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  1. CoastalEmpireWine

    New basket press question

    i just received my very first basket press. I was cleaning it off today and as I was drying it if I noticed a black oil like residue that smells metallic on the rag. Is this machining oil? Is there a way to remove out so I do not contaminate my wine? I wasn't given any instruction besides to...
  2. Samthedionisian

    Basket press hydraulic fluid

    About a month ago my wife and I were attempting to move a large basket press out of our winery. The central threaded beam is taller than the doorway opening so the only way to do this is by very precariously tipping it back with one person bearing most of the weight and another steering it. It...