Hoshizaki B-501SA Ice Storage Bin

Hoshizaki B-501SA Ice Storage Bin

The Hoshizaki B-501SA ice storage bin is a reliable and efficient storage solution to suit the modular range of Hoshizaki commercial ice makers. With a storage capacity of up to 217kg of ice, this ice storage bin ensures a steady supply of ice for commercial applications such as fast food chains, bars, restaurants, healthcare facilities, construction sites and seafood outlets. It’s spacious size and clever design make it an ideal choice for venues that require a large ice storage capacity. The Hoshizaki B-501SA ice storage bin’s modular design make it compatible with various models in the Hoshizaki ice maker range, providing flexibility and versatility for various installation and ice production requirements.

The ice storage bin is engineered for durability and longevity in commercial environments, featuring an exterior stainless steel finish that is durable, corrosion resistant and attractive. The Hoshizaki B-501SA ice storage bin is smudge resistant and easy to keep clean, ensuring longevity and maintaining optimal hygiene standards. A seamless high-density polyethylene internal liner simplifies cleaning and resists scratching to maintain hygiene, while commercial grade polyurethane insulation curbs ice cube melting and maximises ice storage life.

A top-hinged, front-opening, pouch style insulated door insulates the Hoshizaki B-501SA ice storage bin, preventing condensation while providing maximum ice access and minimal spillage. A sealed door gasket reduces the risk of airborne bacteria contaminating the ice and load resistant stainless steel adjustable legs enable installation on uneven surfaces. To ensure the safety of the ice, the Hoshizaki B-501SA is equipped with a unique baffle system. This system prevents ice from falling out of the bin when the door is opened, reducing the risk of accidents or spills. It also helps to maintain the quality and integrity of the ice by minimizing exposure to external contaminants.

The Hoshizaki B-501SA ice storage bin is a durable and efficient storage solution that provides ample space for ice storage in commercial kitchens and bars. With its stainless steel construction, generous storage capacity, convenient features, and compatibility with Hoshizaki ice machines, this ice bin is a reliable choice for businesses that require a steady supply of ice. Whether you need to store cube, flake, or nugget ice, manage your average daily demand and peak demand ice usage with the Hoshizaki B-501SA ice storage bin.

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Sealed door gasket reduces risk of airborne bacteria
Polyurethane insulated to slow ice cube melting and maximise ice storage life
High-density polyethylene internal liner simplifies cleaning and resists scratching to maintain hygiene
Pouch style insulated door prevents condensation while providing maximum access and minimal spillage
Durable, corrosion-resistant stainless steel construction provides longevity
Load resistant, stainless steel adjustable legs

Manufacturer: Hoshizaki
Model: B-501SA
Ice Type: N/A – separate ice maker required
Ice Production: N/A – separate ice maker required
Ice Storage: 217kg
Width: 781mm
Depth: 820mm
Height: 1168mm
Power: N/A
Current: N/A
Weight: 47kg
Warranty: 1 year 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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Hoshizaki Electric Company, now the Hoshizaki Corporation, was established in February, 1947 in Nagoya, Japan by Mr. Shigetoshi Sakamoto. One of the first electrical products sold by Hoshizaki Electric was vehicle horns. Over the years, Hoshizaki Electric has manufactured and sold a variety of products to include stoves, refrigerators, vending machines, water purifiers, servers and dispensers, ice-makers and refrigerated show cases. Hoshizaki has its manufacturing bases in Japan, the United States, Europe, China and other countries, manufactuing and marketing a wide range of commercial ice makers, dispensers, refrigerators and related products to customers throughout the world.

Hoshizaki’s main products include commercial ice machines, refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers, and beer dispensers, as well as a variety of other commercial kitchen equipment. While their commercial kitchen equipment has gained a leading domestic share, their ice machines have the highest market share worldwide. Hoshizaki contributes to food preservation and sanitation in a wide range of applications, from restaurants, supermarkets, and offices to agriculture and fisheries.