The Crusher, Pacific Precision Metals Aluminum Can Compactor
The Aluminum Can Crusher, All 12 And 16 Ounce Cans, Pacific Precision Metals Aluminum Can Compactor, Sturdy All Steel Construction
What We Like
- Instantly crushes all 12- and 16-ounce cans to about 1 inch that saves space
- Crusher has a sturdy all-steel construction that makes it durable
- Comes with a pull handle that makes it easy to crush a can
- Size of the crusher may be small
Results of our analysis:
We analyzed 26,008 reviews for 74 products in the Can Crushers category.
We then analyzed 3,514 reviews for this product. Of these, 6 reviews were recent.
Around 76% of reviews were positive and about 17% were negative.
9.68 out of 10, based on these factors:
What buyers say about The Crusher, Pacific Precision Metals Aluminum Can Compactor
I put them in the base with the rough side of the can facing the padding and it made a big difference in the amount of crushing of the can.
If the cans pop out while you are in the middle of crushing, slow the speed down. Its not a race to see who can crush the fastest.
I mounted it inside of the door to the basement, in order to protect the wall, after reading a few reviews.
I have bought this can crushing machine many times at stores. If you have a lot of can drinkers in your house, it's a good idea to get a can crushing machine.
I use teflon spray on the inside side walls of the compactor to keep the crushing mechanism running smoothly, and it is amazing how many crushed cans you can fit into a regular recycle bin.
Is it possible to use this without mounting it to a surface?
It is almost impossible to crush the can if it is not dented a bit. I am very petite and not very strong, but I have no problem using the crusher on our countertop with a dented can.
Is it possible that it can crush 16 oz cans?
The arm doesn't raise high enough for a 16 oz can when mounted as instructed. You need to secure a piece of 2x4 behind the base to hold it up.
Will this be able to crush 8 oz aluminum cans, like the slim Dr. pepper cans?
I would bet the little slim cans would be a piece of cake, because we crush the large cans with ease.
Cans of 24oz fit this machine?
I don't drink 24s often but every now and again one of my drinks in in one will do a 24oz Can, you just need to crush the can a little before you put it in.
I need a can crushing machine that can crush cans.
It is not possible to design a manual can crushing machine to crush food cans.