McCormick Deering #6 hammer mill
Posted 27 October 2009 - 04:52 PM
1945 AI, 1946 H, 1946 M, 1948 H, 1950 Farmall Cub, 1951 Super C, 1953 Super C, 1953 Super H, 1957 350 Utility, 1962 B450, 1976 185 Loboy, 1976 Cub Cadet 1450 with Model 2 tiller, 1975 Cub Cadet 1650, 1953 U1 power unit, 1948 KB 7, 1964 C1300, 1965 Loadstar CO 1800, 1966 1000A Step side, 1973 1510, 1978 Loadstar 1600 dump truck, several parts tractors, 1300 sickle mower, 1965 MF 3165 with 200 Loader and 220 backhoe, 1964 Minneapolis Moline M602 LP, 1988 Ford F250 with International 7.3L diesel
Posted 28 October 2009 - 06:53 AM
The hammermills really turnthe RPM's so the bearings must be good. Look at the hammers for wear they can be turned end for end to renew unless thats already been done. Rustouts and dents are something else to look for. Value varies from 100 to 1000 bucks.
There is a local man that is selling a McCormick Deering #6 hammer mill. He says he has multiple screens for it. I haven't seen it yet and don't know the condition, but would like to have it for shows and such. What should I look for when I go see it? He says it is for corn, but I suppose it could be used for other stuff, right? What would you pay for one in decent condition? Thanks
Posted 28 October 2009 - 11:12 AM
Posted 28 October 2009 - 07:14 PM
My granddad's was bolted to the floor in the mow of the barn, next to the granary (barn built into side of hill, with the big sliding doors to mow). He sold it to the amish in a package deal, along with the McCormick binders, threshing machine and husker-shredder....
if only shed space was unlimited....