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Old 11-23-2012, 01:54 PM   #1
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Here is a picture of my grain hopper (version 2.0). It cost less than $12.00. I haven't seen anyone use a toilet flange yet, and thought I would share. The cover on the thumbscrew side fits loosely and isn't pretty, but has kept the grain from escaping.

$10.67 3" Swivel Toilet Flange (from HD)
Free Plywood from "inventory"
Free 5 Gal Water Bottle (left out for recycling by neighbor...so I did)
$1.04 New bolts for mill topside

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Old 11-23-2012, 08:22 PM   #2
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I like it, it applies KISS (keep it simple stupid)
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