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    I've been wanting to do something like this for a long time, and finally got around to it. It was pretty easy to do if you've got a welder and something to cut the metal with. I just used ¾x¾x⅛ angle iron and 13 ga ½" expanded metal. The bottom is loose laid so it can be replaced if it ever needs to be (I got that idea from LSG!). I know it looks small, but it can handle up to about an 11" split and I am burning only about 8" splits like the ones in the last picture. I'm quite happy with the way it turned out. I can hardly wait to try it out, but I'll have to since we are going away this week.
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    #2
    Nicely done! Better than my fold up one.

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      #3
      I love home made improvements.

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        #4
        Nice fabrication!

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          #5
          Originally posted by mrteddyprincess View Post
          Nice fabrication!
          Thanks! My welds are butt ugly but they work. At least for this low impact application.

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          • North Carolina Mike
            North Carolina Mike commented
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            My welds were always so ugly that I would never claim to be a welder just a "sticker together of things". If it holds that's what counts.

          • Dewesq55
            Dewesq55 commented
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            North Carolina Mike - 100% agree!

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