5 Qrt - 8" (20 cm) OMAC Torchietto Stainless Steel Press - This product will squeeze liquids from solids with a press system. Ideal for squeezing tomatoes, olives, eggplant and grapes, however can be used to press water from any soft fruit or vegetable.
Stainless steel pressing basket and pail, with an attached drainpipe. The fruit and vegetable presser contains a perforated basket and a threaded pole with a metal press plate and an external drain spout. Turn the triple handled counter clockwise to raise the pressing plate and turn the handle clockwise to press. Please note for extra fine seeds you will require a cheese cloth be put inside the perforated basket. Shipped fully assembled and ready for use.
This product will squeeze liquids from solids with a ratchet style press system. These are mainly used for soft fruits and vegetables. Olives can be pressed, but may need to be crushed before proper olive oil extraction can proceed. Please note, for fruits and vegetables with extra fine seeds you will require a cheese cloth or bag be put inside the perforated basket.
How to Use OMAC’s Vegetable Press Machine:
- Prepare food of choice and have a bowl/container ready under drain pipe to collect pressed liquids
- Place food in the removable perforated basket that is contained in the body of the unit and ensure the metal press plate is at its highest position
- Place perforated basket filled with food under the metal press plate
- Turn handle so the metal press plate winds down the threaded metal pole and presses food
- Compressed food liquid will drain out of the spout and into the bowl/container
5 Quarts - 8" (20 cm )
- Total unit height: 16" - 42 cm
- Basket wide: 8" - 20 cm
- Basket height: 7" - 18 cm