Using a beef jerky gun can make your task of make beef jerky so much easier. Basically you load the unit up with meat, spices and whatever else you want to flavor your meat and pull the lever. Instantly you'll have a great flavored jerky that is ready to be dehydrated. You'll first need a few things before you can even use this type of gun. Obviously you need a beef jerky gun, a food dehydrator (recommended 1000 watts or more),food dehydrator trays,meat, the proper spices you want and read more..