Hub & Spoke: Bob's Blog

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August 14, 2015

I was honored to be asked to restore the wheel for this very rare and beautiful 1954 Arnolt Bristol.  The results of this restoration are sp...

April 25, 2015

 

April has been very interesting due to an influx of wheels from Europe...Alfa Romeo, BMW, Fiat, Renault Dauphine, Triumph TR3A, and the ver...

March 4, 2015

Here it is, March already and the shop has been very busy. Just completed a 1950 Chris Craft wheel and a '59 Imperial wheel for a prominent...

February 19, 2015

To say this wheel needed help was an understatement...the hub and spokes were servicable, but the wheel itself was beyond repair.  After mak...

February 16, 2015

Some before & after shots:

 

January 26, 2015

 

A gorgeous wheel to begin with, and I loved the owner's choice of color...

 

 

You can see there's a missing horn bezel in the 'before' photos...

December 21, 2014

I haven't blogged much lately--I've been very busy with wheels (some cool and interesting projects...I'll be sharing pictures soon) and we h...

December 4, 2014

Interesting business! I recently received a 1930's banjo wheel to restore.  Upon inspection, I discovered that that the bezel that once surr...

November 5, 2014

Attending the Hershey AACA meet in early October, it was interesting to see many beautifully restored vehicles with cracked, tired steering...

September 26, 2014

I can't wait for our annual trip to Automotive Mecca!  Since the early sixties, I've only missed three shows. 

For the last 8 or 10 year...