What is the Purpose of Lug Washers on Drums?

What is the reason for washers on the drum lugs?


Hi, evandam--

The purpose of the washers is to protect the rims. Metal-to-metal contact wears down the chrome, resulting in abrasions where rust will eventually set in.

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