This DIY solar food dehydrator is just the job if you like dehydrated food. We dehydrate our food for various reasons, for preservative reasons and for some great healthy snacks are but a few uses. You can purchase dood dehydrators but for all of you diy fans the following is a fabulous tutorial on how to build your own. The great thing about this project is that all materials used are from a recycled source!
Thin Ply Wood (Body)
4 2.5′ Long 2″ x 4″s
10 feet of 2″ x 2″ wood (Braces and drying shelf support)
A Window (20″ x 23 1/8″) or a suitable slab of clear plastic.
Screen (For covering vents)
Stretchable Cloth/Material. We used stalkings. (For drying rack)
A Hook & String (To fasten the rear door)
Caulk (For perfectionists)
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For those of you who are really keen and would like to build your own really professional solar food dehydrator then the article on the next page is a superb project