1996 - Volume #20, Issue #2, Page #11[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
2-Stage Splitter Cuts Firewood, Fenceposts
Smith first made a splitting table with a long H beam down the center and pieces of 8-in. channel iron on either side. A 4-way splitting head mounts toward the front to split 16-in. long chunks into four pieces of firewood at a time. To split logs up to 10 ft. long, a single splitting wedge is mounted at the end of the center H-beam. The same 6-in. dia. by 18-in. long hydraulic cylinder is used for both splitting operations. Power is supplied by tractor hydraulics.
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Harold L. Smith, 1831 North Newton Falls Rd., North Jackson, Ohio 44451 (216 538-3717).
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