Mitteleuropa, Tirol - Herstellung eines Wagenrades in Flaas

Central Europe, Tyrol - Making a Cartwheel at Flaas

1. Manufacture of a wheel of wood: Drilling the opening of the hub, making the different parts, assembling the wheel on the wheelwright's bench, wedging the fellies. 2. Tiring of the wheel by the blacksmith in Lana, Meran: Measuring the circumference, fixing the wheel in a special holding device, shaping the wheel-band in the fire, manual welding, plaing the band on the wheel, colling the finished...