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The Wheel Knaves

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To create the wheel hubs, or Knaves, smaller blocks of Oak were glued together to form one large blank, ready to be turned on the lathe.


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A half finished hub on the lathe.


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The completed, varnished hubs.


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Spoke holes have been cut into the hub.


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Steel bands have been fitted to the wheel hubs for strength and authenticity.


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