Young inventor cracking on

Last updated 11:44 12/06/2014
Taranaki Daily News Online

Taranaki's Ayla Hutchinson goes from strength to strength at the National Fieldays.

Ayla Hutchinson
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LEADING THE WAY: Kindling Cracker inventor Ayla Hutchinson.

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Taranaki's Ayla Hutchinson goes from strength to strength at the National Fieldays.

The quiet and softly spoken teenager is the inventor of the Kindling Cracker, a device that allows people to cut firewood without the danger of cutting themselves.

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