Sources for "wood spoked" wheels?

Rainsford Saturday, 2/13/2021

So, this might be a newbie question and I just haven't spent enough time googling yet, but are there any readily available sources of Model T etc. style spoked wheels for 1:64? What I'm looking for is an accurate thin profile. The only ones I have seen so far are on the old Matchbox Apple Jacks and Corn Pops Model T delivery trucks, but without any handy I'm not sure how well they would fit a potentially slightly smaller car, or what kind of shimming/washers/etc they might need on a different chassis. I'm asking as I'm planning to make some better looking 1910s racers with "The Great Race" movie as my inspiration. Any thoughts appreciated!


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SpyDude 2/13/21

Yikes! That's going to be a tough one ......

The only spoked wheels I know of like that have been on the railroad version of the Back to the Future DeLorean.  Other than that, I am lost, brother.

One of the mods in the modding section was to make "skinnies" out of regular-sized wheels. The mod goes into a little more detail, but in general, you are taking off material from the back side of the tire and leaving the front alone.  You may have to resort to this method.  Maisto wheels are somewhat thinner and taller than standard Hot Wheels, so there's a possibility there, too.

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Chaos_Canyon 2/14/21

Probably easiest to see if someone can 3D print them

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