Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC Ice Maker

Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC Ice Maker

The Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC ice maker is a compact and advanced undercounter machine that offers an all-in-one ice making and storage solution, providing the perfect ice for customers who demand solid ice in a more convenient size. Generating up to 138kg per day of premium crescent edge ice cubes that measure 37x30x13mm, the Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC ice maker boasts a storage capacity of 55kg. These exceptionally hard cubes melt slowly and enhance the presentation and quality of beverages. This ice maker is perfect for venues that require a steady supply of high-quality ice where space is limited, while still delivering the performance and reliability expected from Hoshizaki.

With it’s compact footprint, the Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC ice maker is suited for various applications, including residential, office break rooms, fast food outlets, bars and restaurants. This ice cube machine is ideal for small-volume ice production, for limited use needs, or as a back up for larger machines. The machine’s compact size makes this ice maker ideal for installation wherever a limited ice need requires equipment with a small footprint.

The Hoshizaki KM Edge range features double-sided stainless steel evaporators for all water conditions – producing more ice in less cycles. Clever design and a enlarged, bonded evaporator surface allow this ice maker to operate in hard water areas. The Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC ice maker has a snap in water tank design that is easy to remove for sanitization and a slide in air filter at the front for easy cleaning, maintaining performance efficiency. The user-friendly LED control panel displays the ice maker’s current status and provides access to adjust the ice maker’s core functions, while audible alarms alert operators to any faults. The advanced technology behind the KM Edge range will help you to increase your serving capacity instantly. More ice in less amount of time.

The Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC ice maker not only excels in performance but also boasts a stylish and modern design that enhances the aesthetic appeal of any space it occupies. With its sleek stainless steel exterior, this machine adds a touch of sophistication to any bar setting. The clean lines and minimalist design elements not only make it visually appealing but also ensure that it seamlessly integrates into various decor styles. Minimal side clearance is required as air is drawn in and exhausted from the front. Additionally this machine is designed to flush mount to the rear wall, making it suitable for installation in tight spaces and shallow bar areas.

With its impressive ice production capacity, energy efficiency, durability, and user-friendly design, this ice maker is an excellent choice for businesses in need of a reliable and convenient ice production solution in a compact size. Whether you run a cafe, bar, or restaurant, the Hoshizaki KM-140C-HC is an indispensable asset for businesses looking to elevate their beverage service without sacrificing space or quality.

Recommended Ice Storage Bin
Not required – this self contained ice maker has built-in 55kg ice storage.

Recommended Use

self contained icemakers application guide

Ice Type

crescent shape ice cube

Features
Durable stainless steel exterior
Can be flush mounted to rear wall
Individual crescent cube with no ice bridging
Exceptionally hard crystal clear cubes that melt slowly
Slide in air filter at front for easy cleaning – maintaining performance efficiency
Double-sided stainless steel evaporator suits all water conditions – good in hard water areas
Snap in water tank design – easy to remove for sanitization
Produces more ice in less cycles
Low electrical consumption
Low water consumption
Audible alarms

Specifications
Manufacturer: Hoshizaki
Model: KM-140C-HC
Ice Type: Cube – Crescent
Ice Production: Up to 138kg
Ice Storage: 55kg
Width: 630mm
Depth: 719mm
Height: 1333mm
Power: 230V/50Hz
Current: 10A
Weight: 69kg
Ice Maker Warranty: 3 years parts and labour
Evaporator Warranty: 5 years parts and labour
Compressor Warranty: 5 years parts and 3 years labour

Quality
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.

Delivery
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.