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Using a box cooker as a food dryer

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[[Image:Box_cooker_as_a_food_dryer.jpg|right|thumb|290px|By setting the lid on top slightly ajar, airflow can be created]]
 
[[Image:Box_cooker_as_a_food_dryer.jpg|right|thumb|290px|By setting the lid on top slightly ajar, airflow can be created]]
 
The solar cooking is presented by special firms and home made constructions, so I (Andrew Q) tried the dehydration. Fruits (apricots, apples), vegetables (mushrooms), medical plants like elder-berry are valuable, so I dehydrated some for home use. I did not dry green leaves since they can dry too quickly, and lose their vitamin content. We are in Hungary, about the 45 degree latitude.
 
The solar cooking is presented by special firms and home made constructions, so I (Andrew Q) tried the dehydration. Fruits (apricots, apples), vegetables (mushrooms), medical plants like elder-berry are valuable, so I dehydrated some for home use. I did not dry green leaves since they can dry too quickly, and lose their vitamin content. We are in Hungary, about the 45 degree latitude.
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