TIL about the universal nut sheller, a shelling machine for peanuts. It can serve the needs of a 2000 people village, lasts 20+ years, shells up to 125lbs per hour, and costs less than $10 USD to make by whatilearned October 13, 2021, 10:31 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Universal_nut_sheller What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote 125lbscostshourlastsmachinenutpeanutspeopleServeshellershellingShellsTILToday I learnedUniversalUSDvillageyears See more Previous article What did Spock find in the bathroom? Next article TIL The Black Walnut tree wages biological warfare on everything around it. Producing a toxin that controls both plants and insects in its surrounding soil that it can recycle by reabsorbing and storing for future use. 5 Comments Leave a Reply From the article. “The universal nut sheller has been less than successful in Ghana. First hand accounts relate almost universal breakage.” Log in to Reply Did you write the Wikipedia page? 😏 Log in to Reply “universal” sheller…..for peanuts. Log in to Reply > It can serve the needs of a 2000 people village, oh sick, so it generates electricity and clean water as well? Log in to Reply “Peanut authority Dr. Tim Williams” TIL “Peanut authority” is a thing Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.