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      01-15-2011, 07:22 PM   #1
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Talking Savini Forged Wheels Open House / MFEST Calendar Launch

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4. Inside Savini's Factory




5. Deep Dishes!!!



6. How a Monoblock Wheel Starts Out



7. Inside the CNC Mill



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9. Voila!!!



10. Byproduct of Wheel Production - Lots of Metal Shavings





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      01-15-2011, 11:24 PM   #2
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Do they end up melting down the metal shavings and reusing them?
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Do they end up melting down the metal shavings and reusing them?
I highly doubt it. Only huge wheel companies like BBS, Work, Rays have a foundry like that I believe
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Cool pictures. Thanks for sharing!
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I highly doubt it. Only huge wheel companies like BBS, Work, Rays have a foundry like that I believe
Wouldn't they send them back to the foundry where they got the blanks from?
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Wouldn't they send them back to the foundry where they got the blanks from?
yeap, they would probably recycle those metal shavings. but i am sure they dont do it themselves.
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