LED Cyr Wheel v3: “rolling” the wheel

Circus/Cyr Wheel

Fresh rolled wheel:

IMG 5942


Marking off the circumference with a flexible tape measure:

IMG 5943

After cutting it into a 5 piece wheel:

IMG 5944

Some of the curves where a little under-bent, so I rolled a few through the bender again to get them aligned a little more to the template.

Turning the 3/16” sidewall steel inserts (1.25” OD) down a bit. I went to 1.240”. I’ll see how well that works tomorrow…

IMG 5953


.. the ’40 ford is watching me.



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