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Old 03-31-2011, 07:30 AM   #11
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Pontiac first came out with these two wheels on 1970'* Firebirds and I was interested for arguments sake of knowing how Pontiac identified them. Can anyone remember for sure?

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Forgot one, the swept back lace.
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Pontiac first came out with these two wheels on 1970'* Firebirds and I was interested for arguments sake of knowing how Pontiac identified them. Can anyone remember for sure?
Aaaaaaa, by looking at them?

Here'* a place to order new "snowflake" rims.

http://www.classicindustries.com/fir...ts/251581.html

Here are 2 other rims that could have came on a 2nd gen. Rally II or Turbine wheels.

http://www.classicindustries.com/fir...rts/wv416.html

http://www.classicindustries.com/fir.../10007389.html
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Remember this style of rim?
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I thought we were talking about 2nd gen. Firebird rims?
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Ummmm, we figured it out and moved to the left???
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Ummmm, we figured it out and moved to the left???
My GPS must not be working right.
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I thought we were talking about 2nd gen. Firebird rims?
We're only talking about 1970'* Firebirds. Only these two wheels. Does anybody know for sure what Pontiac named these two wheels?
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That is correct left is Honeycomb right is Snowflake
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honeycombs were used from 1971 to 1976 on multiple models. They were also called "poly casts" due to the polyurethane face being molded directly to the front of the steel wheel. Early models were also offered in a 14" size. Then in 1977 the aluminum snowflakes were used both in a 15x7 and 15x8.

I still own the original honeycombs off my 76 Trans Am. It was a cool idea back then but the poly is known to crack and they are freakin' heavy.
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