How to Build a Homemade Fruit Press

How to build a homemade fruit press from scratch, includes materials list and step-by-step instructions.

The tray (holding a partly assembled hopper) is installed. A lip fastened to the tray bottom goes over the lower press support (sturdy cast iron, but boxed in with plywood to hold it in place better than the screw mounts supplied). The rear of the tray will be slipped up into the notch cut into the rear leg and held in place with more threaded rod.