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We did encounter some broken legs that became trapped whuzbang the wall of the tub and the feather plate, but that only happened once or twice.

Details Customers who bought this item also bought Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 This shopping feature will continue to load items. Then betwen those I added two more vertical holes. Mickael added it Aug 06, I used a bandsaw to create my wheels. The day we fired this plucker up for it’s trial run, we actually had several neighbors gather for a plucler.

Anyone can build a whizbang chicken plucker motor came off anyone can build a whizbang chicken plucker a metal band saw I had in the shop. Books by Herrick Kimball.

Nancy added it Aug 22, I lined the wheel up to take the meat off of one size of the channel. The directions are perfect even for someone that isn’t very skilled. A Whizbang plucker will pic Every small-farm and backyard poultry producer dreams of builc machine that will do the nasty job of feather plucking. To get it bujld you turn the power on, then the water on. For chickens it worked fantastic. I process alone so could only scald and pluck two at a time. To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Products, click here.


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With our plucker plate, plucker wheel, and drive pulley fabricated we can turn to the general construction of the plucker. Some of these items ship sooner than the others. Please check it out! Bianca marked it as to-read Mar 03, Ships from and sold by Amazon. Open Preview See a Problem?

The Whizbang

One big square tub that butts right up to the plucker to catch what ever comes out of the hole at the bottom of the barrel. This web site is chock-full of Whizbang plucker information and inspiration.

Bookstax marked it as to-read Sep 05, Every component needed to make the machine is thoroughly discussed and the construction process is carefully detailed, step by step. With each layer the strands of the wood and turned perpendicular to the next. Tack that cable along the inside of the frame, down to the ground, and out. With the “Whizbang Shebang” package. And then Nayone placed some 90 degree magnets below the plate to get the plate aligned to the axle appropriately.


Don’t hesitate to contact Herrick Kimball by e-mail: I bought plywood for this purpose and cut it to size, but abandoned this route when anyone can build a whizbang chicken plucker friend located a sheet of steel plate that I thought would be more suitable.

Next I took one of the steel collars and positioned it on the plate.

Building the Whizbang Plucker

Write a customer review. Since then, the book has sold over 25, copies. If you need a place to start then this is the place to start. Then lock a nut down to attach the wheel to the plate.

My recommendation to someone else considering building a Whizbang plucker would be to carefully investigate your options for getting the required welding done and to scope out cost-effective suppliers of the plucker components. Reid Swartzentruber marked it as to-read Nov 19, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.