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Hey yall, quick question... I just ordered my Rough Country 6inch lift for my 07 1500 Laramie... What offset rim should i run to have that nice wide stance? Just enough so the wheels/rims stick out past the body of the truck
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with a 6" lift I'd go with a -24mm offset

here is what a -12mm looks like with just a level. i'd go -24 though for a high lift.





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A -12 offset should suffice, if I' am not mistaken.
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A -12 offset should suffice, if I' am not mistaken.
it wouldn't be bad.

but anything over a 4" lift and I think you need them to stick out a bit more to get the stance/proportions right.

as i said about, a -24mm would be best IMO
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Correction! Yes I would have to agree with gonefishin, a -24 would be much more appropriate on a higher lift.
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Correction! Yes I would have to agree with gonefishin, a -24 would be much more appropriate on a higher lift.
mhmm.

however, say I went and installed a 6" lift. I wouldn't go buy new wheels just to get a -24mm offset. I'd keep my -12mm and I'm sure it would look just fine

BUT since he's in the market and has the option, i'd say -24
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Cool, Thanks guys..
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The amount one offset will stick out from another also depends on the width of the wheel. A 20x9 -12 offset does not stick out as far as a 20x10 -12 offset. That's something you need to keep in mind. You can't just throw up a -24 offset without stating the width of the wheel, they go hand in hand.

OP what size wheels are you planning to run?
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The amount one offset will stick out from another also depends on the width of the wheel. A 20x9 -12 offset does not stick out as far as a 20x10 -12 offset. That's something you need to keep in mind. You can't just throw up a -24 offset without stating the width of the wheel, they go hand in hand.

OP what size wheels are you planning to run?
very true very true.

always forget that important detail.

my rims are only 8.5" wide so if OP gets a 9" or even 10" wheel. a -12mm might actually be good on the 10"
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Agree with gonefishin776

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