– Quiet operation
– Price and value
– Nice design
– Easy cleaning
– Additional trays are expensive
This food dehydrator has a number of unique features to offer, and you can use all of them to make your own dehydrated food you later use in your kitchen.
Features of L’Equip Dehydrator 528
Bottom to top airflow
Even though the airflow is vertical, the flavors won’t mix up if you put different foods inside. You can use the 6 original trays at the same time if you want.
Rectangle shaped racks
All of the racks are made out of FDA approved plastic, so you don’t have to worry about dangerous chemicals.
Compact and stylish
Supports up to 12 trays
Computer controlled temperature sensors
Booklet with instructions and recipes for drying
The on and off switch
The weight of this unit is 11 pounds.
Base mounted fan and heating unit
Like most dehydrators, this one has the fan and heating unit placed at the base. The air is circulated from the bottom to the top, through the trays.
Number of trays
This model comes with six trays, but it can hold six more, for the total of 12.
Even though this unit is quite large, it’s lightweight so you can move it without problems. The unit measures at 17 by 11-4/5 by 10-1/2 inches.
The thermostat range
The L’Equip food dehydrator 528 has a thermostat with a temperature range between 90 and 160 degrees Fahrenheit. This wide range allows you to dry any kind of food in it.
Things We Liked
With 10 years of warranty, you know that this is a product that lasts for a long time.
Many food dehydrators are noisy, but not this one. You won’t even hear it’s on
Price and value
You get a lot of value for the price you’re paying. This is one of the best dehydrators for the money.
The unit was designed to save space, and it’s light so you can move it easily.
Computer controlled temperature sensor
The sensor monitors the temperature constantly, providing the optimal drying environment for all food types. This is one of its best features.
Six trays for 12 square feet of drying space
If that isn’t enough, add six more trays to double the drying space.
Cleaning the trays after usage is as simple as it gets. Just rinse them with water and wipe the corners while the trays are still warm.
The plastic used for this model is BPA-free, and FDA approved.
Dedicated on-off switch for easy usage.
Things We Didn’t Like
Made of plastic
The plastic is non-toxic, but it can break easily if you are not careful.
Additional trays are expensive
If you want to use the additional six trays, you’ll have to pay a steep price.