Follett DEV860SG Ice Storage Bin

Follett DEV860SG Ice Storage Bin

The Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin and SmartCART 75 represents a significant advancement in ice handling and logistics for commercial venues. Designed to dispense ice through a chute into a Follett SmartCART 75 ice transport cart, the Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin and SmartCART 75 offers an efficient method for transporting ice from the production source to various points of use.

With the ability to hold up to 391kg of ice, the Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin is capable of accommodating the high-volume ice demands of busy commercial environments. The bin’s rugged construction, including a stainless steel frame with adjustable legs, ensures stability and durability in demanding conditions. This reliability allows businesses to efficiently move large quantities of ice throughout their facilities without the risk of spills or damage.

The Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin’s access door is easily removable with 4 screws to enable easy installation through standard door openings. Innovative one-hand open and close door design eliminates sharp corners to protect workers and features a moulded-in gasket that never needs replacing. The poly ice access door assembly withstands heavy abuse in critical areas whilst eliminating rusting and corrosion. Easy clean non-corroding poly liners, top and trim eliminates pitting and staining from released chlorine. The single door Ice DevIce ice storage is compatible with most non-flake ice types.

The ice storage bin has a first ice in is first ice out design, with the deep 787mm ice storage bin able to accommodate various models of ice makers, allowing users to select from a range of ice makers and choose the ice production that best suits their needs. With its innovative design and heavy duty construction, the Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin and SmartCART 75 ensures the safe and hygienic handling of ice, making it an indispensable asset for businesses such as hotels, restaurants, hospitals, and event venues.

The Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin and SmartCART 75 is engineered for user convenience and ease of use. An industry-exclusive inner SmartGATE ice shield positively controls ice flow into the access door area for safe, easy dispensing directly into ice transport carts to help prevent cross-contamination. The SmartGATE locks open in 3 positions and returns easily to full down position even when the bin is full, delivering more safety with less ice spillage. Durable polyethylene lift doors with PowerHinge door hinges mean doors stay safely open without the need for door catches.

The Follett SmartCART 75 ice transport cart is designed with speed, safety and sanitation in mind. It features a single front wheel that swivels, allowing operators to effortlessly maneuver the cart through tight spaces and unload ice with minimal effort. The ice cart’s ergonomic handle and smooth-gliding castors provide operators with precise control during transport. SmartCART 75 ice carts fit through narrow aisles and can hold up to 34kg of ice in three totes ice carriers.

Hygiene and sanitation are paramount considerations in the design of the Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin and SmartCART 75. The bin is constructed with smooth, easy-to-clean surfaces to facilitate sanitation during use, minimizing the risk of contamination and ensuring the safe handling of ice. The Follett SmartCART 75 ice transport cart helps maintain ice quality during transport, reducing the risk of melting and preserving the integrity of the ice until it reaches its destination. With its combination of capacity, durability, user-friendly features, and hygiene considerations, the Follett DEV860SG ice storage bin and offers businesses a reliable and efficient solution for transporting ice in commercial environments.

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Recommended Use

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Heavy-duty welded construction
Stainless exterior includes stainless back and bottom
Non-CFC foamed-in-place insulation
Industry-exclusive SmartGATE ice shield
Doors stay safely open – no door catches
SmartCART 75 ice cart fits through narrow aisles

Manufacturer: Follett
Model: DEV860SG
Ice Type: N/A – separate ice maker required
Ice Production: N/A – separate ice maker required
Ice Storage: 391kg
Width: 1219mm
Depth: 787mm
Height: 1664mm
Power: N/A
Current: N/A
Weight: 206kg
Warranty: 5 years parts and labour

Modern commercial ice makers are designed to meet the high demand for ice production while maintaining efficiency and durability. Whether it’s cubed, nugget, or flaked ice, these machines are often subjected to continuous operation, making it imperative for them to withstand the rigors of a demanding commercial environment. Modern commercial ice makers incorporate advanced technologies, energy-efficient components, high-quality materials and robust construction ensure longevity, reducing the need for frequent maintenance and repairs..

These machines are engineered to optimize the ice-making process, delivering a consistent output without compromising on speed. Enhanced efficiency not only ensures a reliable supply of ice but also contributes to lower energy consumption, making them cost-effective solutions for businesses. Advanced features such as self-cleaning mechanisms and smart controls further streamline operations, reducing downtime and manual maintenance efforts.

In the competitive landscape of the food service industry, sanitation is of utmost importance. Quality commercial ice makers prioritize hygiene with designs that minimize the risk of bacterial growth and contamination. Easy-to-clean components, antimicrobial materials, and automated cleaning cycles are common features that help maintain a sanitary ice production environment. This commitment to cleanliness not only ensures the health and safety of consumers but also complies with industry regulations and standards. Overall, quality commercial ice makers are essential appliances for businesses seeking reliability, durability, efficiency, and sanitation in their ice production processes.

