Strains and purees tomatoes, fruits and vegetables in half the time. Special screw-type action strains food through a screen while separating and expelling skins, seeds and other residue. Improved model now comes with squirt guard to save kitchen cleanup time. A real timesaver in canning and preserving. Easily prepares jams, jellies, baby food, pureed soups, mashed potatoes, strained pumpkin or squash. Made of sturdy cast aluminum with large plastic hopper and plunger. Base clamps to the edge of the table top or counter. Easy to assemble, clean and store. Includes a standard screen for tomatoes, apples and most other foods.