This is the Little Dutch Maid, the ultimate multi-purpose food processor built for commercial use. It uses no electricity. Originally designed by an Amish gentleman to stand up to the rigorous processing of large amounts of foods for large gatherings.
How A Foot-Powered Washing Machine Could Change Millions Of Lives by Alex Cabunoc and Ji A You, fastcodesign: GiroDora, designed by two students, is a bucket with a concealed spinning mechanism which washes and partially dries clothes with foot pedal.
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Something to look into: Solar Food Dryer. Offers more than 10 square feet of drying area and a 6 pound capacity per load. Designed and manufactured here in Oregon by Eben Fodor, expert food dryer and author of The Solar Food Dryer.
stove pipe water heater By running the lines from that coil to an old water heater, it sets up a thermo-siphoning loop. for bending but ice works better. filling the entire copper coil with a hose, and putting it in the freezer