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Costas

mixer

Hi i ve seen a professional mixer which has an extra scraper bar which turning while the dough hook stil operating can anybody enlight me?Tank you all in advance.

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PaulZ

Hi,

This is the dough breaker bar (if it is a spiral dough mixer.) Otherwise dough would simply wrap itself around the spiral and turn around and around. The breaker bar separates and folds the dough.

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Costas

thank you guys for your help!

 

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Costas

thanks johnr55!