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What is hyperblack? #294931 Oct 8, 7:12am Oct 8, 7:12am
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What is hyperblack?
What is hyperblack with respect to rims? Sometimes it looks a lot like chrome; other times it looks silver. Then there's also HyperSilver, Titanium Silver, Chromium Black. I like 5-6 spoke rims in chrome, but would like the lighter weight and cost of the "hyper" colors.

This pic is an ALT Racing AT252 in hyperblack. It looks chrome to me. But, I've seen others that just look silver.

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Re: What is hyperblack? [Re: blkcelica] #294932 Oct 8, 7:14am Oct 8, 7:14am
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looks like chrome to me too. Might be the lighting though confused confused


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Re: What is hyperblack? [Re: Maka] #294933 Oct 8, 7:26am Oct 8, 7:26am
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This is hyperblack thumbsup

That rim you posted looks chrome to me, maybe the website entered the wrong picture.

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Re: What is hyperblack? [Re: n8mulder] #294934 Oct 8, 7:34am Oct 8, 7:34am
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In this picture you can see the metalic in the hyperblack, which that's what makes it look chrome. When the rim is spinning it looks like almost black, but when stopped it looks like a metalic black.

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Re: What is hyperblack? [Re: n8mulder] #294935 Oct 8, 8:04am Oct 8, 8:04am
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Yeah, that's what I thought. I looks kinda like a gunmetal with metal flake for the shine. It's not chrome though. I think the photo above is wrong; or the lighting is messed up.

Nice rims, I like that style thumbsup

Re: What is hyperblack? [Re: blkcelica] #294936 Oct 8, 8:24am Oct 8, 8:24am
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yup very nice rims mulder thumbsup

Re: What is hyperblack? [Re: 2003cbgts] #294937 Oct 8, 8:30am Oct 8, 8:30am
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^^^Thanks smile


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Re: What is hyperblack? [Re: n8mulder] #294938 Oct 8, 12:29pm Oct 8, 12:29pm
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hyperblack is basically a mix of chrome and gunmetal. my old rims were hyper black. i loved them. imo its better than gunmetal

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