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Wooden toys wheel making #5: Rims part 1

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Blog entry by Dutchy posted 09-17-2015 05:03 PM 10469 reads 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 4: Tire Part 5 of Wooden toys wheel making series Part 6: Rims part 2 »

Today I started making the rims. See pictures below,

Next time more. Thanks for watching.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?



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jim65

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#1 posted 09-17-2015 07:24 PM

looking good, the detail and effort you put into each wheel is fantastic!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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Dutchy

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#2 posted 09-17-2015 09:49 PM

Thanks Jim

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#3 posted 09-17-2015 09:52 PM

The tires and rims came out great Jan. Do you have to somehow attach the rims to the board for drum sanding?

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Dutchy

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#4 posted 09-17-2015 09:57 PM

Mike Before sanding the rims in/on the drumsander I stick them with carpet tape to plywood. The same as I did with the tyres,

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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Northwest29

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#5 posted 09-17-2015 11:44 PM

Dutchy – looking better with each post. Nice to have a drum sander to make a consistent thickess for those rims.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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Dutchy

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#6 posted 09-18-2015 07:41 AM

Thanks Ron,

I,m indeed very pleased with my drum sander. Have bought it second hand for only E 200

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#7 posted 09-24-2015 02:05 AM

You are a master for precision. Very cool and intricate

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#8 posted 07-18-2016 11:15 AM

Great work Dutchy. I have been searching for for wheel plans for ages

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