:52 PM

Would love a set of these (4) but Im pretty sure the shipping cost to Australia would make it easier for me to find a machinist here to do it.

 

They look great and the cars look even better with the 5 stud rims on them.

 

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#119 ivans imports

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Posted 03 June 2014 - 10:02 PM

Mine working well putting on the km's love the wider tires



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Posted 03 June 2014 - 10:47 PM

just bought a 2" lift kit on these forums so I have a set of crosstrek rims/tires, these adaptors and the lift kit.... now to dedicate a day to mounting it all. soon!

 

the old mockup that got me started:

 

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#121 matts87glsedan

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Posted 06 June 2014 - 05:14 PM

hey guys, disappearing Matt is back

 

Leeroy, yours are in the mail, i PM'd you

 

everyone else, i will tot up a list and consider another run... i have realised I am pretty bad at internet business.

 

After taking a highway cruise in Ivans Brat, we had smooth ride at 55mph, but a vibration did develop at 65, and at 80mph it was getting ... more significant.  Since the ea81s have no centering lip on the hub, they may require a dialing in (literally ) with a dial indicator for maximum performance. I will make a video when i fix Ivans.  Its pretty easy.  Sorry Brat People, they were designed for a EA82 hub, what can i say.  They still work. 






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