Build Log: Wells Fargo Stagecoach 1/12

grayson72

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Here I try to replicate this bracket which holds the single tree to the double tree on the front and a chain to the front axle on the back.
Bracket.jpg


I start with this thick brass wire:
IMG_1982.jpg


Then I flatten, file and bend it to the shape I want:
IMG_1983.jpg


Here's a dry fit onto the end of the double tree:
IMG_1984.jpg


Here's the single tree attached to the double tree with the bracket.
IMG_2439.jpg
 
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Peglegreg

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G'day grayson
Just found you very interesting and amazing log. Love you attention to the finer details.
Looking forward for more.
Happymodeling
Greg
 
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