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Near where I live, there are a lot of wild olive trees. With oil being a problem to store for long periods, I decided to build an olive press. It should also work for apples, grapes and other fruit. It was simple to make, I started with a hydraulic jack I found in a garage sale. The press is now finished and ready to use. As soon as I finish testing it, I plan to have it powder coated to keep it from rusting.
My son and I put it together out of scrap materials in his shop. We made a simple metal framework and a removable bucket with a perforated liner. …Read More...