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Old 08-26-2018, 05:59 PM
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Default Vintage riley wings

Hi guys a pair of wings i made i had one good wing to copy from i will try and show the pictures i have

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Old 08-26-2018, 06:23 PM
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Nice work Carl!
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Old 08-26-2018, 06:33 PM
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thats a nice looking wing you have there. thanks for sharing
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Old 08-26-2018, 11:58 PM
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Isn't even close to what I thought I was going to see.
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Old 08-27-2018, 05:19 AM
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Nicely done, Carl! Lovely welding too, wish I could keep the HAZ that even
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Old 08-27-2018, 05:41 AM
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Excellent work Carl! By sheer coincidence I'm about to make complete set also!

How did you apply the centre swage after turning the sides? Do you have a lot of clearance on you bead roller? Cheers, Matt



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Old 08-27-2018, 05:45 AM
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Looking at how you have made the sections it appears we have taken exactly the same approach. After trying to make the nearly 5 feet long Wing on my own, I concluded also that it needed to be two sections welded between the swages 👍

Here's how far I got with the first attempt before realising it really needs to be two sections if you don't have a helper to be the "tail" whilst wheeling

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Old 08-27-2018, 06:32 AM
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Nicely done there Carl.
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Very nicely done Carl, thanks for sharing.
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Old 08-27-2018, 04:33 PM
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Looking at how you have made the sections it appears we have taken exactly the same approach. After trying to make the nearly 5 feet long Wing on my own, I concluded also that it needed to be two sections welded between the swages 👍

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