Waring MG800 Meat Grinder Overview
If you have previously used a hand grinder and you hunt and butcher animals such as deer, the Waring MG-800 Pro professional meat grinder is well worth a careful look. If you plan to be processing one or two deer a year then a hand grinder might still be fine. However, if you are planning to process more you should seriously consider buying the Waring Pro MG 800 to save yourself time and hard work, as well as produce excellent results.
The Waring MG800 meat grinder is particularly suitable for making sausages and grinding meat in the home, giving a professional quality often only found with commercial grinder products at commercial grinder prices. The food-loading hopper is large and is strong enough for large loads and is run with a powerful motor. Operating the Waring MG800 meat grinder is straight forward and intuitive with a simple on/off control function and a handy reverse function that allows you to extract meat if you experience a jam. The Waring MG800 is able to be dismantled and hand washed easily. The grinder parts can be easily cleaned ready for future use without the risk of leaving any waste inside. The outer casing is made of brushed stainless steel that can be cleaned after use, quickly and easily.
Features of the Waring MG-800 professional meat grinder
- Special accessories for making homemade sausages
- 3 grinding plates for grinding both meat and vegetables
- Five year motor warranty with limitations
- Commercial class 450 watt peak power motor
- One year appliance warranty with limitations
- Easy to clean after use
The Waring Pro MG 800 gets good marks from reviewers. As an example, one of the most negative reviews was in fact positive with the reviewer giving the Waring meat grinder 3 marks out of 5 but writing in his text that he actually rates it 4 out of 5. The vast majority of reviewers agree that the Waring MG-800 Pro price performance ratio is excellent. It is considered by many to be the top of the range of home use meat grinders before the user would need to step up to commercial meat grinders at commercial meat grinder prices, to get better performance.
One of the real positive points about the Waring Pro MG 800 is that it does exactly what it says on the label. Well constructed and robust, it will handle a production run of 20 lbs of sausages easily within 30 minutes. Correctly fed, the grinder just gets on with its job and does not get clogged up.
The correct usage of the Waring MG-800 and careful cleaning will result in years of full satisfactory use. Pay particular attention to the blades and plates made of carbon steel; they must be washed thoroughly and dried carefully to avoid rusting. Overall, it’s a more than superior meat grinder in its price bracket.