Peter VanDerWal wrote:You can buy handheld vacuum pumps at auto part stores, harbor freight, amazon, etc. They use them for bleeding brakes and so forth.
Get one of those and use the Jar sealer with it.
Mike Jay wrote:
I wonder how much vacuum the FoodSaver creates. I'd hate to overdo it with the bleeder and implode a jar
Mike Jay wrote:Thanks Jake, good idea! I ended up getting a cheap food saver type vacuum packer and the standard accessories to do jars. I'll probably pick up a hand brake bleeder pump some time but the reviews on Amazon were underwhelming when I looked.