A Primative (but Free!) Corn Sheller

This homesteader had plenty of dried corn and chickens to feed it to, but no money to buy a corn sheller. The solution was to make one.



corn sheller - brace & bit or chisel methods
A brace and bit is useful, but it you don't have one already a wood chisel will work. The hole doesn't need to be perfect.
Photo by Ronald B. Brown
corn sheller - little girl using free corn sheller
Anyone can use the corn sheller, even a child.
Photo by Ronald B. Brown
corn sheller - sheller hole w/ four protruding nails
Drive in four nails at the 3, 6, 9, and 12 o'clock positions. It's simple but it will do the job.
Ronald B. Brown

















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