Show your...Steering wheel(s)

Discussion in 'E9 Photo Gallery' started by Keshav, Oct 8, 2017.

  1. Dan Mooney

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    I recently acquired this 1966 Formel 380mm wood rim steering wheel from Bouke at Vintage Volante in Holland.

    I think it suits my CSi quite well!

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    I have purchased a majority of my steering wheels from Bouke V. & Hans W.

    That '66 Formel is very similar to my '65 Personal

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    Very nice Andrew! We also have similar taste in Coco Mats :)
     
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    I predict that 2018 will be the year of the steering wheel! Keep the pictures coming - especially those that are on the buying end.

    I bought a Le Mans and I'm working on an CSI Sport wheel for a forum friend. Looking forward to keeping more pics coming!
     
  5. teahead

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    I bought this Prototipo knock-off recently (not installed yet). I liked it because:

    (1) it's 360 (only Proto you can get right now is 350mm, and
    (2) I actually like the look better. W/the bottom spoke wrapped like the top two, it looks more cohesive and consistent (my $0.02)

    Feels really nice too! Not too shabby for $212. Actually made in Italy.

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    Looks somewhat like this one posted earlier IMHO (albeit black and with smoother edges):

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    WJHEEL.jpg a wonderful gift from dan mooney for my use at the track
     
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    i also have some wheels... :)

    this is a 35 cm aftermarket "soft" one on the rally car ... i like it , it has grip !
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    this one came with the blue CS... 34 cm. But i don't like wooden wheels , to slippery .
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    i will change it for the 36cm wheel that came on the rally car at the time...

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    and this 32 cm was a test... but way to small to handle a E9 ....

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    In addition to the Momo Prototipo 37cm wheel on the car, I have this Nardi 37cm wheel. I thought it was dished too much, but it turns out to be identical to the Prototipo - about one inch of dish. Not sure which one I'll put on the car in the end...
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    I believe this looks fine now. Contrasts the dark wood on the dash really well.

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    How many wheels does everyone have? Me,I have 3 looking for that 4th.
     
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    Currently comfortable holding at 2 (one wood and one leather).
     
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    I have original bus wheel and Petri.
     
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    I’m not quite sure what happened but somehow I have nine. :) I only intend to keep four or five though (I think).
     
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    9 really,I'm thinking you have a problem with collecting wheels Marko :)
    I'm needing that 380 Petri to complete mine. 390 Nardi,400 Petri on car.
     
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    Three here. It’ kind of like wheels. You have many pairs but always seem to go for the same one/s.


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    i have a 360 nardi w/ original type hub, a petri 40 and a petri 38 (leather cov'd)
     
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    I have 12 steering wheels. 1 1965 Personal, 1 1966 NK, 1 Motolita, 4 CS wood rim, 2 Petri 380 & 400. 1 2002Ti leather sport, 2 2002 bus.
     

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