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All the pieces came together for this auger extrication prop.  I originally saw the idea on Brotherhood Instructors page, check it out here.

Firefighter Josh Goetz (Carroll Township FD) was instrumental in locating an old auger from a combine.  Firefighter Kevin Killgor, also from Carroll Township FD lined up a shop for us to fabricate the prop. JD Vasbinder suggested adding an electric box to simulate lock-out/tag-out and we were lucky to find an old one laying in the shop.  Read on.

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Comment by Paul Hasenmeier on March 29, 2012 at 3:51pm

I don't have plans, just the pictures I posted.  We just engineered as we went.  Good luck.

Comment by Christopher Huston on March 29, 2012 at 3:23pm
Awesome prop! Might have to "borrow" the plans!

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