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Old 12-19-2008, 10:46 AM
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cluster rings

Ok so i have 2 jdm clusters coming in the mail to me.
One has: yellow needles, bronze rings, and standard bezel
the other has: orange needles, regular rings, and carbon fiber bezel

i want to end up with:yellow needles, Carbon bezel, and bronze rings in one cluster... is it possible to remove the rings from the carbon bezel and replace them with the bronze rings?

I know its possible to remove them from a standard bezel, but didnt know if the carbon ones are different....



edit: also, i cant seem to find much info on the bronze rings... anyone know some history on them?
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Old 12-19-2008, 10:49 AM
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Re: cluster rings

why wouldn't you be able to?

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Re: cluster rings

I dunno... i just didnt know if the carbon ones were molded differently (aka permenant rings)
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Old 12-19-2008, 11:53 AM
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Re: cluster rings

wow i didnt even know some of them had bronze rings. are you sure it wasnt done by the previous owner?
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Re: cluster rings

Im 90% sure they are honda parts... but it leaves a few different options.
1.) they ARE bronze rings just like the chrome ones, but different color
2.) they are the chrome rings and people are color blind
3.) they were chrome rings but got sunfaded into bronze?
4.) painted by someone
5.) previous owner went to arby's and ordered them from the 5 for $5.95

Im hoping for #1 but whatever
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Re: cluster rings

Haha...arbys is awesome. I don't see why you couldn't take the rings out. And by the way....the "JDM CF" is really just plastic that "looks" like "carbon" "fiber". The reason I use so many "quotes" is that it hardly looks like CF when you get it in there...Soooooo....ya.
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