VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer
Last updated on March 25th, 2019 at 10:44 am
If you are like me who wants a vacuum sealer system that is able to seal massive food bags with minimal spoilage, you will find VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer very useful.
It seals foods in massive volumes.
The machine is highly efficient and has versatile uses in homes as well as in commercial platforms like restaurants.
This VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer Review will cover detailed information about the product, as we shall measure it in terms of portability, functionality, warranty issues and more features.
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The VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer is a versatile product. While it excels in functional issues, it is not really the best portable device available in the market.
This VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum is a heavy one.
The VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum will require you to work hard if you want to move it.
Due to its design, it will acquire a considerable space on your kitchen counter.
VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer is very modern when it comes to its design.
The exterior is made of Steel which makes it durable. While this feature increases longevity.
It also gives VP215 additional weight. Thus, the product isn’t what you call a portable vacuum sealer.
This product from Vacmaster measures up to 20 x 14 x 15 in size.
It fits easily into your home in terms of power.
You can even use it in small commercial restaurants but at the same time, it is not your product if you are into large scale sealing in bigger places (e.g. some 5-star hotels).
Chamber Seal Technology
Chamber seal technology allows you to still in even liquid, including marinating meat.
¼ HP Rotary Oil Pump
This fancy terms essentially mean that this thing has a nice little motor in it.
The VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer is covered with a limited warranty of up to one year.
The risk of it malfunctioning is minimal as the packaging of the product is excellent.
It is packaged in two boxes. That prevents external damage when shipped. The price is also within range (shipping fees included).
Weight and Size
Being a brute does come with consequences and this is its weight.
Weighing in at 98 lb’s this machine isn’t one you want to be moving around all the time.
With dimensions of 20 x 14 x 15 inches it doesn’t take up a colossal amount of room but certainly isn’t inconspicuous.
- VacMaster chamber vacuum sealer is very easy to use.
- The inbuilt lid makes it more convenient and easier to use.
- Digital indicators make it easier to observe and hence increases efficiency.
- This machine is very sturdy.
- It is also very fast
- T his vacuum sealer is also best for heavy-duty usage
- It comes with additional storage bags; this makes it cost effective
- The size of this machine is bigger than other ones
- The machine’s weight is 84 pounds
- It does not carry the retort bags
How to Operate
- VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer is very easy when it comes to operating it.
- You need to place the food inside the bags that are provided and open up the lid.
- There will be instructions to put the pouch inside the sealing bar. Put it there as instructed and then simply shut the lid.
- The chamber will do the rest. It will such the air that is inside.
- The entire procedure may seem complicated but takes the only a handful of seconds.
- The transparent top will allow you to see things as they happen. One word of caution is that one should not over-fill the bags.
- The food tends to spill out when done so.
Things You Can Do With the VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer
- The VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer is easy on your brains.
- It covers up a lot of things in terms of packaging.
- You can seal your fishes, the steaks, your vegetable dishes, meats of different kinds and even sausages.
- All you require is the food, a pouch (that comes with the product) and the VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer .
- If you are thinking of storing some souse-vide style dishes, you can also seal them.
- You’ll need to be careful so that the foods you seal don’t protrude. There are no additional extensions with it.
- So, it can’t seal mason jars, canisters etc. But sealing food bags works more than fine with VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer.
Q: Will this work with Mylar bags?
Ans: Check this link to a review of mylar bags from a VP215 owner. He shares his settings.
Q: Does it come with bags?
Ans: Yes-it comes with a good number of bags in an assortment of sizes.
Q: This machine is designed for continuous work 8 hours or more?
Ans: I have used it for 5-6 hours without any problems, it’s definitely a heavy duty machine
Q: What different types of bags can be used?
Ans: It will seal bags made for vacuum chamber machines as long as the bag isn’t wider than the sealing bar. I do not know if it will seal the foil bags used for canning products eg. fish.
Q: Can you fit whole chickens?
Ans: If your bag size is large enough. Different sizes are available.
The VacMaster VP215 Chamber Vacuum Sealer is a tad bit heavy but at the same time is efficient than most of the plastic-exterior ones available in the market.
This unique model provides some advanced features to create a perfect seal for any food or liquid.
If you’re looking for a modern vacuum sealer that will not overheat after extensive use, the Vacmaster VP215 model is the perfect solution for you.