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  • center rim taper — See drop center rim taper semi drop center rim taper …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • drop-center rim — See drop center rim …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • high center rim — A raised center rim design, used in the cts wheel …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • drop center rim — A one piece rim with a deep center section which is lower than the two outer edges, this allows the bead of the tire to be pushed into the low area on one side while the other side is pulled over and off the flange. The British term is well base… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • semi-drop center rim — (SDC) A rim having a demountable flange, for use on light commercial application. A slight depression in the center of the rim facilitates tire mounting and removal …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • drop center rim taper — A passenger rim where both bead seats are tapered 5° or a tubeless truck rim where both bead seats are tapered 15° …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • semi-drop center rim taper — A rim where both bead seats are tapered 5° …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • rim — [1] The outer edge of a dented area in a body panel that is heat shrunk towards the center of the dent. [2] On a bicycle, the metal or wooden hoop of a wheel that holds the tire and tube and the outer ends of the spokes. [3] On a truck, the metal …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • rim taper — The slope of the rim. See advanced rim taper base rim taper center rim taper drop center rim taper flat base rim taper intermediate rim taper semi drop center rim taper …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • center — To place something in a central place in relation to other items. Also see after bottom dead center after top dead center before bottom dead center before top dead center before upper dead center bottom dead center dead center diagnostic center …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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