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18/08/2018 12:29 PM
Re: How to fit wheels
Ralph,
I have not had to quarter wheels but my standard method is that promoted by the late Dave Lowe, ie machine both parts to a very close sliding or light interference fit, using a shoulder on the shaft to define correct B2B, centre pop the journal ...

18/08/2018 11:33 AM
Re: How to fit wheels
What kind of fit do you have between them? Is it a tight pressfit or slightly loose?
If loose, possibly turn up a plastic bushing to make the sacrificial mating element?

18/08/2018 10:36 AM
How to fit wheels
Help! This is the first time that I have attempted to fix a cast iron wheel to a steel axle as I usually make steel wheels. My standard technique of using green loctite does noy seem to want to work. The joint is "rubbery" and not rigid. My next attemp...

17/08/2018 03:26 PM
Re: L&Y pug wheels diameter
Wheels - 3ft diameter, disc.

Width over footplate - 7ft 6inch

Somewhere, I've also got copies of the Pug drawings. Had them for so long, can't remember where they are.

There's the guy up in Northallerton (?) who's been advertising Pug drawings in the N...

17/08/2018 03:20 PM
Re: L&Y pug wheels diameter
Thanks Ian, most kind.