BIN TO BENTS

The bin was now glued to the bents. The only thing left was to add the handwheels and ‘stuff’ for the chutes.

HANDWHEELS & BRACKETS

A little work (ok .. a bit more than that as I had totally forgotten to plan for this) and I had the handwheels and brackets and bracing for the chutes.

CHUTES

The chutes were 3D printed .. so I will have to put their story separately as it is well enough complicated in itself

Ore Chutes

DESIGN Went looking for a chute design .. found this one on Google Books .. this gave me at least a general idea I used this as a basis for my own ratchet mechanism .. modified a lot. My own design. This was something like Version 5. The chute is supposed to be cast iron...

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