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  1. The science behind forced log drying

    How big is your shed
  2. Tractor charging system

    Has your 7600 got an external regulator fitted under the bonnet, behind the battery in front of the diesel tank, As the alternator in the picture has a built in regulator, which was fitted to later models 10 series This is the type fitted to my old ford's
  3. Info Card For Customers To Stop Issues

    Who we talking to here
  4. Info Card For Customers To Stop Issues

    I had an issue with one of my customers a few years ago, were he complained of logs going mouldy in the nets, After a few questions to try to get to the bottom of it, it turned out he had started to store them in a damp redundant farm shop which was near enough air tight with no form of heating or ventilation, Asked him to store the logs outside in one of the sheds, never been a problem since
  5. Info Card For Customers To Stop Issues

    Just an observation, but the log merchant who brings unseasoned or wet firewood is unlikely to have an info card
  6. Larch wanted Cumbria

    As above, Round wood wanted 5" to 16" diameter, Price Road side or delivered to maryport area Cheers
  7. Drying Firewood when RHI payments stop.

    It's a pity you couldn't use the heat from the boiler chimney
  8. Drying Firewood when RHI payments stop.

    Could a heat exchanger be fitted to the exhaust ducting from a wood drying kiln, without risk any risk from RHi rules?
  9. Drying Firewood when RHI payments stop.

    The majority of these change will apply to new and to existing RHI-supported facilities, which" ""add"" "capacity on or after the date the reforms come into effect. Looks like it's just new for now, but you won't be able to add on to existing unit
  10. Drying Firewood when RHI payments stop.

    Edited with the crucial step added! If I read that correctly at 0.79 Amps at 50Hz: 0.79 x 230V = 0.182 Kw 0.182 x £0.15 (cost of 1KwH of electricity) =2.7p per hour 0.027 x 8766 (hours in a year) =£237 If you have 3 fans: =£711 That's looks more realistic, First go was actually more than my entire electricity bill
  11. Drying Firewood when RHI payments stop.

    Here's fan details Steve
  12. Soft wood

    95% softwood, due to selling to retailers
  13. Fuelwood 2003 Kindlet not working

    When it stops Does motor carry on running or does motor stop?? When it hits something hard does hydraulic system blow off / bypass??
  14. log splitter size and tonnage

    I've a ryetec 16t pto, I like it Sometimes new operators can take longer to get used to the twin speed
  15. Timber prices

    I've a customer in Garstang, Pity, But i think Haulage would kill it :-(


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