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Old 22nd November 2021, 04:27 PM
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Default Eddison living van large wheel wanted

I am looking for one cast wheel for my Eddison living van.
The wheel is 34.5 diameter and 4.25 wide. The axle hole is approx 2
One of mine is cracked and so before having it welded I thought Id ask if anyone had one kicking about.

Regards wayne
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Old 22nd November 2021, 05:59 PM
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Dont weld it , Boiler makes stitch it.
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Old 22nd November 2021, 06:07 PM
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if it were me, id fabricate one out of steel
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Old 23rd November 2021, 08:27 AM
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We had cracked one on the museum van. I welded it up then machined the outside diam true and shrunk on a steel tyre. This seems to have improved thing somewhat.
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Old 27th November 2021, 10:26 AM
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if it were me, id fabricate one out of steel
Or shrink on steel tyres to all the wheels.
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