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Old 06-13-2013, 04:18 PM   #1
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Hello everyone,
This may be a silly question but I want to make sure I get the right one if I end up buying one. Is this the Corona mill that people are using?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00..._email_1p_1_ti

I've been doing AG for awhile now and want to get into grinding my own grain but have a pretty tight budget. This one for sale is usually $100 but it's down to $27 now so I want to jump on it if it's the right one.

What do you think?

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Old 06-13-2013, 04:23 PM   #2
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Someone else will likely chime in, but I'm fairly certain the Victoria mill is being used by a number of people.


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Old 06-13-2013, 04:28 PM   #3
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That is a commonly used one and afaik the Victory is one of many Corona "style" mills. I have one that looks exactly the same. I got it for a Christmas present so I don't know which mine is and I threw out the box a long time ago.

BTW those are ALWAYS available in the $25 - $35 range

 
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Old 06-13-2013, 04:39 PM   #4
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Thanks, guys. I appreciate the quick feedback.

 
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Old 06-13-2013, 08:38 PM   #5
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They are typically in the $25-35 range however they typically do not come with free shipping. Shipping is pretty high on those due to weight. I was going to purchase one earlier this year and after shipping the total would have been close to $65. I went ahead and bought a cheap roller mill instead.

 
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Old 06-14-2013, 02:46 AM   #6
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Yup, that's the one.
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Old 06-14-2013, 02:47 AM   #7
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That's the same one I've got. Works great.

 
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Old 06-14-2013, 03:14 AM   #8
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Yep, as others have already indicated, that's a Corona-type mill.
If you use eBay and are patient, you can usually find one for around that price with shipping in a week or so.

 
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Old 06-14-2013, 05:09 AM   #9
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Ordered it today with Amazon Prime free shipping and I should have it on my doorstep sometime on Friday. Looking forward to grinding my own grain. Now to do some research on a bigger hopper build and station for it.

Thanks again everybody.

 
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Old 06-14-2013, 05:27 AM   #10
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That's not a victoria mill, it's a Chinese knockoff. Victoria mills are made in Columbia I believe.



 
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