Large cheese Press plastic and steel
This press will press two of the hard cheese moulds as sold in our shop and included in our cheese making kits.
11;The base and top are made from 12mm Nat polypropylene. The studding and nut are 10mm stainless steel. The spring is also stainless steel.
11;The following data is useful when pressing cheese:
11;The spring is 53mm without compression.
When it is compressed to 30mm it gives 19.5lb or 8.87kg pressure per spring.
When it is compressed to 20mm it gives 28lb or 12.75kg pressure per spring.
When it is compressed to 17mm (just before solid), it gives 30.6lb or 13.86kg pressure per spring.