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Toy Construction #249: 1932 Buick Sedan #6 Wheels and fenders glued up

03-21-2019 10:53 PM by htl | 10 comments »

This is my third time making these spoke wheels.I feel like I did a better job last time being bigger they show off the spokes better, but hey got to keep trying new things. I already had some tire blanks made up, when the tools set up it pays to make more.So drilled out the centers and made some walnut rim blanks. See the rims with the centers cut out where the spokes will go I did this on the drill press with my Harbor Freight hole saw set.I figured out what I needed between the rim and axle post and just kept using the different sized hole saw bits till I had it all cut out, then just a little scraping with a wood chisel to smooth out the bottom and it’s made. No lathe wor...

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