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Dropzonetoe Fezian Inactive Member14 Oct 2009 5:07 a.m. PST

I had a dream, that lead to an idea, that will not change the world. But I told it to wife and she loved it. Now to make it happen.

I recall as a child having small rubber tires from model cars and what not.

I need to find a source of them to make a ring. It will have the tire for the ring, and then I am going to take a toy animal cut it in half and make a tire tread thru the middle(greenstuff)of it. Mounting it for the "Jem"

So any help on finding my tire… any ideas?

Thanks

alien BLOODY HELL surfer Inactive Member14 Oct 2009 5:17 a.m. PST

what size? I can lay my hands on one easily enough for you if we talking 'model' size – 1:50th approx to say near to 1:43rd. Of course, anywhere dealing in spairs for diecast models, slot racing cars, radio control cars will have rubber tyres of various shapes and sizes one would expect.

Personal logo Gungnir Supporting Member of TMP14 Oct 2009 8:02 a.m. PST

There are quite a few people offering them on eBay as replacements for Dinkey Toys etc., in various sizes.

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