The cutting disc is so powerful that pineapple can be juiced in large chunks with the rind on.The easy-to-assemble parts can all be placed on the top shelf of the dishwasher (with the exception of the electrical base) for quick and easy clean-up.The dual speed motor can extract an 8 oz (250 ml) glass of juice in 5 seconds. Harder fruits and vegetables such as apples and beets can be juiced on high speed. Low speed is optimal for softer fruits and leafy green vegetables such as cantaloupe and spinach. * Please note: we made a typographical error in our recent catalog. The price reflected above is the correct price.