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    Now this is a stump grinder. any time a machine can tear chunks instead of chips or chips instead of dust and do it in a reasonably safe and quick manner it will get my vote. Not that my votes ever count for much
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    Nice!

    Where do I place my order for one of these? Or do you make housecalls?

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    Great build would love to buy a set of plans off of you

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    Thanks warsztatOdZera! We've added your Stump Grinder to our Farm and Garden category,
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    Great!! Just AFTER I finished hand-digging, chopping and chain-sawing a number of stumps! (The neighborhood citizen po-po wouldn't let me try burning them.) Of course, I'm sure there WILL be more stumps.

    I wonder, though, if the cutting flywheel can be made from an old automobile disc brake?

    -Joe

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    Quote Originally Posted by JoeVanGeaux View Post
    Great!! Just AFTER I finished hand-digging, chopping and chain-sawing a number of stumps! (The neighborhood citizen po-po wouldn't let me try burning them.) Of course, I'm sure there WILL be more stumps.

    I wonder, though, if the cutting flywheel can be made from an old automobile disc brake?

    -Joe
    Not sure you'd want to make that out of a casting?

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    Congratulations warsztatOdZera - your Stump Grinder is the Homemade Tool of the Week!

    This was a difficult week to win, but this is an epic build, and it was satisfying to see it working so well.

    Some more good builds from this week:

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    warsztatOdZera - you'll be receiving a $25 online gift card, in your choice of Amazon, PayPal, or bitcoin. Please PM me your current email address and gift card choice and I'll get it sent over right away.

    This is your 7th Homemade Tool of the Week win. Here are all of your Homemade Tool of the Week winning tools. Congrats again


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    Why not try a steel automotive flywheel disc instead ? larger diameter and more revolving mass. I dunno !!!???

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    I think I am figuring out where my comments go, but in the world where I do it correctly, I thanked you (Hoosiersmoker) for that reality check!

    Plus, I'm waiting to see any feedback on funforall69's suggestion for using a flywheel.

    -Joe



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