Author Archives: Chad Erickson

Hossfeld #2 bender

While not the first piece of equipment I have bought it will be the most important when it comes to bending the tubing for the frames of the strollers and wagons. I picked up the Hossfeld #2 bender and about … Continue reading

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New Hot Rod stroller in the works!

Started the design process for a new stroller for this year. What got my idea process really going was all of the reading I have done this winter about the Bonneville salt flats and the SCTA(Southern California Timing Association) races … Continue reading

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Back to the 50’s. A great place for ideas for your next wagon.

I know this post is a long time coming. These pictures were taken during this years Back to the 50’s in Minneapolis, Mn. My cool daddy was there on all three days. Easily the best day for checking out wagons … Continue reading

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Making Daddies cool since 2002!

Here at Mycooldaddy we have been building and modifying Pedal cars and Radio Flyer wagons for the past 8-9 years. The builds that have been completed along with the builds that were just started are all chronicled here. Please use … Continue reading

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Sweet radio flyers from around the web.

Hey all here are a couple of pics I have found from around he web. Hope you like them. Love the red wheels on this one. The Big Red ATW is a great platform for modding. The tubs are about … Continue reading

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One crazy build. A Radio Flyer wagon on steroids. Full suspension and tube frame, the works.

What has to be one of the craziest builds we have seen at Mycooldaddy is Pete’s tube frame full suspension Radio Flyer. This wagon will be painted Tiffany’s sea foam green and the frame in silver/chrome. The travel the wagon … Continue reading

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Handbuilt hotrod strollers.

These are a few photos I found online almost six years ago. The builder of this stroller obviously has some serious skill. The stroller wheels in front look to just be loose or not turning with the steering wheels input, … Continue reading

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More updates on the wagon builds. Tony’s wagon.

Tony’s Radio Flyer wagon build is the first one in a completed mock up stage. He picked a old wagon tub that I had at the shop, to use for his wagon. The rest as you can see is totally … Continue reading

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The wheels are in! The Wheels are in! We finally have the perfect Alloy wheels for your project.

Hey all, The shipment of alloy wheels has arrived and they look great. I had been looking for a wheel supplier for the 5-6 projects the guys had going on at the shop. After contacting several suppliers about ordering and … Continue reading

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The radio flyer wagon modding has started.

Hey all, Finally a update. January has been very busy. We have a total of five guys building wagons at the shop. None of them are alike. Kris is building a BMX bike themed wagon. Tony is building a lifted … Continue reading

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What type of tires do you use for modding your Radio Flyer wagons?

“What type of tires do you use for modding your Radio Flyer wagons?” That is a question that has been emailed to us at info@Mycooldaddy.com                    more than a couple of times. The wheels are the basic wheels from a Racing … Continue reading

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Our 32 Ford stroller.

Hey all, Thought I would post up a pic of the Stroller I made about 3-4 years ago. I started with a 32 ford pedal car and fabricated a frame and steering unit. This allows the stroller to pushed and … Continue reading

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