Welcome, Guest
Username: Password: Remember me
  • Page:
  • 1

TOPIC: Make over for my WC steering wheel...

Make over for my WC steering wheel... 25 May 2018 22:41 #85305

  • jabe
  • jabe's Avatar
  • Offline
  • First Mate
  • First Mate
  • Posts: 4703
  • Karma: 36
  • Thank you received: 1339
looks great Steve......will have a good look at er in 3 weeks.....i know i won't be disapointed......:biggrin:

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

57' Fleet Ranger111-
57' Fleet Cartopper-
53' Deluxe Runabout-
56' Johnson's...Javelin, 2 x 30,15, and 7 1/2 hp
we have not inherited the earth from our fathers, we are borrowing it from our children

uppercanadachapteroftheaomci.yolasite.com/

Make over for my WC steering wheel... 25 May 2018 22:05 #85297

  • sgower
  • sgower's Avatar Topic Author
  • Offline
  • Dreaded Pirate Roberts
  • Dreaded Pirate Roberts
  • riveted by design...
  • Posts: 4441
  • Karma: 21
  • Thank you received: 936

boatcrazy wrote: Steve that wheel looks great if you don't mind me asking where did you get the wrap
Charlie


Charlie

I got it from Amazom.com. I had to wrap it twice, the first time was with a fake leather wrap that had a flat plastic like thread that wrapped in the outside. This was to thicken it up for the leather wrap. There is enough thread to do a cris cross pattern but it was a pain just to do a single thread. Next one I do I will attempt the cris cross stitching...
The following user(s) said Thank You: boatcrazy

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Steve Gower
Web Master http://www.feathercraft.net
Owner: 1955 Vagabond, 1958 35HP Johnson
1953 Deluxe Runabout

Make over for my WC steering wheel... 24 May 2018 23:36 #85272

Steve that wheel looks great if you don't mind me asking where did you get the wrap
Charlie

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Make over for my WC steering wheel... 23 May 2018 12:11 #85231

Looks great! I love the big Wilcox Crittenden logo in the center of that wheel.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

1955 Vagabond
1956 30hp Evinrude Lark
1973 Glastron GT 150

Make over for my WC steering wheel... 22 May 2018 18:53 #85211

  • RickG
  • RickG's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Powder Monkey
  • Powder Monkey
  • Posts: 1691
  • Karma: 6
  • Thank you received: 435
Looks great Steve. Hopefully the leather will stand up to getting wet occasionally. My wheel has a leather wrap too. I really like the look and feel.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

'54 Vagabond / '55 Mark 55E
'59 Crestliner Jetstreak / '60 Merc 300
Etched panels and reproduction parts

Kiss my ass, I bought a boat; I'm going out to sea... - Lyle Lovett

Make over for my WC steering wheel... 22 May 2018 01:49 #85192

  • sgower
  • sgower's Avatar Topic Author
  • Offline
  • Dreaded Pirate Roberts
  • Dreaded Pirate Roberts
  • riveted by design...
  • Posts: 4441
  • Karma: 21
  • Thank you received: 936
My steering wheel was cracked pretty bad under the leather wrap I had on it. The intention was to fill it the cracks and sand it down and paint it. The steering wheel material seemed to give way easier then the full. Wasn't happy with the finish. So I completed the center. I had to wrap the outer wheel with a fake leather wrap to give it a little thickness and then I wrapped the outer wheel with a real leather wrap. Happy with how it turned out...

This message has an attachment image.
Please log in or register to see it.

The following user(s) said Thank You: BigBadJon

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Steve Gower
Web Master http://www.feathercraft.net
Owner: 1955 Vagabond, 1958 35HP Johnson
1953 Deluxe Runabout
  • Page:
  • 1
Time to create page: 0.109 seconds

Forum Statistics

  • Total Users:1768
  • Latest Member:BK
  • Total Posts:80.8k
  • Total Topics:6344
  • Total Sections:9
  • Total Categories:22
  • Today Open:1
  • Yesterday Open:0
  • Today Answer:13
  • Yesterday Answer:13

Top Posters

Top Posters Posts
jabe 4703
VinTin 4493
Eagle127 4482
sgower 4441
Boatboy 3404
Locomotion 3269
BigBadJon 3077
Carol 2900
unclbuz 2698
Bikecop1 2454

Contact

How to get ahold of Us

www.featrcraft.net Command Central
52457 Robins Drive
New Baltimore, Michigan 48047

Webmaster

Steve Gower
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 810-614-0734

Support

for support
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Events

Event Coordinator
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

property of:

Feather Craft Technologies - Copyright © 2016 www.feathercraft.net