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Are attachments for a KitchenAid K5 compatible with the K55?

Are attachments for a KitchenAid K5 stand mixer compatible with the K55? In particular the Hobart KitchenAid Grain Mill.

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That would be incorrect. If the attachment is for a hobart kitchenaid mixer then it will fit all models of kitchenaid mixers including the brand new pro series because the attachment port and drive gear has not been changes since 1925 or 6 when it was first introduce by the Hobart company.

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All attachments made by KitchenAid or even back to KitchenAid made by Hobart will fit into the attachment hub on the top of your mixer, This dates back to about the 1920's. They will fit and work on your mixer.

The older grain mill attachments made by Hobart are fantastic and hard to find. But thanks to KitchenAid any attachment (except the icecream maker) are universal to ALL models of KitchenAid mixers.

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Kitchenaid stand mixer attachments are considered universal, which means compatible with all mixers. However, all Hobart attachments pre-date the new motors of Kitchenaid and would not be compatible with Kitchenaid mixers.

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