<html><body><div style="color:#000; background-color:#fff; font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:10pt"><div><span>That is great Jay. I intend to build one in the next month or two. I have a pretty good idea of how I want to do it but I would love to see some pictures or get some advice from you if you have the time to share.</span></div><div style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 13px; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: transparent; font-style: normal;"><span><br></span></div><div style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 13px; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: transparent; font-style: normal;"><span>A treadmill motor? Can you get some exerciser when you are washing your carrots? I've kept an eye out for an exercise bike for the motor and gears for this project. I guess I will expand my search to include a treadmill also.&nbsp;</span></div><div><br></div><div style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);
 font-size: 13px; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: transparent; font-style: normal;">Aaron</div>  <div style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"> <div style="font-family: 'times new roman', 'new york', times, serif; font-size: 12pt;"> <div dir="ltr"> <hr size="1">  <font size="2" face="Arial"> <b><span style="font-weight:bold;">From:</span></b> Jay Sleichter &lt;jaysleichter@yahoo.com&gt;<br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">To:</span></b> Market Farming &lt;market-farming@lists.ibiblio.org&gt; <br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">Sent:</span></b> Friday, August 23, 2013 2:54 PM<br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">Subject:</span></b> Re: [Market-farming] barrel washer<br> </font> </div> <div class="y_msg_container"><br><div id="yiv6911498467"><div><div style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); font-family: 'times new roman', 'new york', times, serif; font-size:
 12pt;"><div><span>I built my own barrel washer and I put a variable speed treadmill motor on it.&nbsp; While it is not perfect, the variable speed is very nice.&nbsp; If you are washing really dirty carrots, then you can turn it down really slow and wash them.&nbsp; you can also be more gentle on produce that needs it.&nbsp; I spent way less than $400 for my whole washer, maybe you can build your own too.</span></div><div style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 16px; font-family: 'times new roman', 'new york', times, serif; background-color: transparent; font-style: normal;"><br><span></span></div><div style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 16px; font-family: 'times new roman', 'new york', times, serif; background-color: transparent; font-style: normal;"><span>Jay<br></span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Jay's Jellies, Produce and More<br>Clay Center,
 Kansas<br>www.jaysjellies.com<br>http://rvp.locallygrown.net/</div><div><br></div>  <div style="font-family: 'times new roman', 'new york', times, serif; font-size: 12pt;"> <div style="font-family: 'times new roman', 'new york', times, serif; font-size: 12pt;"> <div dir="ltr"> <hr size="1">  <font face="Arial" size="2"> <b><span style="font-weight:bold;">From:</span></b> Beth Spaugh &lt;lists@rhomestead.com&gt;<br> <b><span style="font-weight:bold;">To:</span></b> 'Market Farming' &lt;market-farming@lists.ibiblio.org&gt; <br> <b><span style="font-weight:bold;">Sent:</span></b> Tuesday, August 20, 2013 9:19 PM<br> <b><span style="font-weight:bold;">Subject:</span></b> [Market-farming] barrel washer<br> </font> </div> <div class="yiv6911498467y_msg_container"><br><div id="yiv6911498467">


 
 

 

 

 

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<div class="yiv6911498467MsoNormal"><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;">Those who have barrel washers, is the variable speed worth
an additional $400, or do you end up using just one setting? Thank you.</span></font></div> 

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<div class="yiv6911498467MsoNormal"><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;">Beth Spaugh</span></font></div> 

<div class="yiv6911498467MsoNormal"><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;">Rehoboth
  Homestead</span></font><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;">, Peru</span></font><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> NY</span></font></div> 

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<div class="yiv6911498467MsoNormal" style=""><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;">"How we
eat determines, to a considerable extent, how the world is used." -
Wendell Berry</span></font></div> 

<div class="yiv6911498467MsoNormal" style=""><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;">"Without
power over our food, any notion of democracy is empty." - Frances Moore
Lappe</span></font></div> 

<div class="yiv6911498467MsoNormal" style=""><font face="Arial" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;">It's not
that nice guys finish last. They have a whole different notion where the finish
line is. - unknown</span></font></div> 

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