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    Name That Device

    So, how many of you folks knows what these are?


    http://tg3k.com/images/Guess%20The%20Device%20800.jpg


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    A composter.

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    Roasters for the famous Hatch Chiles...

    Gotta love roasted green chile's...
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    an bingo game cage to hold the numbers
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    I'm gonna agree with Alan, a compost sifter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brent Dowell View Post
    Roasters for the famous Hatch Chiles...

    Gotta love roasted green chile's...

    I agree August is Chili harvasting month in Hatch NM
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    nah, I think its bingo, the motor turns it, the balls fall out that tray and into something for the bingo caller to call.
    a composter is just too obvious.
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    Boy thats a heck of a coffee roaster

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    It's a drum for mixing up prize cards at the county fair. You reach in and get one, and it says, Sorry, no win.
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    rock tumblers maybe??

    chili pepper roasters sounds possible too
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