Build Log: Wells Fargo Stagecoach 1/12

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#26
Here I try to replicate this bracket which holds the single tree to the double tree on the front and a chain to the front axle on the back.
Bracket.jpg

I start with this thick brass wire:
IMG_1982.jpg

Then I flatten, file and bend it to the shape I want:
IMG_1983.jpg

Here's a dry fit onto the end of the double tree:
IMG_1984.jpg

Here's the single tree attached to the double tree with the bracket.
IMG_2439.jpg
 
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