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Maximizer® Apple Grinder

SKU: WW694, Part Number: FC7D, Shop more Maximizer items
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$249.00
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  • Strong stainless steel teeth
  • Rugged stainless steel rotor
  • Super strong cast iron body
  • Food safe powdercoat finish
  • Massive large diameter flywheel
  • Large, comfortable wood handle
  • 3/4" stainless steel axle rod
  • Optional stainles steel extension

Description

Maximizer® Apple Grinder

Maximizer apple grinder juice comparisonWhen you need to turn apples to pulp, our exclusive Maximizer® apple grinder is the tool for the job. When pressing apples for apple cider, you'll get about three times more juice by pulping them first, compared to pressing them whole.

The Maximizer apple grinder uses strong stainless steel teeth set into a large stainless steel rotor. As apples are ground, the load on the grinder's teeth changes rapidly. The Maximizer's large twenty pound flywheel is an important feature, providing rotating mass that maintains speed and makes an otherwise jerky and difficult effort smoother and easier.

Some people like to grind into a bucket and dump into their cider press, mounting on a sawhorse or similar support. Others prefer to mount the grinder higher so the pulped apples drop directly into the pressing basket. Mounting slots are provided for either back or bottom mounting, and fruit pulp exits through the bottom discharge.

The Maximizer turns your apples into the right texture to get the most juice from your harvest. It can also be used with pears and other large, pit-free fruit. Like all Maximizer® products, this fruit grinder is built tank-heavy with a ductile iron body and 3/4” stainless axle rod for years and years of steady, reliable service. It's an heirloom-quality machine that can be expected to serve you, your children, and their children.

The Maximizer arrives assembled except for attachment of the flywheel and handle, which takes one to two minutes. The rotor can be reversed for turning from the opposite side.

An optional stainless steel hopper is available for the Maximizer grinder. 

  • “Perfect for the home wine maker. I crushed enough grapes to fill my 12-gallon fermenter in less than 20 minutes. 90% of the stems came out clean with all the grapes removed. It’s my opinion that this grinder is much better than the grape grinder (more $$$) I was saving to buy.”

    – Joe R., WA

Electric Apple Grinder

If you'd like to motorize your operation, be sure to check out our high speed 
Electric Apple Grinder.
Grind fruit with an electric crusher

Quality apple presses can be seen here:  Apple Cider Presses!

Search tags: It's a fruit crusher, pulverizer, masher, pulper, chopper, shredder, and apple scratter.

  • “We have a small orchard and the grinder is perfect for the apples and pears.”

    – Ainsley W., WA

This product is made in India!

This product was made in the India

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Specs

Manufacturer Part NumberFC7D
BrandMaximizer
Width14.25"
Depth18.5"
Height13.5"
Product Weight (lbs.)44 lb.
Housing MaterialCast iron
BPA FreeYes
ColorRed
PowerManual
PHG ExclusiveYes
UPC081159190675
OriginImported
Warranty Length1 year
Freight ShippedNo

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