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Icon8 Correct wheel spacing again? help!

been searchin all day and no real luck, tryin to figure out the whole back spacing deal. i need to to find someone who is right about this...ive been reading smaller the backspace ex. 3.50 will stick out more then 4.00. past the wheel well.? is that correct or not. ive also read that its the opposite way. just dont wana order my wheels wrong. im goin with the cragar soft 8 wheels. thanks again
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Backspacing is the distance from the mounting surface to the back edge of the wheel...
So yes, lower backspace will mean that the wheel sticks out more.
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so simple. thank you!
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google. its your friend.

https://www.rsracing.com/tech-wheel.html
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i used google and thats what i got i kno trust me i use it alot
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