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Junking Repair Studio

Art Of Junking
Repair Studio


Learn These Repair Techniques That Have Been Developed And Used
For Toys...

Bent or broken wheels Remove and straighten, hold axle with bench vise then rebend it using long piece of pipe, get the bend "just right" so caster effect properly works... use cloth tape saturated with Seal All Glue to repair hollow plastic wheels... fix worn axle holes with sheet metal, or washers... get replacement parts from hardware stores
Toys left outdoors collect water Drill 1/4 inch drain holes at appropriate locations
Broken or missing handles Repair with metal stock and screws

Make replacement parts from stock

Poor appearance Clean then touch up or repaint with spray can paint
COMMENT Stock up on toy parts