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Old 03-10-2012, 09:53 AM   #33
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Originally Posted by Dualthing View Post
What about Holland, are there not many windmills and bikers there?
Would be nice to see
Here's a photo of my bike with a little windpomp in Overijssel, the Netherlands. It's a tjasker, a very simple design that has been in use from the middle ages. There are only a few of them left. It was mostly used by farmers for draining their land. This one has some kind of stand, but many were mounted on a pole. If you had several poles standing on your land you could easily move the tjasker if you needed it somewhere else.

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