Top Shop Tour: Little Goose Ranch
Dave visits a Wyoming cattle ranch owned by the great-grandson of the founder of Successful Farming Magazine. From show #711it was the founding publication of Meredith Corp. which is now large publishing house guest. And so we have a great relationship and what's amazing years the fourth generation serious. Your son is weird and nephew
John Deere and Dawn Equipment Company Announce Agreement
Aaron Wetzel from John Deere, and Jessie Scott discuss the company's alliance with Dawn Equipment.scout with agriculture dot com joining us today is Aaron muscle from John Deere . -- is you know Jon -- recently announced an agreement with on equipment to spell on products that John Deere dealerships. That start off can you tell us what this alliance means sport John Deere customers. Sure. What we're excited about the relationship we have dealt with Don and the alliance maker and a giant ears --that does well -- other newly merged there. And a -- -- John Deere dealers be set up provide the support maintenance of these products like they went. The John -- parts. At this point --that we currently providing. With our own not a solution from -- John Deere factory. Detonated out of course we provide. To blow our our our our solutions and I garlic urgent need to have operated
Technology Spotlight: 3D Printing on the Farm
Laurie Bedord examines the emerging technology of 3D printing, and what it could mean to your operation.you're gonna see some pretty neat things coming out. According to the market research firm catalyst. The value of the 3-D printer market in the US 209%. And 2013. To 700 million dollars. It is forecast to
All Around the Farm: Combine Rotor Shop Stove
So what do you do with salvage from an actual come well make still your shot. This farm operation and Trevor can you call. Used to salvaged rotors and basically added the doors in the bottom. In this case to use him as a waste oil for this but you can also use this for burning wood is well. To
Top Shop Tips: Welding Aluminum
Dave learns how to weld aluminum from Lincoln Electric welding instructor Karl Hoes. From Machinery Show 713such high thermal conductivity. You put the heat to it it's a super highway for heat. Aluminum conducts the away. But then ask -- -- gets saturated with -- it changes in the behaves differently so it takes a little getting used to. Karl you mentioned the oxides that build up from the welding that are in the weld itself. What are we talking about their focus really on the aluminum itself aluminum reacts instantly with the air that we breathe. The oxygen in the air combines with the aluminum and it forms a chemical compound on the surface of the aluminum it's called aluminum oxide . In a little relax as would grinding wheels are made out in -- paper you know every -- you see its aluminum accents are very abrasive. Very hard material -- 3700 degrees it melts a thousand degrees hotter that steel. It's a second hardest material known to man as far as a natural occurring material next to diamonds. So here -- this disparity right you have aluminum which has a lower melting temperature -- the steel and aluminum oxide that has a higher melting temperatures. Where that's the challenges that on the backside is actually a form of rocks but it's a tightly and hearing -- and once that surface rust on the aluminum doesn't prosper and that's why don't have to paint aluminum sometimes. Oh that's the kind of hazy it when you first get sent -- -- that shiny bit -- while that out of coming over time that oxide layer grows thicker the problem backside is aluminum oxide actually absorbs things into it. And hydrogen from the air and moisture humidity over time gets you into that oxide and even
Mihai Mos, an inventor and contractor from Lawrenceville, NJ, demonstrates his nail extractor called Nail Claw.A particularly good. You know it hasn't gone very carefully designed for maximum strength and also. Stopping action and it's it's. Which you know. It doesn't allow them doing the extraction. They have -- a long.
Angle Grinder Collet Adapter
Ethan Lierly of Cast Industries, LLC discusses the Angle Grinder Collet Adapter.coverage. The deadline is June 30 -- today and agriculture dot com slash innovation .
All Around the Farm: Rancher-Built Pipe Cart
Moving pipe around this Wyoming ranch is made a lot easier with this homemade pipe cart. From Machinery Show 713-- -- we used an old. Four Wheeler trailer basically in just scrap metal land around the -- thirtieth -- and amid some brackets for the build -- Drill stem do sit on. And then across member to just suck it all down. Skills to make this is just a little bit of basic welding knowledge. If bill would have -- no time. As far as cost close to build this it wasn't anything because where I had all the materials laying around in most that was put together scrap metal . Find out more about my card or other great ideas go to agriculture dot com slash TV.
Tools of the Future: Drones
Explore the newest ag tools that will make you more profitable in the field at Successful Farming's Tools of the Future event. Iowa, June 12; Illinois, June 17; Indiana June 19.money in the next year. Join us for the tools of the future tour making stops in Iowa Illinois in Indiana this year. Blossom pilots over hostile territory killed the first of the drowned in 1918 it. Nearly a hundred years later drums have evolved into a controversial tool in the fight against terrorism. But yet they have the potential to become an ally in the future precision agriculture. -- Think -- agriculture is one of the applications. For small unmanned aerial systems . That is. Going to be the way of the future in the sense that. It is one of and these controversial aspects
In & Out Truck Box
Dan Malin of Bartlett, Illinois invented a handy way for a versatile truck tool box to fit in the back of a truck.innovation showcase contest. For the opportunity to -- professional consultation and national media coverage . The deadline is June 30 -- today and agriculture dot com slash innovation . Yeah.