I also bought the author's scalder book but that project will have to wait a few years.
You need to have some mechanical/builder background to build one of these, but this book does supply great ideas and resources.
Lots of useful information and lots of pictures and diagrams that makes it easy to read and follow.
Not an easy build, but if you are handy and have patience....I can recommend a stainless steel washing machine tub....drill the needed holes larger to accept the fingers... Read morePublished 4 days ago by Bob
Perfectly clear instructions and diagrams. Almost idiot proofPublished 9 days ago by Suburban Jubilee
This is the best written DIY book I've ever read. The illustrations and the way Kimball writes makes this very easy to understand. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Aubrey
Very clear instructions. If you can't follow these directions you probably should hire someone to do your chickens. Well worth the money.Published 3 months ago by Ted Mahan
Followed directions and made this chicken plucker within a few weeks of receiving the book. Came out perfect and is in use.Published 4 months ago by Patricia Reeson
haven't got a chance to build it yet but it sounds like its what we wantPublished 4 months ago by Dianne Miller