Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder Review
Let’s figure this out, if there was a ranking of meat grinders, this Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder would be in the top 1 percentile. I hope this gives you a picture of what caliber of machine we are reviewing here.
This is a heavy duty all-stainless steel made meat grinder that runs on a 750 watts, 1 horse power motor. If you ever envisioned a grinder that can grind literally anything you can think of easily, this is the machine.
Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder is fast and very efficient. It can grind up to 725 pounds of meat per hour.
Amazing, isn’t it? And it is a meat grinder that can be operated by everyone. Easy to use and, it has been designed with the safety of the user highly prioritized.
Table of Contents
- 1 To whom is this product designed for?
- 2 Features of Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder
- 3 Pros
- 4 Cons
- 5 FAQs
- 6 Final Verdict
To whom is this product designed for?
This powerful grinder is a large-load handler. Grinds more in a short span of time. For this reason it is ideal for:
- Commercial food processors
- Chefs in Small to moderate restaurants
- Butchers and game meat
- Housewives who love heavy-duty machines
Features of Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder
Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder has the best features of a high quality, heavy duty machine. It has been built with great precision to give high caliber service efficiently.
The three vary in their diameter sizes, 7/8 inches for the small tube; 11/8 inches for the medium tube and 11/2 inches for the large tube. They enable you make various sausage combinations with ease.
Also, there is a stuffing star and flange to prevent re-grinding of meat when making sausages. A high speed auger used with the snack-stick tube for making snack sticks.
Permanently lubricated motor
It is air-cooled and permanently lubricated for smooth running throughout its course of use.
Grinding plates and a cutting blade
The meat grinder comprises of two stainless steel grinding meats designated as coarse and medium.
The coarse plate has holes measuring 3/10 inches diameter and the medium plate has holes measuring 1/5 inches in diameter.
This makes it possible to grind the right meat texture ideal for various delicacies. There is one grinding knife or the cutting blade made from stainless steel.
The meat grinder comprises oil bathed, all-metal gears. The lubrication make the grinder’s operation quiet and smooth. It also guarantees a extended use of the gears because they are guarded from wearing out easily as a result of friction.
Large stainless steel feeding system
The meat grinder consists of a conveyor kind-of system large enough to ensure that the grinding process proceeds faster and smoothly.
This includes a 3-inches diameter feeding throat that allows continuous flow of meat to the grinder and a 13.5 by 9.25 by 3.5 inches tray or pan that holds the ground meat.
This saves you from frequent replenishment or emptying of the grinder.
- Metal gears make it possible to grind soft bones
- Can be washed in dishwater because all metal parts are made from stainless steel.
- Easy to make snack sticks.
- Has a reverse function switch for un-jamming.
- No need for frequent motor lubrication. Motor is permanently lubricated.
- Slip-resistant rubber feet for stability.
- Has a tray guard for safety
- Easy to assemble and disassemble.
- Can be used to grind game meat.
- It is fast, hence ideal for commercial use.
- Operates smoothly and quietly coz of the lubricated gears.
- Durable and guaranteed longtime of service.
- It is heavy. Weighs 66 pounds.
- Can’t be used to grind strong bones.
Q: Can I wash all the parts in a dishwasher?
Ans: Yes you can. The grinder has all its metal parts made of stainless steel hence can be washed in dishwater, no risk of them tarnishing.
Q: Can I use the Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder to grind frozen meat?
Ans: Well, frozen or not, this machine grinds it all effortlessly.
Q: What parts require lubrication?
Ans: The grinding knife, the auger and grinding plates.
Weston 08-2201-W Number 22 Commercial Meat Grinder is definitely the ultimate meat grinder. Talk of power, speed, and efficiency in one piece of machine.
Though, you might find it more expensive as compared to the rest of the grinders in the market, it is worth it. It outperforms almost every other grinder out there. You can grind meat for home or commercial use, grind bones for your pet and also make sausages.
With a view of its power, you will only need 1 hour utmost to grind over 700 pounds of meat. Enough reason why people find it a great value for their cash.
Summary This is a heavy duty all-stainless steel made meat grinder that runs on a 750 watts, 1 horse power motor. If you ever envisioned a grinder that can grind literally anything you can think of easily, this is the machine.