How-To Make a Tricycle Tire Cookbook HolderFebruary 26th, 2009 in blog, projects
How-To Make a Tricycle Tire Cookbook Holder
Two vintage trike tires
2 new or vintage 1 x 12 boards
4 Electric fence insulators
2 - 1 1/2 inch wood screws
4 - 1 inch wood screws
Gorilla Super Glue
Gorilla Wood Glue
Step 1: Measure and cut 2 separate 1 x 12. Our bottom board is 17 inches and the top board is 14 inches.
Step 2: Measure trike tire for cutout in top board.
Step 3: Using a skill saw cut notch out of both sides of top board to accommodate trike tire. Cut two pieces of wood at 1/4 inch.
Step 4: Glue top board centered on top of bottom board and two end pieces with Gorilla Wood Glue, clamp and allow to dry. Follow directions on bottle.
Step 5: Sand and stain wood as desired.
Step 6: Apply Gorilla Super Glue to each of the trike tires and place inside of notches.
Step 7: After the glue has dried flip holder over and measure to center of tire on bottom piece of wood. Pre-drill and using and attach each tire to board using a 1 1/2 screw.
Step 8: Measure underside of bottom board for legs. Using one inch screws attach an insulator to each corner.
After you make it, show it off to other members in the Member Junk area.
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