texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
yankeetexan, eglassy, caj222, Susan in San Antonio, Lzuniga
70131 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 110,525
bill oxner 91,416
SnakeWrangler 63,583
stxranchman 59,968
Gravytrain 46,950
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,461
BMD 41,236
Forum Statistics
Forums46
Topics608,855
Posts11,314,989
Members85,131
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Mortar mix funnel #7521258 05/28/19 12:07 AM
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 234
H
howl Offline OP
Woodsman
OP Offline
Woodsman
H
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 234
A funnel for a barrel feeder is $20. A sack of quikrete mortar mix is $5. What say y'all about pouring and forming a funnel from mortar?

Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: howl] #7521275 05/28/19 12:24 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 63,583
S
SnakeWrangler Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
S
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 63,583
Dont know why it wouldnt work. Will add significant weight to the feeder. Might consider adding wire mesh or fiberglass to help it stay together... 2cents


Originally Posted by Sneaky
I believe in science and I’m an insufferable dickhead
Originally Posted by beaversnipe
Actually, BBC is pretty damn good

"You Cannot Simultaneously Be Politically Correct And Intellectually Honest!"
Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: howl] #7521294 05/28/19 12:55 AM
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 11,839
J
Jimbo1 Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
J
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 11,839
Could probably do it but seems like a lot of work to save $15.


FJB - Lets Go Brandon
BBB - Bring Back Better
Awake - Not Woke!
Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: howl] #7526023 06/03/19 05:56 PM
Joined: Jan 2016
Posts: 7,759
S
snake oil Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
Offline
THF Trophy Hunter
S
Joined: Jan 2016
Posts: 7,759
loser8


"You may all go to hell and I will go to Texas".
Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: howl] #7526044 06/03/19 06:20 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 4,841
D
David Maas Online Content
Extreme Tracker
Online Content
Extreme Tracker
D
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 4,841
You must not have much to do, I can think of a lot of things that I should be doing besides that nonsense


NRA Endowed Patriot Life Benefactor
GOA Life Member
TSRA Life Member
NSCA Life Member
Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: howl] #7526513 06/04/19 10:31 AM
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 336
P
phathawg Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
P
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 336
The surface should be as smooth as the plastic or metal funnels or alo of corn will stay in the barrel.


There's only 2 seasons in a year. Deer season and getting ready for deer season.
Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: howl] #7526554 06/04/19 11:49 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 4,841
D
David Maas Online Content
Extreme Tracker
Online Content
Extreme Tracker
D
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 4,841
The thing is, you can buy galvanized sheet metal and make all you want for $20, all you need is a pair of tin snips and the diameter you want to make it. I have been making them for 5gal feeders for several yrs out of the same roll I bought probably 6-7yrs ago


NRA Endowed Patriot Life Benefactor
GOA Life Member
TSRA Life Member
NSCA Life Member
Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: howl] #7527437 06/05/19 05:41 AM
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,525
dogcatcher Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
Joined: Jul 2006
Posts: 110,525
I would do without before adding that kind of weight.


Combat Infantryman, the ultimate hunter where the prey shoots back.
_____________"Illegitimus non carborundum est"_______________

[Linked Image]
Re: Mortar mix funnel [Re: phathawg] #7527880 06/05/19 07:03 PM
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 234
H
howl Offline OP
Woodsman
OP Offline
Woodsman
H
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 234
Originally Posted by phathawg
The surface should be as smooth as the plastic or metal funnels or alo of corn will stay in the barrel.

There is that. Thanks.

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2022 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3