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    Score!

    I picked up some JDM STi V7 rims today for the WRX, $100 CAD each, retail is over $600 for each.

    Did I mention they're new and never mounted .


    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    You have to be the luckiest person in the world when it comes to acquiring cool useful stuff that you need to have fun!
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople View Post
    I picked up some JDM STi V7 rims today for the WRX, $100 CAD each, retail is over $600 for each.

    Did I mention they're new and never mounted .

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    congratulations - now you just have to copy this WRX

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    ^^^ OMG <thud> ^^^

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    I have no idea what you're talking about, but a really good deal on something is still a really good deal! Congratulations!


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    Quote Originally Posted by VegaVixen View Post
    I have no idea what you're talking about, but a really good deal on something is still a really good deal! Congratulations!

    He bought the equivalent of Zipps for his car!
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VegaVixen View Post
    I have no idea what you're talking about, but a really good deal on something is still a really good deal! Congratulations!

    I agree.
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    Same as mine right here:


    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople View Post
    Same as mine right here:

    [.img]http://www.gruppe-s.com/Clearance/JDM-STI-RIMS1.jpg[/img]
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    Nice find.

    Now, find an STi trans conversion for under $5k and you'll really be the man...

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    Oh, my! That's some serious wheel-bling! Nice goin', baybuh!


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    mmmmmm Scooby Dooooo STi.....


    Road Bike: 2004 ORBEA Mitis2+Carbon, Freekin' groovy Urban / Mountain Road Cruising Bike: 2007 CANNONDALE Bad Boy Disc, MTB: 2012 Trek Gary Fisher Collection Marlin 29er

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    I also just picked up a set of these:



    And one of these.....

    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    Why are you buying stolen rims?

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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople View Post
    ...

    And one of these.....
    nice - useless piece of trivia - when they designed that at specialized the design engineer used Lego models to help tweak and check the design.
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    Lego, is there anything it cant do .

    Also, the rims are totally legit, they were taking up space at a subie dealer in another town in which I new the owner. I through a ridiculous offer at them and got them.

    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople View Post
    Lego, is there anything it cant do .

    Also, the rims are totally legit, they were taking up space at a subie dealer in another town in which I new the owner. I through a ridiculous offer at them and got them, from the night watchman, who got fired last week.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Jsharr, you REALLY don't want to know what I paid for the Demo then .

    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    Knowing you, they gave it to you to free up space and gave you a couple hundred loonies just becuase you a sucha a helluva nice guy!
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople View Post
    Jsharr, you REALLY don't want to know what I paid for the Demo then .
    go on, make us want to hurt you






    only joking I'm sure you got an insane deal on that too
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