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wire wheel

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1. (Automotive Engineering) a wheel in which the rim is held to the hub by wire spokes, esp one used on a sports car. Compare disc wheel
2. (Tools) a power-driven rotary wire brush for scaling or burnishing
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"It hadn't been used for 30 years or so," Kraig says, "and someone had painted over all the brass work, so I removed the paint with a wire wheel and polished it." The engine's magneto was bad, so the crew rigged the engine with a battery to make it run.
The 1.660" length of pipe was marked and split lengthwise with a band saw and the parts were cleaned, deburred, and brushed with a stiff wire wheel. Each section of pipe, as split, makes two of the jigs, so while I was at it I conveniently made one for a fellow who also does gunsmith work.
The Coker Group consists of the Coker Tire, Wheel Vintiques, Universal Vintage Tire, Phoenix Race Tires, Specialty Wheel and Roadster Wire Wheel brands.
If you have paint or light rust on your surface, install a wire wheel. Need to cut things short?
A You might try polishing up to 500 grit and then go over the metal surfaces with a wire wheel. Use a medium to fine wire wheel and coat the metal with a medium to heavy oil before touching the metal to the wheel.
Next, gather your socket set, torque wrench and screwdrivers, along with a drill and wire wheel, an 8-in.
Before I wiped my metal parts down with alcohol to clean 'em, I went over all the surfaces with a fine wire wheel. This was done to remove loose dirt or crud and some of the remaining original paint on the receiver and trigger guard.
He uses 15-year-old Flambeau decoys that he stripped with a wire wheel and re-painted to improve their appearance.
Tool rests were not installed and adjusted to within 1/8 " of the grinding or wire wheel. REF: OPNAVINST 5100.19E paragraph D0804 g(2)l
Tools/Supplies Needed * Paint * Paint Brushes * Ladder * Paint Scraper * Putty * Paint Remover * Paint Rollers * Roller Tray * Solvent * Drop Clothes * Trowel * Caulking * Patching Plaster * Putty Knife * Brush/Roller Cleaner * Caulking Gun * Crack Filler * Sanding Disc * Wire Brush * Extra Paint Bucket * Wire Wheel * Masking Tape * Caulking Compound * Sandpaper * Sandpaper Holder * Sponge * Exhaust Fan * Undercoat * Mineral Spirits Project Margin Starter Cost Retail Gross Margin Gallon of Paint $22.50 $31.50 $9 Potential Project Total $218.24 $331.85 $113.61 Valuable Margin Opportunities Project Starter Gross Margin Percent Gallon of Paint 29% Product Add-ons Gross Margin Percent Putty/Putty Knife 52%/50% Paint Rollers/Tray 53%/58% Patching Plaster 50% Sponge 67% Undercoat 50%
At Harley-Davidson, Ratzenberger builds a wire wheel for a motorcycle, at Crayola he makes a tray of crayons, and at the Annin Flag Co., he sews a star on a U.S.