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£595.00 £495.83


Stakesy's English Wheel for shaping steel and aluminium sheet metal for automotive, motorcycle and aviation work.

This is essentially the same model as the STA140 english wheel with an improved quick release system to allow fast material entry and exit without adjusting the pressure. There are many designs of quick release and this type was by far the most efficient for the cost increase.

Fabricated from 3" x 2" x 4mm steel box section for rigidity and fully gussetted to prevent flex, we have designed this machine to be both affordable and yet strong enough for even large 18 gauge steel panelwork.

It comes complete with 6 anvils (rads and contact blow details are given below), stand and quick release mechanism. The 7" x 2" upper wheel is machined from EN8 steel with a ground finish and the lower anvils are also from EN8 with a ground finish and measure 2" wide by 3" diameter. The throat depth is 560mm (22") from centre of anvils to the back of the frame.

All lower anvils are now machined with a "contact blow". This is a small flat on the lower anvil blended into the radius. It makes for much easier overlaying of passes and is the norm on higher end US made wheels. The with of the "blow" is radius dependant and the details can be seen on the chart below. The result is much easier wheeling and a better quality job - no downside.

There are many E-wheels advertised on ebay and its difficult to know what you are getting from a few photos. We are fabricators ourselves and only supply kit we would happily use on our racing car and motorcycle projects. Where we think our wheel surpasses others in the same price range are as follows:

Top Wheel is machined from billet and has minimal vertical and lateral runout of less than 0.15mm. We have seen ebay upper wheels at the car shows move up and down by about 1.5mm and side to side like an old cart wheel.

Our top wheel and anvils are ground finish. Some of the competition use a chrome finish which can chip rendering them scrap.

When you hold our lower anvil saddle it will rotate only about 2-5 degrees and can be dialled down even less by fettling the grub screw. Others we have seen will twist up to about 45 degrees left and right.

At the NEC Classic Car show in November 2011 we sold one of these wheels from our stand to Alan Floyd of Classic Car Panel repairs who is a team member of the Leeds University Bodywork Restoration Course at the NEC show each year. He has a great experience using many cast and fabricated wheels and uses a large cast iron Kendrick wheel in his business. Alan wanted a mobile wheel for transporting to customers premises and said it was the best he had tried from all the wheels in this price range.

Lastly we have a demo in Leicestershire so come and try it out. 01509 812171 or 07970 958161

Comes sub-assembled in wooden packing case and takes less than 30 minutes to fully assemble.

  • Heavy duty gussetted frame
  • Stand included
  • 6 x EN8 lower anvils included with contact flats 
  • Quick release flip over lower anvil holder
  • Leadscrew lock
  • 7" solid billett upper wheel
  • Roller bearings throughout
  • Anvil rack


Product CodeSTA140QR
Capacity Mild Steel1.2mm
Capacity Aluminium2.0mm
Throat Depth560mm (22")
Upper Wheel Size7" x 2"
Lower Anvil Sizes3" x 2"
Dimensions L x W x D (cm)86 x 70 x 136
Gross / Net Weights85 / 70kg

Packing Dimensions (cm)84x74x33


Lower Anvil DetailsContact Blow
R50 (50mm radius)4.0mm
R100  (100mm radius)6.35mm
R200  (200mm radius)7.2mm
R300  (300mm radius)8.5mm
R400  (400mm radius)12.0mm
FLATEdges radiussed 6mm


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Manufacturer Stakesys

Delivery & Returns

GB Mainland orders over £75.00 before vat up to 30 Kilos 

All orders over £75.00 net before vat total value and under 30 kilos total weight are delivered free of charge by 24hr courier or 1st class Royal Mail depending on item and weight (usually 1-2 days for courier and 1-2 days for post but please allow up to 7 days for post) A signature is required for courier deliveries so please arrange for someone to be in at delivery address. If you are unsure of delivery method please email or call.

Please rest assured that all orders will be packaged and despatched same or next day and we will do our best to get them to you as soon as possible. Depending on what time of day your order is made it may be the next day before the courier is able to pick it up for delivery. If you have any questions feel free to call us anytime on 01509 812171. We will even try to answer the telephone out of hours if at all possible. 

GB mainland orders 25 – 250 Kilos excluding postcodes DD,PH,AB,IV,KW,PA 20-41, Highlands & Islands. Please call for our best prices for these locations.
Delivery prices are calculated by total order weight & size and are as follows : 

0 - 30 kg (Over £75) £ Free

0-500g £2.50 + vat
0-1kg £3.30 + vat
0 - 2 kg £5.45 + vat
3 - 30kg £7.00 + vat
26 - 30 kg £14.50 + vat
31 - 40 kg £21.50 + vat
41 - 50 kg £26.50 + vat
51 - 60 kg £30.00 + vat

These products are sent by courier or Royal Mail 1st and are usually delivered next day but can take 2 days. A signature is required for courier deliveries so please arrange for someone to be in at the address. In the case of heavier machinery over 30kg you may be required to help the driver move the product off the street to you desired location. 

Heavy Goods Items 
These items are marked in the catalogue together with their respective delivery price. We will call you to arrange delivery and confirm details on the telephone. You may be required to help the driver move the product from the roadside to your desired location. Heavy delivery can take up to 4 working days from point of order but is often sooner depending on location. Unfortunately we can only deliver these items to mainland GB unless you are able to arrange collection. 

Buying from outside GB Mainland. 
We are happy to deliver worldwide and send overseas on a weekly basis. We use 2 courier agencies, who between them, cover all the worldwide couriers available to the UK. Prices are up to 50% lower than going direct because of their massive buying power. Because of the many variables involved please call on 01509 812171 or email and we will calculate the best price for you whether it be by sea or air. 

Returns Policy 
Stakesy’s Guarantee: 14 Day Money Back Guarantee 

1/ Items returned under the 7 working day cancellation period 
If for any reason you are unhappy with your purchase, you can return it to us in its original condition within 7 days of the date you received the item, unopened (with any seals and shrink-wrap intact) and we will refund the cost of the item and the cost of sending the item to you as follows: 
-where you are returning an item that was part of a larger order, we'll refund the per-item charge for delivery that you incurred -where you are returning an entire order, we'll refund all delivery charges that you incurred -we will refund only standard shipping charges for items delivered mainland UK (excluding Highlands & islands and orders over 25 kilos in weight)

2/ Items returned under 14-day returns guarantee 
Where you are withdrawing from your purchase between 7 and 14 days after delivery, and there has been no error on our part, we will refund only the cost of the item minus 10% handling charge. We will not refund the cost of delivery or other services provided to you in connection with your purchase.

3/ Any goods items over 60 kg that have incurred special freight charges are excluded and the buyer will be responsible for both arranging and the costs of the return delivery.

Refunds will be paid within thirty days of cancellation. 

Please post goods to be returned or exchanged to:

Stakesy’s Metalwork Machinery, Unit 12 Hayhill Industrial Estate, Loughborough, LE12 8LD.

It is crucial that you pack the goods to be returned the same way as we sent out. Please consider that a returned item that is damaged in return transit may well be un-refundable if we cannot re-sell. Please include a note of your requirements and original invoice number.