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  • Food rated for convenient storage of cocktail ingredients
  • Can hold up to (300) 12 oz. bottles, (325) 12 oz. cans, or (288) long neck bottles
  • Glass doors with locks; LED interior lighting for better product visibility
  • Galvanized steel sub-top, durable stainless steel exterior, and stainless steel interior
  • Eco-friendly R-290 refrigerant to maintain 36-38 degrees Fahrenheit; 1/4 hp, 115V
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Beverage Air Back Bar Coolers

Beverage Air Back Bar Coolers

A fully stocked bar requires plenty of bottled juices, sodas, and alcohols, so keep it all cold and close by with the back bar cooler from Beverage-Air. Available in a variety of sizes, these coolers range from 24" to 94" in width and offer a selection of capacities to best suit your storage needs. The unis are also available in either shallow or deep depths so you can maximize space where you need it. Deep depth coolers come standard with a 2" thick stainless steel top while shallow depth units come standard with a galvanized sub-top. Regardless of size, each unit is available with either heavy duty black or stainless steel finish and with either sliding or hinged doors. Sliding door include a latch for proper closer while hinged doors are field reversible with a 90 degree stay open feature. You can select between solid and glass doors too, keeping product totally concealed or readily visible. Select models even come with a pass through option which is great for showcasing popular brews and for stocking one side while serving from another. All units include locks for security and interior lighting to illuminate product for quick retrieval. Beverage-Air back bar coolers feature 2 shelves per sections and are approved for packaged product storage, though food graded units are available. Coolers boast a robust, front-breathing compressor that can be located on either the left or right side to best suit your space. It helps maintain safe and consistent interior temperatures. For more unique applications, back bar and direct draw direct combination units, 40-60 degree wine models, and mobile outdoor units are also available. Beverage-Air also offers dual zone back bars that allow you to independently control the temperature of different compartments so that you can serve your beers at their ideal temperature. Like all Beverage-Air refrigeration all of these units are proudly made in America.

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With all the different options Beverage-Air has for their back bar coolers, you are sure to get just the right unit for your space. Check out the different sizes and option available to keep your best beverages cold and ready to serve!

Beverage-Air BB48HC-1-FG-S Specs
Width 48 Inches
Depth 24 1/2 Inches
Interior Width 36 1/8 Inches
Interior Depth 19 Inches
Nominal Depth Standard
Interior Height 28 Inches
Amps 2.5 Amps
Hertz 60 Hertz
Phase 1 Phase
Voltage 115 Volts
Access Type Doors
Bottle Capacity 48 - 50 Six-Packs
Can Capacity 54 Six-Packs
Capacity 12.4 cu. ft.
Color Silver
Compressor Location Side Mounted
Compressor Style Side / Rear Breathing
Door Style Swing
Door Type Glass
Exterior Finish Stainless Steel
Features Food Rated

LED Lighting
Horsepower 1/4 HP
Made in America Yes
Number of Doors 2 Door
Refrigerant Type R-290
Temperature Range 36 - 38 Degrees F
Top Type Below Counter

Customer questions about this product

I haven’t heard of R-290, R-600a, R-513a, or R-448A refrigerant before. What is it?
R-290 (also known as high purity propane or CARE 40) and R-600a (also known as refrigerant grade Isobutane or CARE 10) are hydrocarbon refrigerants. R513a (also known as Opteon XP10) and R-448A (also known as Solstice N40) are HFO (hydrofluoroolefin) refrigerants. They are being used as an eco-friendly refrigerant by some manufacturers in response to the EPA’s Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) Program. Read more about this program in our blog post on Refrigerant Regulations.
What does the “H” or “HC” mean in the newer Beverage-Air model numbers?
This is a representation that the unit is using a “Hydrocarbon” refrigerant. This would include both R290 and R600a refrigerants. They are being used as an eco-friendly refrigerant by Beverage-Air in response to the EPA’s Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) Program. Read more about this program in our blog post on Refrigerant Regulations.
Does Beverage-Air warrant this item for use in a food truck?
This item is covered under Beverage-Air's warranty contingent upon the unit being kept in a controlled climate. This means that the interior of the food truck may not be susceptible to extreme high or low temperatures. If warranty service is required, the truck must be able to sit stationary for 24-48 hours to allow for a technician to service the equipment.
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Beverage-Air BB48HC-1-FG-S Details

Keep your bar fully stocked on the busiest nights with the help of this Beverage-Air BB48HC-1-FG-S 48" stainless steel food rated glass door back bar refrigerator. Designed with an all stainless steel interior and radius corners, this unit meets industry standards for storing open food containers, allowing you to use this refrigerator for more than just drink storage. A layer of foamed-in-place CFC and HCFC-free polyurethane insulation also adds structural strength to the cabinet and increases its efficiency.

To help you find product quickly and increase visibility for merchandising, this refrigerator has glass doors and bright, cool LED interior lighting. The included shelves make it easy to organize and store product in an optimal fashion for your operation.

Its doors also lock so that you can have control over access to the contents and protect your stock after hours. The convenient door design has a stay-open feature for easy loading and unloading. The doors are also self-closing and the magnetic gaskets help them fully close every time. This allows employees to simply grab product and focus on providing fast service to guests rather than closing the refrigerator doors.

The galvanized steel sub-top is ideal for use under existing millwork, while the durable stainless steel exterior stands up to commercial applications and looks great in a professional bar environment. This unit's 1/4 hp refrigeration system uses eco-friendly R-290 refrigerant. This specialized refrigerant has an ozone depletion potential (ODP) of 0 and a global warming potential (GWP) of 3, making it an environmentally-responsible choice for your business. The refrigerator maintains consistent and cool temperatures between 36-38 degrees Fahrenheit. This unit requires a 115V electrical connection.

Overall Dimensions:
Width: 48"
Depth: 24 1/2"
Height: 34"
Capacity: 12.4 cu. ft.

Interior Dimensions:
Width: 36 1/8"
Depth: 19"
Height: 28"

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

  • Made in America

    Made in America

    This item was made in the United States of America.

  • UL Classified EPH

    UL Classified EPH

    This product complies with UL EPH standards and meets ANSI/NSF requirements.

  • UL US & Canada

    UL US & Canada

    This item has been tested and meets safety standards imposed by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) for use in the United States of America and Canada.

  • UL Sanitation

    UL Sanitation

    This item has been tested and meets the sanitation hazard standards imposed by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL).

  • 5-15P

    5-15P

    This unit comes with a NEMA 5-15P plug.

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Warranty Info

Note: Beverage Air equipment purchased in 2013 or later will have a 3 year parts and labor warranty. Equipment purchased prior to 2013 will have a 1 year parts and labor warranty. RESIDENTIAL USERS: The right is reserved to deny shipment for residential usage; if this occurs, you will be notified as soon as possible.

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