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Name that Tool

Discussion in 'The Tool Shed' started by crealbilly, Jul 25, 2017.

  1. May 15, 2018
    CrealCritter

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    Root cutter (pulper) - used to chop up root crops, such as turnips, mangels or fodder beet, for easier consumption by the livestock.
     
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  2. May 16, 2018
    baymule

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    Bingo!! Winner winner chicken dinner!

    I sure wish I had one, I could grow winter feed for the sheep. I'd need somewhere to store it.....another project....LOL I wish a company would start making these again for people like us who want to get one foot off the Feed Store Train.
     
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    milkmansdaughter

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    Very cool find, even if only online! Now I'll know what they are if I see one. Maybe nowdags, people just use some of the newer kitchen gadgets? I wonder if some of the Amish communities still use them?
     
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    milkmansdaughter

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    PS, maybe some if the people here can make you one! We've got some very handy people. It could be a new side business for someone!
     
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    CrealCritter

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    IMG_20180515_211509.jpg Ok I got one... :) Here is a picture of the tool head. The handle (wood pole) is anywhere from 12 to 16 foot long. What is this tools' name and what is it used for?

    I think this one might be hard to identify. So ask questions and I'll answer giving hints along with my answers.
     
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  6. May 16, 2018
    Britesea

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    something for wrestling logs? Like a peavey?
     
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    NH Homesteader

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    Dang I think have one of those but I don't know what it's for. Where's my husband when I need him?
     
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    Nardo

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    For making furrows to plant?
     
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    CrealCritter

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    No it's not used during the gowing season at all.
     
  10. May 16, 2018
    frustratedearthmother

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    Is it for trimming tree branches?
     
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