Many people have re-discovered the benefits of dehydrating food. This has prompted Nesco to produce high quality food dehydrators a thing that makes it a preferred brand in the market. For over thirty years, Nesco American Harvest has led in production of food dehydrators. Its units have advanced technologies that are patented and help you dry your food more evenly and faster than its competitors.
Nesco food dehydrators are dishwasher safe and BPA Free! Drying times of Nesco dehydrators may be different depending on various factors, such as: food ammount,humidity, air temperature etc.
Nesco Food Dehydrators Comparison chart
|Trays||5, up to 12||4, up to 12||8||up to 7|
|Warranty||up to 2 years||-||up to 2 years||-|
|Size/Weight||13.8 x 22.1 x 13.9 inches8 pounds||13.5 x 13.8 x 9.8 inches ; 7.2 pounds||15.2 x 10.2 x 15.6 inches ; 9.9 pounds||14.1 x 14.2 x 9.2 inches ; 4.9 pounds|
|additional features||Includes recipe book, 2 solid sheets, 2 mesh sheets, and 3 jerky spice packetsFlavors don’t mix; no need to rotate trays; opaque exterior blocks harmful lights||Patented Converga-Flow action for fast dryinDries food in hours, not daysPrecision drying for best quality||printed guidelines on motor housingdishwasher-safe partsAir-circulation system ensures fast, even drying; no need to rotate trays
|Fan forced radial air flow means no tray rotation neededClear top to monitor the drying process|
Reviews of the Top Models of Nesco dehydrators:
Nesco Professional FD-75PR food dehydrator
Comes with 700 watts of power for faster food drying time. With this food dehydrator, you don’t have to turn around the trays after every hour to get the best results because it has a handy and even drying system.
- Comes with a patented Converga
- Has an modifiable thermostat that ranges within 95 and 160 degrees
- Its drying power is 700 watts and is accompanied by a fan that is mounted on top
- Comprises 5 trays but has the capacity to expand to 12
- Includes a Sheet that rolls fruits, jerky spice and several cure packets
- Has a Vita-Save external made of modern granite
Has the capacity to dehydrate vegetables meat and fresh fruits. It has a flat surface that provides a substantial drying area. This dehydrator is well designed to deliver efficient drying services without compromising quality of foods being dried. The dehydrator comes in an assembled state which is an added convenience.
- A thermostat that can be adjusted
- It has a bail handle that helps you remove the unit’s power head.
- It has a 2400 rpm fan and a 700 watts powered motor
- Its attachments are four to eight in number, which comprise of trays that are break resistant and a dish washer.
- It is white in color weighing close to 9.3 pounds.
- Its measurements are 14.5 inches in length, 14.5 inches in width and 9.63inches in height.
This is by far the best food dehydrator in the market. The unit has an adjustable power thermostat that enables it to easily dry other types of foods without turning them into powder or crisping them too much. With it, you can dehydrate chicken meat steak, ground beef, and turkey’s meat. It is a preferred choice because it runs quietly and is easily cleaned. The best way to wash it is to first soak the trays in hot and soapy water for one minute.
- Has a square shape design that allows the jerky made to be evenly and flat dried.
- Its drying space has an extra 200 square inches
- Includes four trays and can enlarge to accommodate eight more
- Comprises of break-resistant trays that are dishwasher-safe
- Has a 2400 RPM fan and a700 watts motor that is fast
- The unit had a converge-flow drying system for even heat distribution
- Its contains a thermostat that is adjustable for consistent results
- Has a bail handle to easily remove its power head