- Joined Apr 9, 2010
I have been on the lookout for some equipment so I can start making my own sausage. I found a used commercial Anvil (Vollrath) model #0012 that is about 5 years old from a lady here in town. I'm not familiar with the name, but from what I've read online, it is supposed to be a good grinder / sausage stuffer. I have her talked down to $300 for it, sells for around $650 new. Does anyone have experience with this brand? Is it better to get a cheaper grinder and seperate vertical sausage stuffer? She says it stuffs sausage great and only used it once for an elk. I wont be making lots and lots of sausage...just enough for my family of 4 and a few gatherings throughout the year....i'm guessing about 50 - 100 lbs a year. Any suggestions are appreciated.