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Re: New Post Driver

Post by True Grit Farms » Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:59 am

Has Fenceman bought one?


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Re: New Post Driver

Post by callmefence » Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:13 am

True Grit Farms wrote:Has Fenceman bought one?



I really just want that little flashing light on top. I could use that.
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:27 am

ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:We liked the first one so much, we have 5 more on the way. One of them is to add to our inventory/fence crew, and we are pretty excited to get it here. We made some changes to make it a better fit for the US market, and also were able to design a few options that will be quite handy for what we do. I've included pics of the 200 amp onboard welder, from concept to reality. Also have a hydraulic sleeve for driving T posts in hard ground without needing a second piece of equipment. Have a hydraulic wire winder on one of them for rolling up old wire, and of course, all the standard bells and whistles.

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This is the new EVO Compact. About a thousand pounds lighter than the EVO 1, and with a 26 HP Yanmar, it comes in below the EPA tier 4 requirements for DPF systems.

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3 of the 5.

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do employees get to borrow equipment?


I don't see why not.
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:38 am

callmefence wrote:
True Grit Farms wrote:Has Fenceman bought one?



I really just want that little flashing light on top. I could use that.


I'll see what I can do. You want that on a hat, or magnet mount? :santa:
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:46 am

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." Thomas Edison

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Re: New Post Driver

Post by ez14. » Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:50 am

Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:We liked the first one so much, we have 5 more on the way. One of them is to add to our inventory/fence crew, and we are pretty excited to get it here. We made some changes to make it a better fit for the US market, and also were able to design a few options that will be quite handy for what we do. I've included pics of the 200 amp onboard welder, from concept to reality. Also have a hydraulic sleeve for driving T posts in hard ground without needing a second piece of equipment. Have a hydraulic wire winder on one of them for rolling up old wire, and of course, all the standard bells and whistles.

Image
This is the new EVO Compact. About a thousand pounds lighter than the EVO 1, and with a 26 HP Yanmar, it comes in below the EPA tier 4 requirements for DPF systems.

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3 of the 5.

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do employees get to borrow equipment?


I don't see why not.
that is a good employee benefit!

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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:03 am

ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:do employees get to borrow equipment?


I don't see why not.
that is a good employee benefit!


I might even throw in a house and a pickup for the right man. ;-)
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by ez14. » Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:06 am

Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
I don't see why not.
that is a good employee benefit!


I might even throw in a house and a pickup for the right man. ;-)

A house to? I'm going to have to think about that a bit. What about pasture for cows?

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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:14 am

ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:that is a good employee benefit!


I might even throw in a house and a pickup for the right man. ;-)

A house to? I'm going to have to think about that a bit. What about pasture for cows?


How many cows?
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by ez14. » Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:27 am

Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:
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I might even throw in a house and a pickup for the right man. ;-)

A house to? I'm going to have to think about that a bit. What about pasture for cows?


How many cows?

Only 3 now but would have more if there was room

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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:37 am

ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:A house to? I'm going to have to think about that a bit. What about pasture for cows?


How many cows?

Only 3 now but would have more if there was room


They don't need milked twice a day, or anything goofy like that, do they? Theres 15 acres or so at the rent house that needs fenced, and I'm understocked at home by 30 or so. First thing first though. Can ya build fence?
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by ez14. » Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:47 am

Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
How many cows?

Only 3 now but would have more if there was room


They don't need milked twice a day, or anything goofy like that, do they? Theres 15 acres or so at the rent house that needs fenced, and I'm understocked at home by 30 or so. First thing first though. Can ya build fence?

Only have a little fence building experience. But as long as it's hands on I can learn pretty quick

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Re: New Post Driver

Post by callmefence » Wed Oct 24, 2018 12:05 pm

Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
callmefence wrote:
True Grit Farms wrote:Has Fenceman bought one?



I really just want that little flashing light on top. I could use that.


I'll see what I can do. You want that on a hat, or magnet mount? :santa:


Cap Mount seems would give the best head protection and minds like mine don't come along very often....
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 12:10 pm

callmefence wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
callmefence wrote:

I really just want that little flashing light on top. I could use that.


I'll see what I can do. You want that on a hat, or magnet mount? :santa:


Cap Mount seems would give the best head protection and minds like mine don't come along very often....


Got it. Before I order, keep in mind that the magnetic mount would be dual purpose with the steel plate in your head.
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Re: New Post Driver

Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Wed Oct 24, 2018 12:11 pm

ez14. wrote:
Farm Fence Solutions wrote:
ez14. wrote:Only 3 now but would have more if there was room


They don't need milked twice a day, or anything goofy like that, do they? Theres 15 acres or so at the rent house that needs fenced, and I'm understocked at home by 30 or so. First thing first though. Can ya build fence?

Only have a little fence building experience. But as long as it's hands on I can learn pretty quick


Come down and give it a try sometime.
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