The Maximus R16x12 is a true work horse! With initial grind rates reaching an eye popping 22,000 lbs/hr*, your only concern is keeping the hopper full. The Maximus R16x12 comes equipped with the industry’s largest and strongest gearbox; the Hercules 16123 Gearbox. The Hercules 16123 Gearbox is capable of accommodating a staggering 200hp motor to maximize your coarse grinding operation. The Maximus R16x12 is suited to handle tempered product, bone, fresh, and animal by-product. Constructed of Rome, Ltd. High Tensile Strength Carbon Steel or stainless steel; the Maximus R16x12 will not let you down. If your needs require a North American made monster, the Maximus R16x12 will certainly meet and exceed your expectations.