Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Southern Tire Mart LLC - based in Columbia, Mississippi - after a worker suffered fatal injuries while attempting to mount a monster truck tire rim
at the company's retreading facility in Fort Worth, Texas.
The idea of placing a tire rim on top of a five-gallon metal bucket is asking for an accident.
First, a car tire rim is not enough to handle the heat of forging.
If you are using the tire rim forge shown in the article, you will have to put some weight in the bottom and as you use the forge, there will be stuff falling into the bucket and it will fill quickly.
You get a deeper fire this way that uses less coal and needs less "tending." It's easier to build up using firebricks than cutting down your tire rim, and the extra space around the edges makes a good place to lay a piece down that you want to cool down slowly or to store "extra" coal or to put clinkers that get in your way.
(Chafer is usually square woven calendered rubberized stock applied to the bead area to absorb tire rim
chafing of the bead);
1--steel tire rim from an old American-made car (Sorry, spoked rims don't work)
The first step is to hammer one end of each angle iron, which will be the legs, to flatten it to lay somewhat snugly against the tire rim, which will be the forge itself.
Make sure you keep the flared portion of the leg under the lip of the tire rim. This will also cause the legs to tilt outward, providing further stabilization.
According to Clore, a gray or silver Geo Tracker with a spare tire on the rear, a black luggage rack and silver tire rims
is believed to be connected to the burglary.
The men's and boys' Rat Fink comes in metal-flake green, highlighted by orange tire rims
and flame decals on the front bar, seat, handle bar grips, chain guard, and rear half-fender.