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Food dehydrator recommendations
May 4, 2011
10:22 pm
Eastern Maine
Super Chicken
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Thanks for the input. I just went online at Amazon and looked at customer comments and most of them were negative for the Ronco. It looks like the Nesco one has better features and is not that much more expensive. So guess I'll forget the thrift shop one, even thought I hate to pass up a bargain.

Maybe I'll get a new one at Christmas time! (Hint, hint, to DH)

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May 5, 2011
5:26 am
Spencer, WV
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Coming in late on this but… I love my Excalibur 9 tray.  They come (or at least used to) be offered without the thermostat but I HIGHLY recommend getting the thermostat.  Mine also came with a 150 page manual called “How to Preserve It Naturally II” and it has the settings for the Excalibur for drying everything.  It also has instructions for yogurt and other uses.  I've had mine for years and it works great.  I just made fresh goat milk yogurt in it yesterday.

May 5, 2011
7:28 am
Leah's Mom
Northern Indiana
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Anyone using a dehydrator with stainless steel shelves and interior?  I hate the idea of heating things on plastic shelves inside a plastic lined interior so I've been trying to decide between the ones out there that are stainless steel.

So…anyone using one of the stainless steel models?  Any recommendations?

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