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Old 01-27-2019, 02:11 PM   #1
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Looking for new juicer. Used to have breville years ago. Not sure about it nowadays.
Please advice.

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Old 02-04-2019, 08:33 PM   #2
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Old 02-04-2019, 08:43 PM   #3
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I wish I could offer some advice, but I don't have a juicer. I don't have any Breville products, either, but my parents do. It seems to be a good brand.

I just did a quick search, and Bon Appetite seems to like the Breville.



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Old 02-04-2019, 10:44 PM   #4
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I don't have any up to date advice on juicers. We were reasonably happy with a Braun juicer, back in the 1970s. Only thing we didn't like was the plastic mesh filter. The thing that caught the pulp and kept it out of the juice. It was a nuisance to wash and they broke and had to be replaced regularly. But, carrot juice, from the big, fat, extra sweet carrots was delightful.
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Old 02-05-2019, 12:49 PM   #5
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I have a Green Life GF 1000. Twin gear, masticating, slow juicer, can do other things but I don't, and it works very well, with one caveat. The two masticating gears have timing marks, and it can be assembled for use with the timing marks misaligned...and break. Not for the mechanically disinclined.
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Old 02-14-2019, 10:25 AM   #6
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Mark wanted a juicer so I bought him one for his birthday a few years ago. It got used once. Noisy, hard to clean, takes up too much space, too many parts.
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Old 02-17-2019, 05:08 PM   #7
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Just given an Omega VRT350. I was told it quit running, if I could fix it it's mine. They put the top on wrong, it works fine. Just juiced a couple bunches of cilantro and some celery. As good a quality juice as my Green Star GS1000, dry pulp, easier to clean, smaller footprint.
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Old 05-04-2019, 07:27 PM   #8
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I gave up on electric juicers, they tend to bite into the pith and make the juice bitter. Instead I got a squeeze juicer with a huge handle (lotsa leverage for this below-average-sized gal). Perfect juice, every time. I got it from TheWebstaurantStore (dot com)

Of course that won't be helpful to you if you want to juice something other than citrus.
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Old 05-06-2019, 10:39 AM   #9
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Thank you everybody. Got new Breville. It was on sale. Love it.
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Old 05-06-2019, 11:32 AM   #10
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I am still using the green Jade glass juicer that was my mother's. Never fails me. I have finally learned. If I have to plug it in, I don't need it. And besides, I am trying to build up the strength in my hands and arms.

Right now my arms look like they came off a very small doll. Being skinny is not all it is cracked up to be.
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