How to use your vacuum sealer to seal jars?
At present, you can see variety of vacuum sealers that can vacuum-sealing a wide range of containers including mason jars, marinade boxes, plastic deli and canisters. Those vacuum sealers have enhanced the facility of using to canning the canisters instead of limiting its facility to vacuum plastic bags.
Today, we will show you the following things here:
- Features of the Mason Jar for sealing
- How you will prepare and Seal Mason Jars?
Features of the Mason jar For Sealing
By using the vacuum outlet port, you can easily seal your special mason jar. Doesn’t your vacuum sealer offer the attachments with it? Don’t be tensed because you can also buy the hose accessories separately to seal containers too!
An air extraction tube is the most essential item that you will need to vacuum sealing the canisters. One end will be connected to the outfit port of your vacuum sealer and the other back end will be joined to the top-hat shaped plastic attachment of the Mason jar.
Don’t become confuse or frustrated because of having wrong attachment. Sometimes you may buy the wide attachments although you have regular mouthed mason jars. You will need to buy the correct type of accessories or buy the Mason jar accordingly. This is the first and foremost thing that you will need to keep it mind!
How you will prepare and Seal Mason Jars?
Like sealing meat and seafood, you will also need a secure preparation for mason jars sealing process. Don’t you want to get a secure and store items in the mason jars for a long time? Then, you must understand the process step-by-step to get expected result.
- Prepare the Mason Jar
- Fit the Jar Sealing Accessory
- Attach the Air Extraction Hose
- Start the Vacuum Sealing Process
Prepare the Mason jar
Do you intend to fill the Mason jar as much as you can? Don’t do it because this will hamper the jar sealing process. All users should leave at least one inch free space especially for dry food sealing item. If you don’t leave empty space, the hose can’t suck enough air inside the Mason jar at all.
Fit the Jar Sealing Attachments
This is a simple process for any vacuum sealer users; you just need to push the attachment downwards to close the mouth. But, you have to have bought the right jar sealing attachments (wide or regular mouthed jar attachments) to seal it.
Attach the Air Extraction Hose
In this stage, connect the hose tube to the respective ports both on Mason jar attachment and vacuum sealer outfit ports. Don’t forget to connect this tightly in order to create good pressure and have a tight sealing result.
Start the Vacuum Sealing Process
Just press the start button of the vacuum sealer and this will start the air extraction process. If your sealer is not an automatic operation device, always shut-down the machine on time.
Just press the depressurize button on the lid in order to remove the lid from the neck of the canister. Your jar is now vacuum-sealed!
Just follow the steps and get your canister, Mason jar and canister ready for long-time storage.