#1  
Old 02-18-2021, 06:30 PM
misterp266's Avatar
misterp266 misterp266 is offline
Ultimate Warrior
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Raynham, MA
Posts: 1,417
Default Stockton Wheel

Would like to get a set of 15 dog dish wheels that clear disc brakes for a 63 Catalina. Has anyone dealt with Stockton Wheel recently?

__________________
" Darksiders Rule "
  #2  
Old 02-18-2021, 06:52 PM
tom s tom s is offline
Ultimate Warrior
 
Join Date: Jan 2000
Location: long beach ca usa
Posts: 16,722
Default

Been many years,great work but not cheap.Tom

  #3  
Old 02-18-2021, 09:27 PM
Stuart's Avatar
Stuart Stuart is online now
Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Minneapolis
Posts: 7,076
Default

Anecdotal information, but I was reading a discussion on another board recently that indicated that recently they've been slow to turn around orders.

15" steel rims from a 1971-1976 full size Pontiac will fit your car and should be easy enough to find, although I don't know about being able to run period dog dish caps on them.

  #4  
Old 02-18-2021, 09:55 PM
tom s tom s is offline
Ultimate Warrior
 
Join Date: Jan 2000
Location: long beach ca usa
Posts: 16,722
Default

Friend of mine had 15in 8 lugs made a year or so ago and took awhile.Tom

  #5  
Old 02-19-2021, 08:11 AM
The Champ's Avatar
The Champ The Champ is offline
Ultimate Warrior
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Grand Meadow, MN
Posts: 2,322
Default

I've run dog dish caps on my '64 GTO with the original 14" wheels, factory 15" wheels and now 17" bare steel wheels from Wheel Vintiques (through Summit).

Summit listing for 5x5 15" wheels - I think that's what you're looking for.

https://www.summitracing.com/search/...ques-62-series

I'm very happy with my 17's by WV.

__________________
My '64 GTO Convertible
Mrs. Champ's '72 Camaro
Our '49 Caddy Limo
Our '81 Chevy C10

I rarely agree with Chief, for very good and obvious reasons.
  #6  
Old 02-19-2021, 09:23 AM
'ol Pinion head 'ol Pinion head is offline
Ultimate Warrior
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: Injun Territory, Merica!
Posts: 8,630
Default

Not answering the man's question Mr Champion.

As Stuart alludes to, early Pontiac poverty caps attach differently than '64 through mid 70's wheels, thus the need for Stockton Wheels services.

__________________
Buzzards gotta eat... same as worms.
  #7  
Old 02-19-2021, 09:54 AM
The Champ's Avatar
The Champ The Champ is offline
Ultimate Warrior
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Grand Meadow, MN
Posts: 2,322
Default

OPH

I wasn't aware of any structural difference between a 1963 wheel and a 1964 wheel.

I apologize for not knowing.

It's been nearly 50 years since I owned a pre '64 Pontiac (Bonneville), but that had full wheel covers, not dog dish caps.

__________________
My '64 GTO Convertible
Mrs. Champ's '72 Camaro
Our '49 Caddy Limo
Our '81 Chevy C10

I rarely agree with Chief, for very good and obvious reasons.
  #8  
Old 02-21-2021, 04:11 PM
misterp266's Avatar
misterp266 misterp266 is offline
Ultimate Warrior
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Raynham, MA
Posts: 1,417
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by The Champ View Post
OPH

I wasn't aware of any structural difference between a 1963 wheel and a 1964 wheel.

I apologize for not knowing.

It's been nearly 50 years since I owned a pre '64 Pontiac (Bonneville), but that had full wheel covers, not dog dish caps.
Full size cars had clips to hold the caps on up until 1964. 1965 and up they used caps like you have on your A body. I have not found anyone that’s not in California that does custom steel wheels. Shipping both ways would add a lot to the cost. Seems like with the lack of 14” tires, a 15” period correct wheel would be a good idea. I have a perfect set of caps and NOS clips, just need new wheels. . . .
Will probably run something else for a while.

__________________
" Darksiders Rule "
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:49 AM.

 

About Us

The PY Online Forums is the largest online gathering of Pontiac enthusiasts anywhere in the world. Founded in 1991, it was also the first online forum for people to gather and talk about their Pontiacs. Since then, it has become the mecca of Pontiac technical data and knowledge that no other place can surpass.

 

Cold Case Radiators

Cold Case Radiators is a Max Performance company that produces high end aluminum performance radiators at a price point that won't break the bank. Polished and stamped tanks. 2 rows of 1" tubes. Lifetime Warranty.

GTOG8TA.com

GTOG8TA.com is a Max Performance company that manufacturers parts for the 04-06 GTO, 08-09 G8, and 93-02 Firebird/Trans Am platforms.

Copyright © 2017