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by Rebelervi
Tue Dec 22, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/ Box.
Replies: 1
Views: 566

Re: Caravan/ Box.

With quick mold put together, poured some epoxy in and added CF strands, stripped from cloth. Got most of air out, but few bits got trapped, so had to repair with cellotape & epoxy / chopped CF. Fibre glassed spring, yachting grade, with epoxy, and base plate, with a hinge cut hinge plate, either en...
by Rebelervi
Mon Dec 21, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/ Box.
Replies: 1
Views: 566

Caravan/ Box.

Had to relocate to smaller flat, and decided while other project was on hold would do another caravan, but smaller for use here. Seen matchstick kits, while googling, but purchased loose matchsticks. Put some on tray in oven, cooked, and cut some plywood parts to form box. Covered the ply with darke...
by Rebelervi
Mon Dec 21, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

Am very grateful for your kind words.

To date thats where we are, waiting on summer to continue.
by Rebelervi
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

Posts at front are temporarily pegged, both spiral in opposite directions.
Used CF plates/ bolts to join yokes to front turn table.
Used items personal to person made for, (gift) to decorate front.
by Rebelervi
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

Found quite a few useful pieces in collection, and some wooden flowers on Ebay. Lions head molded myself, hay-rack hinged on two L brackets, chains to caravan housing, used antique type drawer handles.
The decorative strips, used knife to cut notches, then paper held around piece of dowel.
by Rebelervi
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

Had some seating slats, which were conveniently curved, so used metal straps, and carbon fibre plates, for rear suspension. These sit in two recessed blocks, which are bolt through base. The axle, cut block in half, chiseled out groove to hold metal shaft,epoxied back together, pinned to springs, th...
by Rebelervi
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

Hey, thank you very much.
by Rebelervi
Fri Dec 11, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

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by Rebelervi
Fri Dec 11, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

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by Rebelervi
Fri Dec 11, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Re: Caravan/chest.

cara' angled view.JPG
by Rebelervi
Fri Sep 07, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Caravan/chest.
Replies: 11
Views: 4381

Caravan/chest.

Hi all.
Always kinda liked the Ledge caravans, and had a pile of wood, which included these awesome wardrobe doors.
Used mostly sourced timber, and scrap metal.