These videos show you some of the steps used to make fireworks wheels with homemade drivers.
A homemade fireworks wheel using charcoal & ferro-titanium drivers.
How to hand twist-drill and 1/8-inch bulkhead passfire hole into the end of your drivers.
Masking Tape Nosings
Installing a masking tape nosing onto the ends of your drivers that will be used to hold the visco fuses in place in the nozzle and bulkhead holes.
Measuring Driver Locations
How to calculate, measure and mark the location of the drivers on your wheel frame so the drivers are equidistant apart.
Marking Driver Locations
How to mark the location of the drivers on your wheel frame so they get attached at the correct angle to ensure they don't burn the frame.
How to attach each driver to your wheel frame using an awl to poke holes in the frame and zip-ties to secure the drivers in place.
How to correctly attach lengths of fast fuse to each driver to ensure they ignite in sequence.
Attaching Wood Support
How to attach a wood support to the back of your wheel and ensure the wheel can spin freely.