Olav Anderson's Homemade, Wood-Fired Corn Dryer

This farmer prepares his crop for market, clears his woodlot, and saves a bundle of money with a corn dryer he built himself.



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The firebox, made from an old gas tank, is connected to the grain bin with welded sheet metal.
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Kernels being dried.
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Steel fencing is used for support.
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The unit that houses the electric blower.
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Inventor Olav Anderson alongside his homemade corn dryer.
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The draft protrudes from the front door.
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