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Old 11-15-2011, 12:40 AM   #1
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Default Quick, can I use a vacuum cleaner motor for anything?

Trash man is picking up our old vacuum cleaner in the morning if not.

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Old 11-15-2011, 02:52 AM   #2
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Old 11-15-2011, 07:45 AM   #3
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Old 11-15-2011, 01:14 PM   #4
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You could use it as a blower to burn biomass to heat your boil kettles or mash. By having forced air you can quite alot of heat out of things like wood chips and pine cones and other scraps.

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Old 11-15-2011, 04:33 PM   #5
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a vacuum cleaner - (sorry, had to)

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Old 11-15-2011, 04:50 PM   #6
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You could use it to degass wine, cider, mead, etc...

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Old 11-15-2011, 04:54 PM   #7
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motor for a grain mill

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Old 11-15-2011, 05:06 PM   #8
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motor for a grain mill
I doubt it.
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