Why Buy the Mercatus Y5-500 Blast Chiller & Freezer?
When optimum food safety is essential, the Mercatus Y5-500 Blast Chiller & Freezer is the perfect solution. Designed to operate as both a blast chiller and a blast freezer, it makes light work of pulling down the core temperatures of up to 20kg of food, through the food danger zone where bacteria is most likely to multiply. Complying with food safety guidelines the Y5-500 has 4 pre-settable programs to accommodate hard or soft chilling or freezing.
For increased versatility and convenience in busy commercial kitchens, the Y5-500 also operates effectively as a storage cabinet. Automatically switching to a holding function at the end of a blast cycle, foods are contained in safe conditions until the chef is available to transfer them to other storage refrigeration. The tall, upright cabinet accepts 1/1 gastronorm containers allowing multiple dishes to be transferred to and from equipment in minimum time.
The Mercatus Y5-500 is supplied with a 24month parts only warranty however to complete your level fo cover, a 12 or 24 month labour warranty is also available for an additional cost.
Key Features of the Y5-500 Blast Chiller and Blast Freezer
- Operates as both a blast chiller and blast freezer
- Blast chills up to 20kg pulling down core food temperatures from 70°C to 3°C in as little as 90 minutes
- Blast freezes up to 20kg puling down core food temperatures from 70°C tp -18°C in as little as 240 minutes
- Temperature range: 0°C to 4°C and -18°C to -20°C
- 4 pre-settable programs - soft or hard chill and soft or hard freeze
- Temperature probe or timed cycles
- Temperature probe included
- Can also be used as a holding refrigerator or freezer
- Holds up to 5 x 1/1 GN in blast chill/freeze function
- Holds up to 10 x 1/1 GN in storage mode
- 1/1 GN compatible (Gastronorms not supplied)
- 3 shelves
- Fully automatic operation
- Fan assisted cooling
- Automatic defrost
- Adjustable feet
- Replaceable door gasket
- Internal corners are rounded for easy cleaning
- Ehelf racks are removable
- Easy, clear access to fan for cleaning and maintenance
- Stainless steel interior and exterior
Specifications of the Mercatus Y5-500 Blast Chiller
- External dimensions (HxWxD): 2040 x 500 x 700 mm
- 204 litre gross capacity, 7.2 cu.ft.
- Power: 925W, 4.25A, requires 13A supply
- kWh/24hr: 8.58
- R452A refrigerant
- Climate Class 4
- Suitable for maximum ambient temperatures of 30°C at 55% RH
- Weight: 118kg
- Packed dimensions (HxWxD): 2190 x 640 x 760 mm
- Packed weight: 135kg
A 24 month parts only warranty is included as standard.