My new rapid fire

Post in 'The Gear' started by Rob186, May 5, 2013.

  1. Rob186

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    I just got my new rapid fire and the first thing I did after putting it together was find a big nasty piece oak croch it was a three way it split it took two shots but it sliced through the middle of it next piece was a big cherry knot same thing two hits and sliced rite through so I went to the Normal stuff and wow the speed is amazing really fast 20 min to fill the back of my short bed truck and I wasn't moving fast at all I did find one piece that it wouldn't split but it was in my basement for 2 yrs because my fathers hydro log splitter couldn't do it ill keep this updated with the good and bad any questions feel free to ask
     
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    Congrats Rob. Just burn those nasty crotch and knarly ones outside in the bon-fire pit. No sense in taking a chance hurting a nice new splitter. Not worth it. Now. What is that rule in this forum? Any you guys remember?
     
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    Oooh, ooooh! I know this one!

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    WHAT ? A new rapid fire ,and no pics !!! you might get banned ;)
    We wanna see it :)
     
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    What's a "rapid fire" look like ?
    Got any pictures of it in use ? :)
     
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    It's like a Super Split
     
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    Ok here is the pic The maul it replaced is sitting on the tire it is making its way into the shed hopefully never to be used again
     

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    That weird the pics upside down
     
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    Just stand on your head Rob. ;lol
     
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    Did you use an iPhone? The button, should be on the right (the home button). If you hold the phone up and down they are sideways. If you hold the phone with button on left, they are upside down, if its on the right (the proper way to take a wide angle pic on any iDevice) then the pic is posted normal.

    You may not have an iPhone? But most who do, always use the phone up and down (button on bottom) and the pics are sideways.

    Nice splitter. Those are AWESOME MACHINES!!
     
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    Yup iPhone noob sorry ill fix it tomorrow
     
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    Oh. Rob. I meant to tell you. When I get my next good size piles of blocked up wood I will give you a call and you can come over and practice with that thing on my wood. I don't do this for just anyone you know. But the only way you will get good with that thing is by practicing. Hey what can I say. Just trying to do you a favor. I try to pay it forward when I can. That is how I roll.
     
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    Good thing you got those pictures posted. I was getting an itchy trigger finger.;lol
     
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    Okay. This went over my head. Not hard to do. ;lol I thought I saw New Jersey. ?
     
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    Oh, the pictures were upside down. ;lol You guys are bad. Like I said. It is not hard to go over my head. I was not thinking that at all. My brother is a dry humor expert, I should have known. ;lol
     
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    Thanks for the offer but I have 2 truck load of log lengths dropped off so should be a pro with that thing by June
     
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    Yer not a blond, are you bro? ;lol::-):p;)
     
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    Bring it over here let me try it out, I got a bunch to split ;) , gonna take a while with my splitter
     
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    LOL. No Scotty. I do live right on the Canadian border though. They may be rubbing off on me!

    (I will be waiting for the responses from our Canadian members for that!)
     
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    You need to split it up and get that stove choochin. Eh !! :)
     
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