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#5478958 - 12/15/14 02:32 PM Need a meat grinder
Jamesconn Offline
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Registered: 03/03/12
Posts: 3
Loc: Weslaco, TX
I'm lookin to get a good electric meat grinder. One made of all steel that can process quite a bit ( for hog hunts).

What do y'all use?
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#5479031 - 12/15/14 03:05 PM Re: Need a meat grinder [Re: Jamesconn]
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Registered: 05/30/11
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Loc: Rockport, Tx.
1 HP Weston #22 for serious use, it grinds hundreds of lbs a year & ain't no slowin' it down. Have a .25 hp LEM for light use but chokes up like Tony Romo if you push it too hard. grin

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#5480143 - 12/15/14 10:30 PM Re: Need a meat grinder [Re: Jamesconn]
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Registered: 12/30/12
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Loc: Helotes, Hext
I have a .35 HP LEM #8.
I grind about 6 deer a year, no problem, much better than the Tony Romo version.
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#5480350 - 12/16/14 06:41 AM Re: Need a meat grinder [Re: Jamesconn]
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Registered: 09/07/04
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Loc: NE,TX
I have a #12 Lem Big Bite. It has been great.

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#5481316 - 12/16/14 02:12 PM Re: Need a meat grinder [Re: skinnerback]
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Registered: 11/01/12
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Loc: Lubbock, TX
Originally Posted By: skinnerback
1 HP Weston #22 for serious use, it grinds hundreds of lbs a year & ain't no slowin' it down. Have a .25 hp LEM for light use but chokes up like Tony Romo if you push it too hard. grin


Glad to hear the Weston is good, I've been looking at the #12 3/4hp version.
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#5483270 - 12/17/14 10:12 AM Re: Need a meat grinder [Re: Jamesconn]
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Registered: 12/30/12
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Loc: Helotes, Hext
My brother bought that 1 3/4 HP unit from Cabela's (a #42 neck size). That thing is a beast. We did six deer (one was a 278 pound sika) last weekend and that thing wasn't even warmed up yet. 80 pounds to fight with. Way more than needed for a normal hunter.
But he does about 20 deer a year for himself and customers.
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#5483385 - 12/17/14 10:47 AM Re: Need a meat grinder [Re: Simple Searcher]
redchevy Offline
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Registered: 10/25/04
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Loc: Texas
Originally Posted By: Simple Searcher
My brother bought that 1 3/4 HP unit from Cabela's (a #42 neck size). That thing is a beast. We did six deer (one was a 278 pound sika) last weekend and that thing wasn't even warmed up yet. 80 pounds to fight with. Way more than needed for a normal hunter.
But he does about 20 deer a year for himself and customers.


That's what we have as well. It works great. It may be more than needed but we bought once and cried once and it should work fine for the rest of my life and my kids can use it too.
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