It is a combined machine that can cut meat, poultry and fish to cubes, strips or slices as shown in Fig.


Fig. Meat cubes, and strips

Related to its main function, sometimes the equipment is called meat cuber or meat dicer. Also some manufacturers are fabricating this equipment for one function only (dicing or stripping). Cutting mechanism is nearly the same as for vegetable cutter.

Fig. Multi-purpose meat cutter – FOODLOGISTIK – GERMANY

Selection factors:

Materials (stainless steel), number of functions (cubing, stripping, slicing, etc.), number of grids, number of knives, type of product feed (continuous or stepping or both), motor power, safety controls, etc. See market example.

Market example:

As shown in Fig., electric multi-purpose meat cutter with: stainless steel heavy duty structure, suitable for butchery shops, super markets, central kitchens, etc. Professional cutting of meat, poultry, fish, vegetable and cheese into cubes, strips or slices. Visual signal for loading readiness, Capacity 1100 kg/hr, up to 560 cuts per minute, loading chamber dims. 96 x 96 x 310 mm, adjustable cutting length 0 to 45 mm (step less), total power 2.6 KW – 400 Volts, provided with one knife & one grid, optionally can be provided with the following:

Stainless steel grids sizes: 4 x 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 10 , 13 , 15 , 18 , 22 , 30 and 45 x 45 mm
·        Two-Three- and Four blade knives: especially suitable for cutting wafer thin slices.
·        Selector switch for continuous or stepper feed.
Note: continuous feed for thin slices, stepper feed for perfect cubes.
·        Gradated grid: sizes 4×4, 6×6 mm – for perfectly diced small cubes.
·        Serrated blades: advantageous with slightly frozen product.
·        Cheese grid: available in different models
·        Multi-grid set: one set for 4 different cuts
·        Spacer frame plus half grid for cutting strips.
Overall dims 1300 x 660 x 1115 mm height, net weight 260 kg, Model Classic 96 , manufactured by “Foodlogistik“- Germany. (See manufacturers’ directory for more information about this company).