homemade sausage stuffer

Discussion in 'Sausage' started by gcamper, Aug 6, 2014.

  1. gcamper

    gcamper Newbie

    I am working on building a sausage stuffer. I have a 5 foot section of schedule 80 6 inch cpvc, and all the fittings required. I have my water port at the one end and all of the other end complete. Now I am working on the piston. I have a friend with a lathe and I got a piece of 6 inch round nylon stock to turn down to fit the ID of the pipe. Can anyone help me in determining the clearances for the piston. How much clearance should I have for the piston, and what should the o-ring size be. The ID of the pipe is 5.8 inches. Please help. Thanks
     
  2. daveomak

    daveomak Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

  3. driedstick

    driedstick Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Did you get this built yet?? would like to see some pics if so. 

    Good luck

    DS
     

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