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Old 04-08-2017, 11:18 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Why factor in aero? I'd go for the weight savings then let coroplast save the day with aero. Best of both worlds.


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Old 04-09-2017, 08:09 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Most people who spend $1000 on forged wheels aren't going to hide them behind 50c worth of coroplast. Coroplast will also destroy the finish on a wheel after just a few miles of flapping and rubbing.

Cheap alloys are generally heavier than steel. Look at a steel wheel, it's maybe 2mm thick at it's sturdiest section. Compare that to an alloy that's often 10mm or thicker in places.

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