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WANTED: A potmaker

Posted by coke_nut 9b Orlando (My Page) on
Wed, Mar 26, 08 at 20:46

I'm wanting to trade with someone that has one of those potmakers that you use newspaper to make the pot.
Thanks


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RE: WANTED: A potmaker

I have one. New, still in box. Since I haven't used it, probably never will.
what are you offering?

Here is a link that might be useful: my trade list


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RE: WANTED: A potmaker

Thanks for the offer woodsidetrade. You have mail.
Thanks again.


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RE: WANTED: A potmaker

Has anyone tried one of these? I have been thinking about buying one. I had terrible luck with using the jiffy peat pots (my seedlings died in them after looking fine at first) so I thought maybe this would work better. If you have used one and have any tips, I'm all ears :).
thx


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RE: WANTED: A potmaker

one hint with the peat pots, before you plant cut off the netting, it keeps the roots from really growing. I use a wooden dow rod thats the width that I want. I put masking tape on the rod acoording to how tall I want to pot to be. then I cut newspaper long enough to wrap around three or 4 times and I wrap it so the straight edge is on the line and about an ench hangs over the end that doesnt have to be straight. Before I take it off I rap the extra end up and around the rod and put a small peace of tape on it, then I take it off and I have my pot.


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RE: WANTED: A potmaker

You can buy one here: http://www.seedandgarden.com/store/product/paper-potmaker-1030.cfm

Here is a link that might be useful: Newspaper Paper Pot Maker


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