Does anyone have a set of plans for a hydrolic can crusher?
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Thread: Can Crusher
01-18-2006, 01:55 PM #1tigrig2 Guest
01-18-2006, 11:53 PM #2
Not quite, i just dump them in the driveway and run over them with my car , works real well....BobBob Wright, Grandson of Tee Nee Boat Trailer Founder
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01-19-2006, 01:14 AM #3
throw in street
I have a friend that throws them in the street then at night when traffic is slow he retrieves them...He has lost some this way..sometimes people will stop and get them *LOL*
06-21-2006, 03:36 PM #4
Can Crusher Plans
Hey tigrig2, if you still need plans here is a link to some plans you can purchase.
http://how-to-plans.com/pop_can_crusher.html"Why go around the mudhole when you can go through it"
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06-26-2006, 09:39 PM #5Junior Member
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This is one I built some time ago, I used an air cylinder for a dump truck tail gate and the pipe is 3'' exhaust for a car.I also put exhaust regulators on the valve to help save the fingers(you can adjust tem to control the speed of the cylinder).It`s super simple and doesn`t take long to build.
06-28-2006, 05:25 PM #6Member
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THe air one is impresive and the manual one is definatly simple to build just use your imagination after looking at the pic that was posted good firstname.lastname@example.org trail blazer 301g with all the fixins:delta band saw dewalt chop saw craftsman drill press, sp-135 mm251 spectrum 375 suite case mig, tig w/hi freq. one welding truck.
06-29-2006, 03:33 PM #7
I like that air operated one. So many of them are lever action where you have to put the can in and take it out. Easier to set them in a line on my back sidewalk and just stomp on them. If you could rig up a feeder for the air operated one, that would be the ticket! Load a bunch of them into the hopper and then run through them!Syncrowave 250DX
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11-19-2009, 12:31 PM #8
Hey that should crush cans all day. Nice job.
11-20-2009, 08:58 PM #9
I built one for my friends kids, it was a pneumatic and quite similar.