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Old 03-14-2013, 11:37 PM   #1
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ISO advice/tips on buying a mandolin

Want to buy a mandolin. Any recommendations? do not want to spend more than $100.00 thanks


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Old 03-15-2013, 12:41 AM   #2
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Welcome to Discuss cooking ataylor.

It would be hard to beat the quality or price of this one...free shipping too.

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Old 03-15-2013, 06:02 AM   #3
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I have a Borner. Awesome.

Amazon.com: Swissmar Borner V-1001 V-Slicer Plus Mandoline 6 Piece Set: Kitchen & Dining
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Old 03-15-2013, 07:24 AM   #4
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I have one of these and it does a very good job. It's not as adjustable/versatile as a mandolin but it's also half the price.
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Old 03-15-2013, 07:27 AM   #5
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That is what I have.

Mine is over 20 years old and still works fine.

Be careful how you store it and who can get at it!
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Old 03-15-2013, 08:07 AM   #6
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We had a discussion on this recently. Check this out: Mandolin

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