Make your own ground beef at home with this Nesco food grinder. Choose from the three stainless steel grinding plates for fine, medium or coarsely ground meat. This 500W Nesco food grinder has an oversize die-cast hopper that holds up to 3 pounds of meat and a sausage stuffer for easily making your own wieners or bratwurst. 500 Watt Motor This unit offers dependable performance with the power to grind, shred, and fill sausage casings allowing you to make your own variety of sausages, ground meat, sandwich spreads, and relishes. Power indicator light, forward and reverse speeds and an easy to remove #5 grinder head Provide easy and comfortable use. Three Grinding Plates Use for fine, medium, and coarse. Stainless Steel Cutting Blade Works great for grinding meat for you to make jerky, your own sandwich spread, relish, and appetizers.