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Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel - 16" x 6" Rim - 8 on 6-1/2 - Silver Powder Coat

Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel - 16" x 6" Rim - 8 on 6-1/2 - Silver Powder Coat

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Silver powder coated, 16" steel wheel features an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern and meets Department of Transportation standards. Lowest Prices for the best trailer tires and wheels from Dexstar. Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel - 16" x 6" Rim - 8 on 6-1/2 - Silver Powder Coat part number AM20794 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Dexstar Trailer Tires and Wheels - AM20794

  • Wheel Only
  • 16 Inch
  • 8 on 6-1/2 Inch
  • Steel Wheels - Powder Coat
  • Dexstar

Silver powder coated, 16" steel wheel features an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern and meets Department of Transportation standards.


Features:

  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Excellent corrosion resistance
    • Silver powder coat finish over e-coat primer
  • Modular design
  • High-quality wheel meets DOT specifications
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Rim dimensions: 16" diameter x 6" wide
  • Bolt pattern: 8 on 6-1/2"
  • Fits stud size: 1/2"-20 and/or 9/16"-18
  • Pilot diameter: 4.9"
  • Capacity: 3,960 lbs
  • Limited 2-year warranty


Determining the Bolt Pattern

The first number in the bolt pattern is the number of bolt holes. The second number denotes the diameter, in inches, of the circle on which the bolt holes sit.

Bolt Pattern - Odd

To determine the bolt-circle diameter on wheels with an odd number of bolt holes, measure from the center of any bolt hole to the point halfway between the two bolt holes directly across from the first. (Example: "5 on 4-1/2" means 5 bolt holes with 4-1/2" measured to a point halfway between the opposite bolt holes.)

Bolt Pattern - Even

On wheels with an even number of bolt holes, measure from the center of one bolt hole to the center of the hole directly across from it. (Example: "8 on 6-1/2" means 8 bolt holes with 6-1/2" from the center of one hole to the center of another on the opposite side.)

Bolt Pattern - Side

Measuring the distance from the center of one bolt hole on the wheel to the center of a bolt hole right next to it can also help to determine the bolt pattern.

  • If D = 2-5/8", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-1/2"
  • If D = 2-3/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-3/4"
  • If D = 3", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5"
  • If D = 3-1/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5-1/2"




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Customer Reviews

Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel - 16" x 6" Rim - 8 on 6-1/2 - Silver Powder Coat - AM20794

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (136 Customer Reviews)

Silver powder coated, 16" steel wheel features an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern and meets Department of Transportation standards.

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Received wheels and brake assemblies in timely manner. Have not installed either but have been very satisfied with service so far 192553



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Hard to find the heavyweight wheels sometimes. Etrailer has them, at a decent price and these guys have great customer service. Quick shipping without any hassles. Will be shopping here again in the near future and will recommend whenever possible. Thanks guys! 642966



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Good rim 518150



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Great prices. Shipping is really quick. Will definitely do business with etrailer again. 143266


Comments
Your product is still great! I will definitely use you again.
Eric S - 07/29/2015

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A real pleasure doing business with E trailer. Product,price,and lightning fast shipping will definitely make a repeat customer of me. Thanks once again. 179737



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Etrailer sets the example for positive shopping online! Friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable folks taking the orders. My items were packed to protect them during shipping, and shipping was unbelievably fast. I will definitely do business with etrailer in the future and will recommend them to my friends. Thank you etrailer and their great employees who helped me with my order! Joe A. 154159



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Purchased these for spares for our horse trailer. They are heavy! Good strong rims. We are putting these on a 38 ft horse trailer with LQ. Each axel is rated at 7k so these rims were perfect for that. 139768


Comments
I will be using these wheels on my horse trailer as well. My current wheels are gray but Im having trouble finding that color. Does the silver wheel that you ordered have a matte finish as opposed to shiny? I prefer the matte finish. Thanks for your help.
-- comment by: Jan F - 08/08/2014

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The rims where they are welded could have a better finish where the o.d of the rim meets, and the welding on the back side still had pieces of mig wire sticking out to get your hand stick with the wire. I had four new rims already that I could not use because of the positive offset. They were made in china and had a finshed better finish, and I hate to say that. I really expected better quality come from a Dexstar Usa product. Maybe alike of quality control. 215432



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I purchased these rims because they're made in the USA. They're well made and are heavier due to increased load capacity. Rims were true and had very little run out, unlike the chinese made rims that came originally on my trailer. I would purchase these rims again. 239347



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Great website and easy to navigate with lots of options and information available. Delivery was also very prompt. Would recommend this site over any of your favorite tire retail outlets. 831772



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The trailer wheel I ordered from etrailer was perfect. I was most impressed with the quick turn on my order, It took less than two days from the time I placed the order till I received It. 821226



