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food:cooking:cookware [2019/06/25 13:26]
frater_secessus [pressure cookers] expanded pressure cookers
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frater_secessus [pressure cookers]
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 Pressure cookers are widely available at thrift shops for very little money. ​ The most common type with a weight((or weights)) ("​rocker"​) to regulate pressure((and therefore temperature)) is less complicated and more sturdy than the rarer types with dials or gauges. ​ Be sure the thrift store weight-regulated cooker **comes with the weight**, as they can cost $10 or more.  Most used pressure cookers are due for [[https://​amzn.to/​2MSuu4V|a gasket set]], also about $10.  Google the model number stamped into the bottom of the cooker to find the correct gasket. ​ Pressure cookers are widely available at thrift shops for very little money. ​ The most common type with a weight((or weights)) ("​rocker"​) to regulate pressure((and therefore temperature)) is less complicated and more sturdy than the rarer types with dials or gauges. ​ Be sure the thrift store weight-regulated cooker **comes with the weight**, as they can cost $10 or more.  Most used pressure cookers are due for [[https://​amzn.to/​2MSuu4V|a gasket set]], also about $10.  Google the model number stamped into the bottom of the cooker to find the correct gasket. ​
  
-Dial-guage pressure cookers are not recommended because:+Dial-gauge pressure cookers are not recommended because:
   * require regular calibration at an extension service or similar,   * require regular calibration at an extension service or similar,
   * require more attention to cooking temp,​((there is no temp-limiting pressure escape as with weighted cookers)), and;   * require more attention to cooking temp,​((there is no temp-limiting pressure escape as with weighted cookers)), and;
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