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Old 08-04-2010, 08:44 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by Phaedra View Post
I keep strict Kashrut therefore a stick blender that has been used with anything dairy cannot be used for, say, blending chicken soup, and vice versa.

I also have one that is parve, ie isn't used for anything either dairy or meat, such as blending vegetable soups.
Thanks for explaining.

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Old 08-09-2010, 02:01 PM   #22
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Braun. Ours, though getting old now, takes a lot of effort our of blending, and the make is as tough as nails.

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Old 08-19-2010, 09:34 PM   #23
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I have a kitchenaid which I really really like.... here it is
Amazon.com: KitchenAid KHB100ER Hand Blender, Empire Red: Home & Garden
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Old 08-20-2010, 09:14 AM   #24
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anyone have any experience with the magic bullet?
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Old 08-20-2010, 12:47 PM   #25
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Originally Posted by mikeivb View Post
anyone have any experience with the magic bullet?
I have an imitation Magic Bullet which is ideal for what I wanted it for, BUT the O-ring gasket on the flat blade section disintegrated into my smoothie after just two uses.

Amazon US [or rather one of their marketplace traders] sells all spares - packs of four O-rings, spare blades, extra goblets etc. Magic Bullet themselves sell a pack of extras, but I don't think they sell the O-ring gaskets, which are the things most likely to need replacing, but at $1.99 for a pack of four through Amazon that's not a problem.

Well it is for me, as they don't supply outside the US.
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Old 08-20-2010, 04:08 PM   #26
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Braun is great!

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