Hansen Wheel and Wagon Shop Hansen Wheel and Wagon Shop

Builder of Authentic Horse-Drawn
Stagecoaches, Wagons & Carriages
Phone: 605-996-8754

Blog Archives - 02/2015

Feb
06

Customer Completes Scale Cannon Using Quality Stock Cannon Wheels

Hansen Wheel & Wagon Shop customer, Dave Scott, completed the 1/2 scale cannon pictured above using our Scale Cannon Wheels and Lynch Pin Axle. Nice job, Dave!

Dave put a lot of research into making sure he had the right components to build this authentic design cannon. Dave used our 30" Scale Cannon Wheels with heavy 4-band hubs and 14 spokes–the standard for most original cannon wheels. He also chose to use our sturdy axles with lynch pin–an original aspect of axles traditionally used on Civil War Era cannons.

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Feb
05

Arizona Based Rental Company Uses Wagons and Wheels to Expand Party Rentals

When Tony Dixon of Arizona Heater Rentals called us to buy a chuckwagon and wagon wheels, he had a clear vision of what he wanted for his Guadalajara Furniture rentals for parties. We outfitted a chuckwagon with a canvas top which reads "Arizona Territory" and Tony used the wagon wheels for a custom serving table to rent out with southwest tables and chairs.

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Feb
01

Louie Hltkrans’s Wagon Models are Part of His Legacy

I recently received an email from a past customer's wife with some pictures attached of the beautiful model stagecoaches and wagons that he had built.

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