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Old 08-20-2012, 04:16 AM   #1
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Ok, well not really but you can see the grain feeding on this one. The hopper base is polycarbonate sheet and it's set up for a removable water cooler bottle hopper.



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Old 08-20-2012, 12:31 PM   #2
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Pretty cool. You'll have to take a video of it in action milling a grain bill for us. Also like the polyethylene edge liner.
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Pretty cook, what mill is that? Is this something you are going to be selling? I am in the market for a mill.

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Pretty cook, what mill is that? Is this something you are going to be selling? I am in the market for a mill.

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I'm not going to be selling any mills like this anytime soon. Just a rebuild of my personal mill.
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Neat, is that just plexiglass? If so, how thick if you don't mind me asking?

Nvm. Just watched the video. I need to do something different with mine, its currently attached to a price if particle board and the torque from my motor is sending it out of square every now and then.
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If I didn't already have scraps, I probably would have gone with 3/8" thick. Anyone that wants a cheap source for polycarbonate sheet, check out freckleface.com. It's a gamble but I really like the cheap 10 pound variety pack of cutoffs for projects like this.
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Ya the local tap plastics has a scraps per pound price at like a buck or so. I might try it.
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If I didn't already have scraps, I probably would have gone with 3/8" thick. Anyone that wants a cheap source for polycarbonate sheet, check out freckleface.com. It's a gamble but I really like the cheap 10 pound variety pack of cutoffs for projects like this.
That's pretty cool. What kind of sizes did you receive in a pack like that? Also, was shipping pretty reasonable?


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