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Alard Equipment Corporation, 6483 Lake Avenue, Williamson, New York 14589, 315-589-4511 (phone), 315-589-3871 (fax)

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An Olney model 1 trimmer for radishes and onions, a continuous semi-automatic topper-tailer tip and butt cutter, for trimming the ends off of small onions suchas shallots, and/or radishes.


  • Cutting blades automatically adjust to the size of the product being cut with in it's size range, reducing waste by assuring close trimming of stem and root ends regardless of the various lengths of the stems.

  • Manufacturer rated as easily fed at a rate of 80 onions or radishes per minute, for 1 inch to 1.75 inch diameter product.

  • Stainless steel guides center the product to further assure efficient cutting.

  • 27 inch wide by 55 inch long by 9 inch deep product infeed hopper.

  • 35 inch long operator loading section.

  • Food grade construction, stainless steel frame and shrouding.

  • Stainless steel control box with starters.

  • Safety interlock switch on front cover cuts power to the machine if the access door is opened.


A continuous semiautomatic machine, the operator places the product in the feed fingers which are on an endless chain. These pass through two circular knives that adjust themselves automatically to the different size product, permitting the same amount to be cut off each onion, shallot, or radish, regardless of size, with a minimum of waste. Product may be placed in the feed fingers without regard to which side either the stem or root end is facing, as long as they are oriented from side-to-side.

As of this writing, this radish and onion trimmer is in stock at Alard, in EXCELLENT operational, mechanical, electrical, and cosmetic condition, ready to go and available for immediate shipment.

At the time of this writing we also have an Olney radish and onion trimmer-FEED-CONVEYOR, Alard item reference Y1520, available (separately) in stock designed and configured to deliver product to this onion trimmer.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your particular onion trimming machine needs...

Alard item reference #:Y1519

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This page contains a single entry by Michael C. Shults, Alard Equipment Corp published on February 22, 2018 1:02 PM.

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