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Hard Shell Nutcracker

Item #1036455
14 reviews
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Black walnut tree owners have a love/hate relationship with their harvest. You love to eat them but you hate to try to crack them open. This nutcracker does the job.

  • Made of heavy 1/2" plated steel with a 5/8"OD x 21"L steel handle
  • Provides plenty of leverage - Adjust to crack any size nut
  • Mount vertically or horizontally in a permanent spot or mount on a board for portability
  • Includes 2 mounting lag bolts
  • 4-1/2 lb.
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HARD SHELL NUTCRACKER DESCRIPTION
"Well made, works great. Makes shelling black walnuts faster and easier..."
Perfect for the toughest walnuts, our customers say. Read more reviews below.

Customer Reviews of Hard Shell Nutcracker
Product Rating: 4.9 out of 5.0(14 reviews)
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- 7/14/2015
said: Rob
"This is the only nutcracker that I know of that will crack black walnuts. It does take an effort because the shells are so hard. I cut out a plastic 1/2 gal milk container to fit around the cracking area to keep the nut from exploding like a grenade all over the place."
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- 9/18/2014
said: rich
"I have used this cracker since 2005. this year I was given a pail of Texas pecans to crack. I screwed the adjusting screw down to fit the pecans. It worked great. The meat was coming out in 2 pieces and some were whole nuts. The adjustment screw makes it adapt to several kinds of nuts. A great product. Has saved many smashed fingers and thumbs. "
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- 3/13/2014
said: julie comer
"This is an amazing black walnut cracker...I ordered this to crack walnuts for my 93 year old dad since he can't crack them anymore...it worked!!!"
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- 11/21/2013
said: Anonymous User
"This is a very great nutcracker. It is very easy to use. It cracks the toughest walnuts I have with very little pressure. This will save me lots of time cracking. Really love it and would recommend it to anyone. Tried the clothe over it like others suggested and no more flying shells."
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- 1/25/2012
said: sylvia perryman
"The nut cracker works just like its described to work. There was no problem with mounting on a board. I am looking forward to many years of use."
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- 11/18/2011
said: JamesA
"Had this cracker for aprox. 1 month. It's great, however you might as well plan on getting some catch hooks 1/4" x 1-1/4 because you'll be needing them. I've already done 42 pints and more to go. A great device but like anything else maintenance may be required."
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- 3/22/2014
said: Hannah
"I'll add to the many voices--this is a much-needed tool and it works like a charm. I put my hand around the walnut as I crush it to keep the shards from flying everywhere!"
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- 12/1/2009
said: Dianne
"Finally found the product I was looking for. Exceptional in cracking black walnuts. Very easy to use. Great product!"
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- 10/28/2009
said: sharon
"wonderful product,very well made makes cracking black walnuts so easy.well worth the price"
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- 12/10/2012
said: Anonymous User
"This is a very powerful nutcracker and can easily crack black walnuts. It remains a messy job, however, best performed outdoors. I used to use a hammer, which caused widespread spray of shell fragments. With this device, you can lightly cup one hand close to the nut, and contain most of the loose bits. It's also more sanitary than using a hammer on pavement. You get best results if you insert the nut vertically, and stop cracking as soon as you hear the initial crack."
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