Build an Outdoor Canning Cooker

Build your own inexpensive canning cooker from a 55-gallon drum using this building guide and can large amounts of food outdoors during summer while keeping your house cool.

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When the canning season is over, touch up any exterior rusty spots with spray paint, give the inside and the grating a light coating of WD-40 lubricant, and remove the legs and chain and stash them in the barrel.
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