This is the foot of the carriage made from 4″ X 1 1/2″ Steel Channel. 2 pcs 32″ long.
Wheels: You can use whatever you have on hand or can easily source for V-Groove Wheels. The size is not important as we can compensate for this later on in the build. (When building the platform that the logs will sit on.
Next is the Carriage leg made from 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ steel square tube (3/16″ wall thickness) cut to 44″ in length.
2 components shown here. A). the carriage cross members made fron 4″ Steel angle and the slides that B). the cross members attach to that are made from 4″ x 4″ square tube (3/16″wall thickness)
Motor mount made up of 2 components. A). 2 3/4″ steel angle 2 pcs 25 1/2″ long and B). 3/8″ steel plate 12″ x 15 3/4″
Shown Below: Top cross member made from 4″ x 1 1/2″ steel channel cut to 37″ in length
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Required Parts to build this project: