Presto 06300 Dehydro Electric Food Dehydrator Review

Presto proudly introduces the Presto 06300 Dehydro Electric Food Dehydrator to the market. This particular piece comes in with style that will certainly ensure customer satisfaction. For those who love dehydrating their food as a means of preservation, this item will prove a handy tool. Sometimes you may want to travel to the countryside but you may find trouble with spacing to carry your larger dehydrator alongside, well this unit gives you a portable solution. Weighing only 7.5 pounds, this light dehydrator will surely perform its role just like the other dehydrators in its category.

Check out these findings:

Transparent Cover

The transparent top cover allows you to monitor the drying process. This can help you prevent issues with over- dehydrating or under-dehydrating your food in the machine. This enhances your machine’s effectiveness by a significant percentage.

Expandable Tray

The machine allows you to expand your tray space to allow you to dehydrate a variety of food all at the same time. That is, given the foods are of the same type and prepared in the same sizes for dehydration.

Features and Specifications

Other outstanding features include:

  • Has a 4 tray system space for dehydrating your set jerky
  • Comes with drying trays and a cover which can be completely immersed and ensures safety precautions when dishwasher is put to use during its cleaning.
  • Small size to enhance easier storage mechanisms however maintaining its high level of performance.
  • Bottom mounted heater to channel heat from below thus enhancing efficiency.
  • Bottom mounted fan to offer steady air flow for the most advantageous drying mechanism.
  • Requires only up to 600- Watt and 120 volts at a frequency of 60 Hz.
  • Has a tray carrying capacity of 8
  • Easy to clean and handle

Customer Reviews

One admirable fact about this dehydrator, which most customers who have tried it out obliged to, is its well built strong frame which ensures that it will lasts longer when used appropriately.

All the customers who had tried out the dehydrator attested to the fact that the dehydrator never fails to bring out some good dehydrating results on your food items, which is its major purpose.

A customer interestingly commented about the dehydrator using a single line of sentence:

“great value for the quality you get”

Another customer simply said:

“wonderful, wonderful”

A notable flaw mentioned from customer reviews was the fact that this model does not have a timer to help with keeping track of the dehydrating process, which proved to be a little bit of a disappointment. But some other customers felt this was manageable through time to time observance of the drying since it has a clear top.


It therefore goes without say that the Presto 06300 Dehydro Electric Food Dehydrator is a model of dehydrators you don’t want to miss out on in the market today, especially if you're looking to save a few dollars on a decent machine. It serves its purpose just perfectly.