Phil Rose pjrose at frontiernet.net
Sun Sep 24 22:56:20 EDT 2006

At 10:22 PM -0400 9/24/06, andyschlueter wrote:
>Yes, you can get a braket from BIRA and you get a non-turbo boxter calipers
>and a late '90's A8 315mm?x30mm rotors. You can clear a 16" rim. Now hear is
>a trick I just learnded over the weekend. You turn down the rotors to 300mm,
>and your take off 7-8mm off the hieght of the caliper bracket. Now you can
>clear 15's.
>I think this helps?

The standard BIRA setup that you mentioned (996 Carrera calipers and 
euro A8 rotors) will be cleared only by certain (not very many) 16" 
wheels, and...that (ahem) "trick" must be the dumbest thing I've 
heard in years!


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