Making Wooden Model Plans #9: Got some wheels made

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Blog entry by htl posted 01-30-2018 09:49 PM 2178 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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The treads I made on the last post were just to big so sanded down one set and retreaded them.

Now these are the right size.

And here’s how I cut the wood down for my wheels.
I cut the board just a tad over size 2 3/4” then rip on the table saw using a rip blade that came with the saw and it does a pretty smooth job of it.

The project page is here.

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#1 posted 01-30-2018 10:07 PM

You seemed to have mastered making very nice and realistic wheels Bruce!!

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#2 posted 01-31-2018 03:10 AM

It’s all coming along so nicely!

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#3 posted 05-13-2018 11:27 AM

Sir, you are a true master! Great Job!!!

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