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Old 11-03-2012, 08:20 PM
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Default Made myself a drying wheel for epoxy head flies.

Motor - 6 rpm A/C motor - $8 shipped from china.
Base - Scrap Oak sprayed with poly - Free
Support Arm - Scrap Aluminum from work, cut and bent to shaped on our shear and brake. - Free
Wheel Base - Plastic circular electric box cover - $1.10
Wheel Foam - Sheet of 6mm stuff from micheal's - $1
Eltrical Cord - Some cheay I had laying around - Free
Switch - A/C inline switch from Home Depot $4
Screws I had in my screw cup.

Total - $15 and change

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Old 11-03-2012, 09:57 PM
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Default Re: Made myself a drying wheel for epoxy head flies.

That is much better quality than the $40 battery operated piece of junk from StoneFly. Good job.
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Default Re: Made myself a drying wheel for epoxy head flies.

GREAT JOB I donīt use such drying wheels for my epoxy flies, I just hold them in front of our tile stove for some minutes to dry them
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Default Re: Made myself a drying wheel for epoxy head flies.

Great job MudbugI like that "rotating" pink flower very much
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