Best Ice Machines partners with Australia’s industry leading brands to offer high quality commercial ice makers for sale at great prices. All our ice makers are backed by long manufacturer’s warranties, excellent after sales service and a large inventory of spare parts. Our in-house refrigeration engineers have over 30 years experience in the ice making industry. Call 1300 237 842 for guidance if you need help when deciding on your next ice maker. We’re here to help you.

Best Ice Machines are your premier source for commercial ice making equipment and parts in Australia. We supply ice makers and ice dispensers for any purpose including residential, hospitality, commercial, construction sites, mining, fishing and industry.
Best Ice Machines have supplier’s warehouses in most major Australian capital cities and deliver ice machines to all states in Australia as well as the Pacific Islands. We ship commercial ice cube makers to Sydney, Newcastle, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide, Hobart, Darwin, Perth and to regional areas in all states.
We also ship ice makers to Papua New Guinea, The Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and throughout the South Pacific region.

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You don’t have to commit your capital to get the equipment you need. With so much commercial equipment to choose from, making the right choice can be difficult. What if your business quickly outgrows the equipment or changes direction and needs different equipment? Rent–Try–Buy solves this problem by allowing you to try the equipment before deciding whether to buy it. Lease-to-keep options may suit if you’re looking to own the the equipment but would prefer to pay for it in smaller installments over a longer tem.

SilverChef can finance the equipment you need, allowing you to spread the cost and avoid tying up valuable funds needed to run and grow your business. Best Ice Machines partners with SilverChef to offer finance options for commercial ice makers and related equipment. Interested? Simply contact Best Ice Machines for a quote, then use the calculator to determine your weekly rental costs to see how SilverChef equipment finance can help you. When you’re ready to finance, let us know and we’ll have one of the SilverChef team contact you to walk you through the process. Simple.

How SilverChef Rent-Try-Buy Works
  1. You select the commercial kitchen equipment you want and, after approving your finance application, SilverChef buys the equipment for you from Best Ice Machines.
  2. You rent the equipment from SilverChef for manageable, weekly payments under a flexible, 12-month Rent-Try-Buy agreement.
  3. You can upgrade or buy the equipment at any time or, at the end of the agreement, continue renting it or return it to SilverChef – whatever suits you best.
Key Features
  • Flexible, 12 month rental agreement.
  • Manageable, weekly rental payments.
  • Upgrade or buy the equipment at any time.
  • If you buy, get back 75% of your total net rental payments  – to put towards the purchase price.
  • Continue renting or return the equipment after 12 months.
  • Rental payments are 100% tax deductible.*
Mid-Term Options

At any time during the 12-month rental agreement you can…

  1. Upgrade the equipment: If your business grows or changes direction and the equipment you’re renting from SilverChef is no longer suitable, you can upgrade it. Call Best Ice Machines for a quote on new equipment you wish to upgrade to.
  2. Buy the equipment: If after trying your rental equipment you decide it’s exactly what your business is after, and you have the cash, you can buy the equipment at any time.
End-of-Term Options
  1. Buy the equipment: At any time throughout your contract you can purchase any piece of equipment on your SilverChef contract – there are no hidden early exit fees. At the year anniversary the net cost to fund the units sits at under 10% post tax deductions.
  2. Continue renting the equipment: Continue renting and keep your options open while the purchase price continues to reduce OR extend for another 12 months and get 10% off the weekly rent.
  3. Work towards owning the equipment: If you want to work towards equipment ownership, take advantage of SilverChef’s Easy Own® product. Enjoy a 30% discount on your weekly payments on a 36 month contract or a 15% discount on your weekly payments on a 24 month contract.
  4. Return the equipment: If you’ve decided the equipment no longer suits your needs, simply return it to SilverChef with no further obligation.

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Since 1948 Follett LLC has led the industry in designing and manufacturing high quality, innovative ice storage bins, ice storage and transport systems, ice machines, ice and water dispensers, ice and beverage dispensers, and medical-grade refrigerators and freezers for the foodservice and healthcare industries. Follett’s continuing goal to reach 100% customer satisfaction has resulted in equipment that provides outstanding innovation and design excellence to meet the specific needs of each customer. Their entire company is dedicated to providing the most customer-oriented service in the industry. Follett occupies over 20,000 square meters of plant and office space in the Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania. Follett built its own 5,500 square meter manufacturing facility in Gdansk, Poland in 2005 to support global customer growth.