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Old 09-06-2019, 09:44 AM
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Default Borax Wagon Wheels

I ran across this video of how they made the wooden borax wagon wheels. I tends to get a bit long, so fast forward if you like.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JVcE8gho4k
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Old 09-06-2019, 10:08 AM
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Thanks for the link! I have seen some similar wooden wheels being made on the tv program "How Its Made".
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Old 09-06-2019, 11:34 AM
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That is a wheel wright .
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Old 09-06-2019, 11:40 AM
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That is a wheel wright .
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Old 09-06-2019, 01:18 PM
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I used to fill out occupation on 1040 as a wheel wright . Tech engineer in wheel plant .Worse part is when I left everyone wanted a degree engineer rather than a taught one .Not worth a darn now but used to be fair at G code .
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"wright"

"Right"

"write"

Is this becoming a "rite"?
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Watched that a couple months back. A very skilled man. Watched a few of his other vids too.
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They made the whole wagon, does that make them wagon wrights, or Cartwrights? Then they drove the wagons in a DC parade.
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He is very talented at what he does. Lots more aspects to coachwork than I would have expected. He also does upholstery
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