I love this product! It dries fruit and vegetables very quickly and is a very nice size. I only have the 4 trays it came with plus the solid piece for doing fruit roll ups but I would recommend getting a couple of additional trays if you do a lot of drying at once. The only thing I would add is an on/off switch in the unit. The unit needs to be plugged and unplugged to turn it on and off which is somewhat a hassle, especially since you can't see inside. The trays and the base are solid and not clear so protect what you are drying from the light which is fine. However, this requires that in order to see if the items are done you need to lift the top and without an on/off switch you have to unplug it to shut the power off. Otherwise this product is excellent and I got it for a great price on Overstocks!
I bought this to save money on dog treats and I know I will have no regrets. Used it for the first time last weekend and love it. Made chicken jerky for my dog and he was practically jumping on the counters to get some. Never had a food dehydrator before so have none to compare it to. You will not regret purchasing this, especially if you have a dog.
I bought this product to make chicken jerky for my dog. He loves chicken jerky and the products on the shelves were made in China. There has been some negative reviews for the jerky made in China so I decided to try my hand. My first attempt at making the jerky turned out to be a good experience. Good Product.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? no difference
Please tell us about the quality of the product. very good
How accurate was the on site description of the product? very accurate
Does it include the trays or are they purchased separately? Is there a fruit leather screen that can be purchased?auntie02 on Dec 12, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello auntie02, the Nesco American Harvest FD-61 Snackmaster Encore Dehydrator/ Jerky Maker includes 4 trays but can operate up to 12 trays. There are additional trays and screens that can be purchased. Hope this information was helpful. Thank you for shopping with us!overstockcustomercare1 on Dec 16, 2013
Hello xtine77, we appreciate your inquiry. This item comes with (4) trays, but is expandable to (12) trays. We hope you have found this information helpful. Thank you for shopping with us. Have great day!overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 3, 2013
Hello, eem1963. Hope your day is going well. This item does come with a user manual that contains several recipes inside. Thank you for shopping with us and please feel free to contact us again with any further questions.
overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 3, 2013
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