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Old 02-28-2009, 04:07 AM   #1
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Is having a 3 roller mill worth another $40 over a 2 roller mill. I'm considering the Monster Mill MM-3 or MM-2. Any advice?

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Old 02-28-2009, 04:10 AM   #2
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I've crushed over 75, 10-gallon batches with my Barley Crusher with absolutely no issues. Ready out of the box and no assembly required.

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Old 02-28-2009, 04:29 AM   #3
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+1 to the Barley Crusher. It's a simple 2 roller mill that will last you a lifetime.
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Old 03-02-2009, 03:20 PM   #4
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The 3 roller design is great for hard grains like wheat. The first gap is wider so it gives a light crush making hard grains easier to feed. The second pair of rollers finishes the job. It is basically the same as a double crush in one pass. I love mine.

If you use a lot of wheat of other hard grains the 3rd roller is nice to have.
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