Handy Devices

August 2022 Handy Devices: Spool Dispenser

Dan Miller
By  Dan Miller , Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Spool Dispenser (Ray E. Watkins Jr.)

To keep from lugging around a spool of electric fencing wire, Tony Sigle, Lexington, Texas, found a sturdy steel rod to support the spool. He placed a heavy-duty bolt into each tailgate slot. Now, he drives along his fences, running out and cutting wire, as needed.


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