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Old June 22nd, 2005, 03:55 PM   #34
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Originally posted by vwfanatic@Jun 22 2005, 11:31 AM
biggest downside is safety. adapters have been known to break.....

I've never heard of a pair that were machined from 6061-T6 aluminum breaking - have you (or anybody else)?

AFAIK, it was the earlier cast adapters that were semi-fragile, just like cast wheels versus machined from billet.

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