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Great product, fast delivery 759090



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Excellent just what I expected 455722



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Exactly what I expected - shipping, fit, quality, etc.... all of it. 433946


Comments
A year later, all is perfect with the rims.
Peter C - 09/19/2018

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Product is holding up well. Appr. 20,000 miles and still appears and functions greatmy chair's 417103



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Exact replacement for my horse trailer. Had to buy a spare because BISON furnished a spare but it was 6 lug and not 8 lug. By the time I needed a spare it was out of warranty. Not a good time to find out it does not fit with horses in trailer and on side of the road. Word of advice to anyone! Something else to check before leaving the lot with a new trailer. Fast ship! Thanks etrailer! 389523


Comments
Perfect!
Tom L - 06/06/2018

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The axle and wheels fit very well and is still on the road, Thank you for your service 330274



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I have bought other rims before that where so bad that couldn't even balance. These rims took very little if any weight to balance. I use in transport business putting @114k miles a year. 262214



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Totally satisfied. Perfect for my horse trailer. Service was excellent and follow up after sale shows commitment to customers and products. 239376



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Good product, just as describe. E Trailer very easy to deal with. 236478



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Great looking wheel. 233286



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Products are top quality!! Shipping got here in 2 days!! Great place to do business with!! 225327



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Products are top quality!! Shipping got here in 2 days!! Great place to do business with!! 225326



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Nice Wheels, great pricing! 220235



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Alway great service, pricing & fast shi pping. 215758


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Ask the Experts about this Dexstar Trailer Tires and Wheels

