Use Car Power to Grind Meat (Dec, 1932)

Use Car Power to Grind Meat
NOW you can operate your meat chopper, ice cream freezer, apple parer, or practically any other device turned by a crank without work or worry, thanks to the simple idea of an Illinois inventor. A strap iron strip just long enough to fasten between rim bolts on opposite sides of the car wheel is made. The shaft of the device to be operated is then attached to the center of the strap.
All that remains is to jack up the rear wheel, start up the motor and let ‘er rip. The picture below shows the arrangement in operation. It’s handy for picnics where much food has to be prepared outdoors. Naturally the shaft of the food chopper must be practically in line with the hub of the wheel.

  1. Stannous says: July 15, 20068:32 pm

    Mmmm… nothing like that fresh exhaust flavor to give your fresh ground burgers that something special taste.

  2. MAKE: Blog says: July 16, 200611:16 am

    Use car power to grind meat…

    Use your car to grind meats, Modern Mechanix 1932 – Link…….

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