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Old 08-27-2012, 03:11 AM   #1
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48 spartan 5-bolt rims

My friend has a 25' spartan trailer , with 5-bolt rims. He needs new wheels
(rims). The bolt spacing is 3-1/2" c-c. Does anybody know of modern rims
which will fit this?(eg. ford, etc)Bolts appear to be 5/8" thd. diam. Brake
drums are 12".He needs to move it and tires are shot. Thank you!

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Old 08-27-2012, 05:43 AM   #2
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I have never herd of 3 1/2 spacing on a 5 bolt you measure the dieter not from one bolt to another are you measuring from bolts if you are it's ok I have a bolt spacing tool in my truck I'll go get it

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Old 08-27-2012, 07:21 AM   #3
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I looked on my dexter templet c to c closest is 3 1/4
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Old 08-27-2012, 07:38 AM   #4
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If he goes out shopping for replacement wheels, he'll need to know the bolt circle (5", 5-1/2", etc.) that the wheel studs are laid out on. That's the diameter of the circle upon which the lug studs are located.

He'll also need to know whether the wheels are lug-centric or hub-centric - that is, are they centered by the lug nuts or the center hub? If the wheels have tapered lug nuts, the wheel is lug-centric. If the wheels have flat-faced lug nuts with a washer, the wheels are hub-centric.

He will also need to know the hub diameter of the axle and the offset of the wheel. Today, trailer wheels are generally 0" offset.

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I agree 100 percent the biggest my templet goes to is a 5 on 5 pattern and he is bigger than that
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