A few cart and wheel making tips.

These pictures illustrate some of the techniques used by Reg Ingold to make wheels for carts or transports, and a couple of tips for cart building. Contact Reg at: Mailto Reg

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Construction of these wheels is pretty straightforward. Well casing can be used for the rims, or as in this case, 6 1/2" conveyer rollers from the coal mines. Any pipe is okay for this job though. No restrictions!

Above center and right are views of a transport handle and method of attaching.

Above shows the use of one of the legs of the cart as a fuel tank.