The Open Country Meat Grinder is an outstanding value for lighter duty processing. Its 380 Watt motor delivers 40 ft./lbs of torque allowing it to grind 2.9 lbs of Meat per minute. The oversized die-cast hopper holds up to 5 lbs. of Meat. This Meat Grinder is perfect for processing venison and other wild game into sausage, hamburger and other ground Meat. Also works great for making jerky, spreads and appetizers. Included with the Meat Grinder; a stainless steel cutting blade and three stainless steel grinding plates, 2 sausage stuffer tubes (one with 3/4 in. Opening and one with a 1 in. Opening), a wrench and food pusher. The grinding plates include a 1/2 in. , a 1/4 in. and a 1/8 in. plate. The auger is reversible and it comes apart for easy cleaning.