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pin strips on wheels?

Discussion in 'Bling and Appearance' started by troy, Jan 12, 2006.

  1. i have seen some bikes with a colour pin strips on the edge of the rim
    i was sondering if anyone here knows where to get them and at how much


  2. I have seen them on ebay in the UK... they ship them to Australia. From memory they were less than 10 pounds.
  3. thanks josh will now get some lol
  4. Troy,
    I know where you can buy a power band. well actually I have two of them.
    They are for sale. @ $ 55-00
    A mate of mine has pin stripes on his wheels. He did it with pin-striping tape. looks similar to some Moto GP bikes.
  5. lmao it's called rim tape

    pin strips lol

    thanks for the laugh :grin:
  6. OMG why would u bother.
  7. For betta appearance
  8. I bought some motorcar pin stiping from an auto store for $10 a roll.
    They work just as well, just need a little patience putting them on. :grin:
  9. Thank you Brigitte- Who said women are dumb.
    They sure out smart many guys.
    And as Kishy said they do improve the appearance
    If that's what you want, do it.
    If ya dont, be the same as everyone else.
  10. Thank you Sharpy

    Horses for courses. Personally, I think they improve the look of the rims/bike. But each to their own :)
  11. Bloody hell Sleddog.
    Dunno if I can come at coloured tyres. But I guess, if they were made say red all along, then I would'nt like black, Hey.
  12. Just when you think you've seen everything.......
  13. R6 has them as stock, many new bikes are using them.

    Always good to know where to get some replacements from...
  14. Give Red Wing Honda a call. They fitting them on My bike for the previous owner
  15. Good news, and welcome to the greatest little forum around, Alx!
  16. The R1s with the yellow Yamaha racing paintjob have fine yellow pinstripes round the wheels.

    Gorgeous-looking bikes. :grin: