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Designed to keep the bugs away and the ladies closer. Guess what? IT WORKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- "Safe woodworking isn't just about avoiding injury, it is also about avoiding extinction." CKG

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#1 posted 08-09-2011 04:01 PM

Wish you’d explain this one. I don’t understand how it works. Looks cool tho…

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#2 posted 08-09-2011 04:11 PM

? can’t figure this one out.

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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#3 posted 08-09-2011 04:56 PM

what kind of wood are you burning?

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks,,

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#4 posted 08-09-2011 05:11 PM

So far I have used ash, hemlock, cedar, pine, sequoia, birch and cherry. There isn’t much to figure out about this one…. just light it and watch it burn. Hey cr1, you ever see bugs hang out in a fire?

-- "Safe woodworking isn't just about avoiding injury, it is also about avoiding extinction." CKG

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#5 posted 08-09-2011 05:54 PM

Cool. Reminds me of a wood gas stove.
Try a search for them on youtube, as they too are cool.

Haven’t seen this one before but I really gotta try it.


-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees.

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#6 posted 08-09-2011 07:29 PM

There is a guy on the web that sells these as “Stump Stoves” ( and they do work. Great for camping.

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#7 posted 08-09-2011 07:43 PM

I want to try it…..

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#8 posted 08-09-2011 07:52 PM

Neat Idea.. I am guessing the vertical hole stops just below the vent hole – true?

Thanks for sharing

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#9 posted 08-09-2011 09:38 PM

Hmm I’ve sat around a lot of fairly smoky fires and had bug issues. It must have been a faulty design in my fire :) LOL

-- Wilson

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#10 posted 08-09-2011 11:46 PM

cool :-)

thankĀ“s for sharing and enlightning us :-)


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#11 posted 08-10-2011 12:59 AM

I don’t have bug problems. I keep a bug attracter nearby (my wife), and they never seem to bother me…

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA -

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