  • Recommended Replacement For Dexstar # 17-293 With 16x6 8 Lug Rim
    While searching for a replacement for your Dexstar #17-293, I found a great option that is the Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel # AM20794. It has a zero offset with 3,960 pound capacity at 110 psi. It has an 8 lug on 6-1/2 inch bolt pattern and is compatible with 1/2-20 or 9/16-18 wheel studs. Sorry to hear about your bent rim. All kinds of things can cause a rim to bend...rough roads, debris in road, etc. Regardless of cause, bent rims are not fun! If this wheel is not...
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  • Wheel Offset And Backspacing Of The Dexstar Mini-Mod 16" Wheels
    Backspacing and offset are terms used to look at the same thing in a different way. Backspacing is described as the distance from the center of the hub to the inside edge of the wheel at the bead seat whereas offset is the distance from the center of the wheel to its mounting face. On a wheel with a zero offset, the backspacing will be slightly larger than half of the width of the wheel because the wheel width is measured from bead seat to bead seat (see photo). It is not the overall width...
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  • Recommended Lug Nuts to Use with Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Wheel AM20794
    The Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Wheel # AM20794 is compatible with both 1/2"-20 and 9/16"-18 studs, so the right lug nuts partly depends on the stud size for your existing hubs. For 1/2", the Redline # 12CLN will work really well and if you have 9/16" studs I recommend the Redline # 6-53. I have also attached links below that will take you to our full selection of 1/2" and 9/16" lug nuts that you can look through.
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  • Dexstar Part Number of # AM20794 Wheel
    Dexstar's part number for the # AM20794 Mini-Mod wheel you referenced is 017-310-xx. It's a 16x6 rim with a zero offset and a 3960 lb/110 psi weight capacity/max pressure. It has a 8 lug on a 6-1/2 inch bolt pattern and is compatible with 1/2-20 or 9/16-18 wheel studs.
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  • 16 inch Trailer Wheel with 6 Lug Bolt Pattern that Can Handle 110 PSI
    As long as you install a valve stem like the part # AM20906 in the Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel # AM20794 it would do just fine handling 110 psi. Typically it is the valve stem that is the limiting factor for tire pressure on a wheel and the one I recommended would handle 110 psi without a problem.
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  • Replacement Wheel for a 2015 Jayco Greyhawk Motorhome with a 2015 Ford E-450 Super Duty Chassis
    If your 2015 Jayco Greyhawk Motorhome with a 2015 Ford E-450 Super Duty chassis utilizes the common 8 on 6-1/2" bolt pattern, then I recommend the Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel, part # AM20794. I've linked to a video review of this wheel for you to look at. This wheel has a silver powder coat, so if you'd like a different color wheel, I've also linked to a list our 16" 8 on 6-1/2" wheels for you to peruse.
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  • Can a Trailer Use Wheels that Have Different Weight Capacities
    As long as the wheels are all rated for the weight of your trailer you would have no problem using the # AM20794 and # AM20760. Them having different weight capacities isn't a problem in it of itself, but if the combined weight capacities of all the wheels wasn't enough for the weight of your trailer that would be where the problem is. Both the wheels would have enough capacity to be used on a 7k axle so you would be fine.
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  • Specifications Of Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel
    The Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel # AM20794 you referenced does have zero offset. The Dexstar # AM20794 is a 16x6 wheel with 8 on 6 1/2 bolt spacing and offers a maximum weight capacity of weight capacity of 3960 lbs, and a 110 psi rating when a metal valve stem like the Americana Metal, Bolt-In Valve Stem # AM20906
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  • Are There Center Caps Available for Dexstar Mini Mod Trailer Wheels
    I have a solution for you, but I did some searching and it doesn't look like we have any available center caps that are going to be compatible with the Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel # AM20794. If you're looking for a little bit better looking wheel that won't break the bank, have a look at the Aluminum Leopard Trailer Wheel - 16" x 6" Rim - 8 on 6-1/2 - Gunmetal Gray # LHJL513G. These are also an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern 16" diameter wheel that gives you a good balance of price and...
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  • Can Wheels from a 2004 Ford F-350 be Used on a Trailer
    No, you shouldn't use vehicle wheels on a trailer. Among other things, the offset (how far or close to the trailer the wheel is) is different on vehicles than trailers. Often times the bolt hole mounting patterns are not exactly right and the pilot (center) holes are usually not the correct sizes. Trailer tires and wheels are designed for more vertical load than passenger vehicle tires and wheels and for all of these reasons it is not recommended to use vehicle wheels for a trailer. I...
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  • What is the Back Spacing for Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel # AM20794
    The backspacing for the Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel, # AM20794, is 3-1/2 inches. The maximum load capacity for this wheel is 3,960 lbs.
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  • USA Made Mini Mod Wheel that is 16 inch Diameter 6 inch Width
    The wheel you referenced was made in China. See follow up response below for USA made option!
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  • Recommended Replacement Wheel For 16x6 8 Lug Dexstar # 17-293
    It looks like your Dexstar 17-293 wheel is 16x6 and has an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern. We have several wheels that will match this wheel, but I recommend going with the Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel - 16" x 6" Rim - 8 on 6-1/2 - White Powder Coat # AM20789 . I've also linked our entire selection of 16x6 wheels from Dexstar in the event that you decide you wanted to switch all of your wheels to a chrome/silver like the # AM20794
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  • Differences Between Silver Steel Modular Trailer Wheel 16x6 inch 8 on 6-1/2 inch Bolt Pattern
    The four rims you referenced are all VERY similar. They are all the same size, bolt pattern, pilot diameter, and very similar finishes. The TTW660865SM3 has been replaced by # F2513166044 which has the highest capacity at 4,400 lbs. The # AM20797 has a 3,750 lb capacity and has a bit of flake in the powdercoat. The # AM20794 has a 3,960 lb capacity and has the standard silver powdercoat The # AM20760 has 3,750 lb capacity and standard silver powdercoat.
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  • 16 Inch Trailer Wheels Rated for at Least 3,960 Pounds at 110 PSI
    Dexstar Steel Mini Mod Trailer Wheel # AM20794 has the same 3,960 pound capacity at 110 psi as Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire # AM10501. So if you are looking for an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern these two would be a great match. For a valve stem use # AM20906. You can also use white Mini Mod wheel # AM20789 or 8 spoke white wheel # TTW660865WS4.
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  • Comparison of Kenda and Taskmaster 235/85R16 Trailer Tires
    The Kenda Karrier # AM10501 and Taskmaster Provider # TTWPRG235R16 are both 235/85R16 sized tires that are quite similar. The main difference is the Load Range and therefore load capacity. The Kendas have a Load Range F with a maximum capacity of 3,960 pounds at 95 psi and the Taskmasters have a Load Range G with a maximum capacity of 4,080 pounds at 110 psi. Both are manufactured in Asia. As are nearly all tires these days, unfortunately. If you haven't already gotten them you'll...
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  • Availability of 16 x 6 Inch Mini Mod Wheels w/ 8 on 6-1/2 Bolt Pattern In Silver
    We do indeed offer the Dexstar 16x6 mini mod wheel with an 8 lug on 6-1/2 inch bolt circle in sliver. The part number is # AM20794. The wheel is compatible with 1/2"-20 or 9/16" 18 wheel studs. It has a 4.9 inch pilot diameter and a 3960 lb capacity at 110psi.
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  • What Size Rim Diameter and Pilot Diameter is Required to Install on Hub # KHR13858E
    Since the # KHR13858E is a 13 inch rotor you would need to use 16 inch or larger trailer wheels with 8 on 6-1/2 inch bolt patterns like the # AM20794 which has a pilot diameter of 4.9 inches. I went out to our warehouse to measure this hub and found that the pilot diameter of a wheel would need to be 4-3/4 inches to fit on this hub.
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