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The Making Centre Ceramics Studio VPM-30 Vacuum Pugger Mixer VPM-30 Maximum Batch Capacity*: 85 pounds Pugging Rate: 800 lbs. per hour Mixing Rate: 240 lbs. per hour Dimensions: 46″L x 24″W x 33″H Crated Weight: Aluminum Version – 410 lbs. (Ships LTL Trucking) Hopper Door Size: 8″ x 8″ Pug Size: 3″ round Electrical: 1.5 HP 1-phase, 16 amps at 120 volts, 8.5 amps at 240V Vacuum Pump: 1/2 HP (Included; operates off main electrical) *Max Batch Capacity may vary depending on material density and moisture content 3