Commercial Ice Machines Education
It is really important to consider the style of ice you want when selecting an ice machine. Most commercial ice machines produce either cubes, nuggets, or flakes, with each style having advantages and disadvatages.
When purchasing a new commercial ice machine, it is important to choose the right modular or self-contained machine. Modular machines require the purchase of a separate bin while self-contained units do not. Both units have advantages and disadvantages that should be considered.
There are some very basic differences between air-cooled and water-cooled ice machines. Cost and ambient temperature of room should be key considerations when making a purchasing decision.
There are many factors to consider when deciding on the size of your new commercial ice machine. Style of ice, location of machine, ventilation and consumption of ice all need to be taken into account before purchase.
Commercial ice machines work best when they are placed in an optimal location. Before installing your new ice machine you should consider space allotment, airflow, drainage, power and filter options.