Very traditional modified wheel lug nuts on the market are basically aluminum alloy. But many of the racing vehicles will not use aluminum wheel lug nuts or iron now. Because it is very dangerous if using aluminium alloy wheel lug nuts in racing car. High temperature can make aluminum alloy deformation and stick on the stud bolts, it is very difficult to unload, even couldn't take out of the nut. We must be cautions when choose wheel lug nuts!
Titanium has the advantages of high specific strength, high thermal strength, good corrosion resistance, good low temperature performance, high chemical activity, low thermal conductivity, small elastic modulus and so on.
Titanium wheel lug nuts are now popular with car lovers.
How to choose a correct titanium lug nuts？
1. Material- We must confirm the lug nuts are made of titanium grade 5 not plating titanium.
2. Seat Type- We should choose correct seat, usually have 60 degree taper seat and R14 ball seat
3. Thread Size And Thread Pitch- We should choose correct thread and pitch, M12*1.25/1.5/1.75 or M14*1.5/2.0 or M16*1.5/2.0 or 3/8" - 24 UNF or 7/16" - 20 UNF or 1/2" - 20 UNF or 9/16" - 18 UNF