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Post  bnoles Sat Sep 14, 2013 1:15 pm

After much consideration and having fun with my water bath canner this summer, I decided to get serious and order a pressure caner.  This one has a weighted 5/10/15 steam release jiggler sold separately which I ordered at the same time.  This model also doubles as a water bath canner so I can eliminate the other one and save space. Did I do okay with my selection in that price range?  

I look forward to expanding my horizons with this addition. Very Happy 

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Post  CapeCoddess Sat Sep 14, 2013 1:33 pm

Dang! Looks like a great deal to me. It's a beauty! What a Face  I like that you can pressure cook with it also.

I can a lot of beans with mine. The dried ones are so cheap. And the cooker makes super fast soup stocks.

Betcha can't wait til it shows up! Very Happy 

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Post  bnoles Sat Sep 14, 2013 2:26 pm

Thanks for the encouraging comment CC. Yes.... I must say that I am anxious to see it arrive and already thinking about my first potential projects Very Happy 
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Post  sanderson Sat Sep 14, 2013 2:53 pm

Bought mine off eBay, like new. It's still waiting for me to use it, but now that I have the Blue Book, no excuses!
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Post  littlejo Sat Sep 14, 2013 5:18 pm

Same 1 I got! It works great! Order yourself another canning rack, I found 1 at a garage sale. No one knew what it was for. You can stack your jars(pint and 1/2 pint) and do twice as much. I water bathed 1/2 pints apple sauce, I think 25 jars at one time.
First time pressure canning can be scary, but you will like it as time goes on.
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Post  bnoles Sat Sep 14, 2013 5:34 pm

Yep... got my blue book in hand too Sanderson

Great idea on the additional rack littlejo, I'll be on the lookout for one.

This is going to be fun!
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Post  cheyannarach Sat Sep 14, 2013 6:14 pm

I like to use my other canner for boiling the jars and keeping a big pot of boiling water going incase I needed more jars than I thought!  Congrats, let us know when you use it!!
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Post  Nonna.PapaVino Sat Sep 14, 2013 6:34 pm

Very good price, for sure.  It's the same Presto canner I just gave my son/daughter-in-law after finding it at Goodwill for...well, let's just say, for "a steal."  They will be putting up applesauce early next month.  Great to see the next generation becoming interested in organic foods, and canning same.  Nonna (who today canned 9 pints of tomato sauce and 7 pint-and-a-half jars of tomato juice)
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Post  Goosegirl Sat Sep 14, 2013 8:55 pm

Same one I bought last year - love it!

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Post  Triciasgarden Sun Sep 15, 2013 8:40 pm

drooling  I am so excited for you!  That is something I need to get!
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Post  Marc Iverson Mon Sep 16, 2013 12:34 pm

Very cool! Glad you got one of the safer ones. Good price, too.
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Post  plantoid Mon Sep 16, 2013 3:46 pm

Very Happy Dear Santa Clause,

David has been a good boy all year and always eaten his greens  ( well not fresh garden peas he hates them )

If you have room on your sleigh would you bring him , " A 21 & 1/2  quart All American Canner "
 He would be delighted with it even if it were the only crimbo prezzie he got .

Lots of love

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Post  lyndeeloo Tue Sep 17, 2013 7:25 am

bnoles wrote:After much consideration and having fun with my water bath canner this summer, I decided to get serious and order a pressure caner.  
Just ordered the same one!!!!!!!!!! So excited. Can't wait for it to arrive. Happy Canning bnoles!
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Post  bnoles Tue Sep 17, 2013 11:07 am

Thanks again everyone.. Amazon tracking says it will arrive tomorrow (Weds) and I can't wait.

Hey David.... it is good to find someone that still believes santa rendeer  lol! 
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Post  Windmere Tue Sep 17, 2013 11:11 am

Wow Bob!  That is awsome!  You are really hard core now (ha ha).  I'm very impressed and I wish you good results with your next endeavor!
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Post  plantoid Tue Sep 17, 2013 12:36 pm

bnoles wrote:Thanks again everyone.. Amazon tracking says it will arrive tomorrow (Weds) and I can't wait.

Hey David.... it is good to find someone that still believes santarendeer  lol! 
sunny I believe honest Santa cheers  .


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Post  bnoles Wed Sep 18, 2013 5:33 pm

FedEx man dropped off the package I was waiting for all day with my new pressure canner inside.  I am so excited Got serious and ordered a pressure canner  998388915 Got serious and ordered a pressure canner  998388915   

A very heavy duty and well made unit for the price point.  I did go back  get a 2nd bottom rack to double stack pint jars as suggested by littlejo in an earlier reply.  I think I am going to love this one.

Yes Virgina/David..... there is a Santa santa 

lol! 

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Post  Nonna.PapaVino Wed Sep 18, 2013 8:29 pm

HooRay!  Congratulations and a great time canning.  It'll be sooo satisfying to open a lovely can of, say, peaches and serve them to admiring guests at Christmas with the Roast.  So, what canning books have you bought?  Our best to you, Nonna
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Post  bnoles Wed Sep 18, 2013 9:15 pm

Thanks Nonna! I have the Blue book of course and there was a really good book that came with the canner also.
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Post  meatburner Wed Sep 18, 2013 10:17 pm

Great looking canner bnoles!   Now get that thing dirty with some canning jars at 10#'s.Got serious and ordered a pressure canner  3170584802
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Post  mschaef Wed Sep 18, 2013 11:32 pm

This is on my list of things I want. I just need to get over the fear of using one before I buy one...lol. Wink
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Post  llama momma Thu Sep 19, 2013 7:39 am

I gotta say this -- It is really neat to see how so many of us expand our garden interests. 
 
But in one year flat,  Bnoles has gone from sfg to composting to chickens to worming -the summit of all hobbies rofl   to canning to pressure canning. 
 
It's like watching a rocket take off. Razz  What's next Bob? Building a greenhouse? Start up your own vegetable business?  Fruit trees?  Oh I know, bees are next right?  You accomplished a lot in a compressed amount of time.  Ok I'm finished and apologize for embarrassing the poor guy.  I've had a lot of fun watching this forum and seeing what everybody else is up to.
 
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Post  bnoles Thu Sep 19, 2013 8:13 am

Gina.... actually I was looking into raising llamas rofl rofl rofl 
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Post  llama momma Thu Sep 19, 2013 8:30 am

Well, you were able to get permission to have chickens.... I dare you  Razz
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Post  CapeCoddess Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:03 pm

mschaef wrote:This is on my list of things I want. I just need to get over the fear of using one before I buy one...lol. Wink
There's a great book on Pressure Cooking that starts out telling the whole history of the Pressure Cooker, which is basically what the pressure canners are.  It explains how safe todays cookers are.  I checked it out of the library and was glued to the book until I finished that part.  It's called Miss Vickie's big book of pressure cooker recipes by Vicki Smith.

It's worth the read for peace of mind.

bnoles, what's first??? What a Face 

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