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Hey there! I’m here to tell you where we can get CHEAP wheel donors but good!

So, In Customizing, Rubber tires are expensive right? But there’s two ways. One, Make your own wheels. Second, Get wheels.

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So in this case, I’m gonna reveal my secret in Customizing to LaLD.

First of all, The wheels are also good for customizing them into real riders.

Have you ever saw some cheap castings?

Like this one below.

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Check them out! There wheels are great!

Mostly they have this in Duty Free, Supermarkets, Flea Markets, Dollar stores. Definitely They have this in Toy Stores such as Toys R Us, but has desame average price as Hotwheels.

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Here’s mine.

Illustration for article titled Customizing 101: Where to get cheap wheel donors?.. Hm..
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Illustration for article titled Customizing 101: Where to get cheap wheel donors?.. Hm..

Some are rubber tires like this one.

Illustration for article titled Customizing 101: Where to get cheap wheel donors?.. Hm..
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Illustration for article titled Customizing 101: Where to get cheap wheel donors?.. Hm..

If you don’t have any cheap diecasts in your local stores. I recommend going

To flea markets and buy Regular hotwheels that aren’t mint. Just for wheel donors and you can even restore them on your own.

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So technically, You can use them on any casting and can turn them into rubber tires. I'll be having a tutorial soon on how to.

So that is all!

Credit to Google Images for the Extra Pictures.

Always Glad to help! @darvz_customs

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