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Working model hay bailer

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Project by MrRon posted 07-21-2016 08:56 PM 1448 views 8 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are a few pictures of a hay bailer that was scratch built by a friend from down under by name of Harold Manwaring. This is some of the most meticulous work I have seen. The model actually bails hay. He can power the bailer from a model steam tractor running on air.





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TheFridge

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#1 posted 07-21-2016 09:00 PM

I’d love to see that thing in action.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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diggerdelaney

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#2 posted 07-21-2016 09:31 PM

A friend of mine has a tractor thresher and bailer model which are very nice but this is just beyond nice it is fantastic. Would like to know did he work from plans if so where did he get them

-- Derek, Kent, UK, http://s702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/diggerdelaney/

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#3 posted 07-21-2016 10:37 PM

Love it! Do a U tube, please.

-- Bruce - Indiana

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ralbuck

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#4 posted 07-21-2016 11:18 PM

Fantastic!

Fantastic!

Absolutely wonderful workmanship!

-- just rjR

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#5 posted 07-21-2016 11:22 PM

Please tell your friend that he did an amazing job…truly amazing

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#6 posted 07-21-2016 11:37 PM

Holy Cow!!!!!!!! Amazing!!

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#7 posted 07-21-2016 11:57 PM

That thing is amazing! Would love to see it in action!

-- Dean

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htl

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#8 posted 07-22-2016 12:25 AM

Outstanding project!

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#9 posted 07-22-2016 02:04 AM

Tell Harold Manwaring he is a genius. That is just brilliant. Like others have said you must put it on youtube so we can see it in action.

-- Peter New Zealand

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Knappen

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#10 posted 07-22-2016 05:12 AM

Here is a link to a youtube video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=keRxBuW1Nhw

It’s just armazing.

And here’s a link wher you get at short story about Harold Manwaring

http://www.craftsmanshipmuseum.com/manwaring.htm

-- Knappen aka Ole - I have to try everything at least once.

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#11 posted 07-22-2016 05:31 AM

Impressive work!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

#12 posted 07-22-2016 08:30 AM

Oohhhhhh!!!!!!

-- Саша

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#13 posted 07-22-2016 11:50 AM

Totaly crazy! So sofisticated and it’s made of wood! This is also challenging engineering project.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#14 posted 07-22-2016 12:04 PM

I love this beautiful piece. It’s full of creative design and masterful craftsmanship and belongs in a well attended museum. Of course the reason that this is a masterpiece is that it is made out of wood and actually works. It is not meant to be used but to be admired as a thing of beauty. Who would not love to have this beauty in a corner of their study? Would it not be an outstanding piece of eye candy and a wealthy man’s conversation piece? It’s a toy that is fit for a king.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#15 posted 07-22-2016 12:27 PM

Awesome piece of woodwork!

-- No man is an island but some of us like being a peninsula.

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