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    Wheelwright building a wheel - GIFs

    Wheelwright building a wheel.






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    Dave Engels from Engels Coach Shop. He has a great YouTube channel dedicated to the documentation and preservation of the wheelwright trade.

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    Quote Originally Posted by toeless joe View Post
    Dave Engels from Engels Coach Shop. He has a great YouTube channel dedicated to the documentation and preservation of the wheelwright trade.

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    Been watching his videos for years. Man, I'd love to have that large ring roller he has.

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    Interesting that no glue is used.

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    It is fascinating to watch. The thing that most fascinates me is the FIRST guys that built wheels like that did not have all that special tooling.



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