The Chard #8 Hand Grinder is built of heavy-duty tin-coated cast iron for years of dependable service. Unit has an over-sized thumb screw that easily attaches or removes handle. The poly handle is easier to clean and won't split or splinter. Includes 3/16" grinding plate adapter 3 nozzles for links sausages and bratwursts. Disassembles for quick and easy clean-up.