Vacuum Food Sealer Space Saving Design Vacuum Food Storage System Reference Guide Preserves the taste and nutritional value of stored foods! www.seal-a-meal.com READ AND SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS VS230...
IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should always be followed, including the following: 1. Read the instructions carefully. 2. Do not use the Vacuum Food Sealer on wet or hot surfaces, or near a heat source. 3. Always use the Vacuum Food Sealer on a level flat surface. 4.
Your unit includes the following: • Food Sealer • Starter Bag Kit • Accessory Hose By preparing foods and meals in advance and storing with the Seal-a-Meal Vacuum Storage System, you save time and money. FEATURES AND BENEFITS • Integrated Bag Storage and Cutter to make custom sized bags.
PREPARING YOUR SEAL-A-MEAL VACUUM FOOD STORAGE SYSTEM FOR USE Carefully unpack your Seal-a-Meal Vacuum Sealer and place it on a level surface. Be sure to remove all packing materials from the inside of the machine. Clean all parts according to the CARE AND CLEANING section in this manual before first use.
HOW TO MAKE CUSTOM SIZED BAGS WITH THE INTEGRATED BAG ROLL 1. Open Lid and place bag roll into roll storage compartment. 2. Lift up Bag Cutter Bar. 3. Pull enough bag material from roll to hold item to be vacuum packaged, plus 3 inches. Lower the Bag Cutter Bar.
25 minutes before continuing to use your vacuum food sealer. CAUTION: The unit has a cool down period between cycles. Wait 20 seconds before using again. HOW TO VACUUM SEAL WITH SEAL-A-MEAL BAGS 1. Place the items to be sealed into a pre-cut or custom sized bag. Leave at least 3 inches between the contents and the top of the bag to allow for bag contraction.
HOW TO VACUUM SEAL WITH SEAL-A-MEAL BAGS (CONT.) 4. Change Press to Select the appropriate Seal Level – Choose Moist for foods with high liquid content or Regular for dry foods. 5. To begin the vacuum process, press down firmly on Lid with both hands and hold until the motor starts.
HOW TO VACUUM SEAL WITH SEAL-A-MEAL ACCESSORIES 1. Attach one end of the Accessory Hose into the Accessory Port. 2. Attach the other end of the Accessory Hose to the Accessory. 3. To begin the vacuum process, press down firmly on Lid with both hands and hold until the motor starts.
6. Dry all parts thoroughly before you plug in and operate the unit again. Cleaning the Removable Drip Tray The Seal-a-Meal Vacuum Food Sealer is equipped with a Removable Drip Tray to trap any liquid that may be drawn from the bag. The Drip Tray contains antimicrobial protection, which inhibits the growth of stain and odor causing bacteria and keeps the unit cleaner between uses.
• Portion Control: Separate food into individual portions, write nutritional information on the bag, vacuum seal, and store. • Keep Food Fresh Longer. Seal-a-Meal Vacuum Food Storage System Outperforms Conventional Bags & Wraps Storage Time with Storage Time with Conventional Bags &...
TROUBLESHOOTING PROBLEM SOLUTION • Make sure the power cord is correctly plugged into the electrical outlet. Nothing happens when I press down • Make sure the power cord is not damaged in any way. on the lid • Make sure the electrical outlet is operative by plugging in another appliance.
20 minutes. Make 18 servings. SAVORY HERB MIX A flavorful seasoning – and check out www.seal-a-meal.com for more recipe ideas using Savory Herb Mix! 4 Tbsp. salt 2 Tbsp. ground paprika 4 Tbsp. granulated garlic or garlic powder (no salt added) 2 Tbsp.
For best results, when marinating in a Seal-a-Meal Vacuum Storage Bag, place the food in a Seal-a-Meal Vacuum Storage Bag, fold the bag over and place the unsealed bag inside another Seal-a-Meal Vacuum Storage Bag. Vacuum seal. This helps retain the liquid in the bag.
3. If you have any questions or comments regarding this unit’s operation or believe any repair is necessary, please write to our Consumer Service Department or visit our website at www.seal-a-meal.com. SUNBEAM PRODUCTS, INC. DOING BUSINESS AS JARDEN CONSUMER SOLUTIONS...