"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Beef, Pork, Lamb & Venison > Beef
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 02-15-2008, 02:56 PM   #1
Master Chef
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: E. Pa.
Posts: 8,281
Grinder question for Ask-A-Butcher

Just got the grinder, my question : Is the Hopper plate suppose to just sit there loosely? No way to tighten it? I would think the hopper plate would move all over the place when pushing food into it. Not much of a manual came with it either. Any tips on using this ?

__________________

__________________
LadyCook61 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2008, 03:20 PM   #2
Senior Cook
 
Ask-A-Butcher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Ft. Myers, Fl
Posts: 345
My hopper plate fits over the top of the shaft as pictured below


And I've never had a problem with it. It may move a bit from left to right as you are working it, but it wasn't enough of a pain for me to think about. You could possibly form a type of gasket around the shaft with some aluminum foil and place the hopper over it. That might help to an extent.
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]Ask-A-Butcher

"Culture is what your butcher would have if he were a surgeon."
Mary Pettibone Poole
Ask-A-Butcher is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:41 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.