Crown Direct Steam Leg-Mounted
Tilting Mixer Kettle
Shall be a Crown models, direct
steam, twin tilting kettle operating at a maximum of 30 psi.
Construction shall be welded stainless steel type 304 satin
finish. A double wall kettle interior shall form a steam jacket
around the lower 2/3 of the kettle with 316 stainless steel liner
for high acid content products. The bottom of the kettle shall be
of hemispheric design for maximum heat transfer. The tubular
legs shall be constructed of stainless steel pipe fitted with four
hole, adjustable, flanged feet for securing to the floor. A sealed
stainless steel tilt mechanism shall permit the kettle to tilt forward
a full 90° for complete emptying. The tilt mechanism shall be
self locking for positive stop action.
The mixer is a variable speed unit powered by a 5 hp electric
motor driving a hydraulic pump. Two agitators shall be included,
a primary stainless steel scraper/agitator, and a secondary high
speed mixer. Both agitators shall be removable for cleaning and
no tools will be required for removal.
The console front to have the main power switch, mixer lift switch
and variable speed control.
The bridge is constructed of 10 gauge stainless steel and
contains two heavy duty hydraulic motors to drive the agitators.
The bridge shall be power tilt, and swing 140° out of the way for
kettle tilting or cleaning.