$389.99/Each

  • Great for rethermalizing soups, dips, sauces, and more
  • Includes two insets and two hinged covers
  • Independent heating controls
  • Coated aluminum wells and stainless steel exterior
  • NEMA 5-15P plug, 120V, 1100W
  • Made in USA
  • UL and NSF Listed
Item:
92272040
Units:
Each
Shipping:
Usually Ships in 1-2 Business Days
MFR Item:
72040

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Vollrath Cayenne Warmers

Vollrath Cayenne Warmers

Welcome to Vollrath University. I’m Chef Rich, and today we’re here to talk to you about the Vollrath direct contact heating system. The direct contact heating system is just that. It’s a system that its components work together to create a high-efficiency warmer. Here you can see the two components that make up the direct contact heating system. First we have the self-insulating thermal set well, and we also have the high-efficiency cast-in heating element. Again these two components together allow the Vollrath 700 watt warmer to meet the same performance criteria as much higher wattage units. These two items again, and because of the efficiency of when the water is in direct contact with the heating element, rather than heating through the bottom of the well, allows the most efficient heat transfer into the water. Now let’s compare one version of a traditional well and show some of the inefficiencies that these can have. As you can see in this version, the heating element is not located inside of the well. It’s actually located underneath the well. And as you can see in this manufacturer’s design, there’s actually about a 1/2" gap between the bottom of the well and the heating element. As you can see this is very inefficient. It’s much more efficient to have that heating element in actual contact with the water than it is to heat through this gap. A lot of heat is actually lost in this design, so much so, that this manufacturer has had to put these vents in the sides of the warmer to allow that excess heat to escape. So now we’ve shown you the direct contact heating system, but what does it mean? Because we’re more efficient at transferring energy into the water that means that we can use a 700 watt element where a lot of the competitor units need 1200 or more to perform the same task. Because of the inefficiencies of the element design, and how efficient our design is, again that 700 watt element can be used. Where that’s important is that we can put 700 watts in three of those units on your standard 120 volt, 20 amp circuit, whereas our competitive units one or possibly two units is maxing out that circuit. So it’s a much more efficient design. The direct contact heating system is available on 7 and 11 quart round warmers, full size countertop warmers, and is also featured in our line of serve well and affordable portable serving lines.

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Learn all the great benefits of Vollrath’s direct contact heating system. Their Cayenne warmers are great for a variety of foodservice applications, so check out this video for more details!

Specs
Width 17 1/4 Inches
Depth 9 1/4 Inches
Height 12 1/4 Inches
Amps 9.2 Amps
Hertz 60
Phase 1
Voltage 120 Volts
Wattage 1,100 Watts
Capacity 8 qt.
Control Type Thermostatic
Cover Type Hinged
Inset Included Yes
Installation Type Countertop
Made in America Yes
NSF Listed Yes
Number of Compartments 2
Power Type Electric
Style Rethermalizer and Warmer

Customer questions about this product

Do I need to add water to this warmer to use it?
Yes. These should never be run without water, as you will run the risk of burning out your element or scorching your food.
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Details

With the Vollrath 72040 twin well 4 qt. countertop rethermalizer, you can easily hold hot soups, dips, sauces, and more! Boasting individual controls on each well, this rethermalizer allows you to reheat and merchandise two different products simultaneously! Its coated aluminum wells and a stainless steel exterior are designed for easy cleaning and a long service life. Also, the Vollrath 72040 comes with two Vollrath 4 1/8 qt. insets (78164), and two hinged covers (47486) to give you a complete, fully fuctional set! Perfect for your cafeteria, buffet, catered event, or party, this warmer can keep a variety of food items warm! Keep nachos and cheese ready to serve, or keep caramel apple dip ready for enjoying at your next fall gathering! This warmer comes with a 6' cord with a NEMA 5-15P plug for 120V electrical connections. Made in USA. UL and NSF Listed. Please consult the Specification Sheet for additional details and installation requirements.

- Independent temperature controls for each well

- Stainless steel exterior and coated aluminum wells for long life and easy cleanup

- (2) 4 1/8 qt. insets and (2) hinged covers included

Overall Dimensions:
Left to Right: 17 1/4"
Front to Back: 9 1/4"
Height: 12 1/4"

Because this item is not stocked in our warehouse, processing and transit times will vary. If you need your items by a certain date, please contact us prior to placing your order. We cannot guarantee that this item can be cancelled off of the order once it is placed.

Certifications

NSF Listed UL US & Canadian Made in America

NEMA Plug

5-15P

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Warranty Info

RESIDENTIAL USERS: Vollrath assumes no liability for parts or labor coverage for component failure or other damages resulting from installation in non-commercial or residential applications.

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