Shall be a CROWN Model GC-12, gas fired, self-contained
steam jacketed kettle. A double wall kettle interior shall form
a steam jacket around the lower 2/3 of the kettle. The jacket
enclosure shall contain factory sealed distilled water. Kettle
exterior is fully insulated. The bottom of the kettle shall be of
hemispherical design for superior heat circulation.
The mounting base shall include four stainless steel tubular legs
fitted with a four hole adjustable foot for securing the unit to the
floor and a stainless steel mechanism housing.
A removable operating handle with high heat proof knob shall
be mounted on the right.
Construction shall be stainless steel type 304 with #4 satin
exterior finish. The interior kettle liner shall be a one piece
welded construction made with type 316 stainless steel for added
resistance to corrosion. The kettle shall be ASME constructed
and National Board Registered.
The controls shall be integrally mounted to the kettle and shall
include solid state thermostat, power switch temperature light,
ignition light, low water indicator light, water sight glass, pressure
gauge and electronic ignition.
Safety features, low water shut off, burners turn off automatically
when kettle is tilted, pressure switch and pressure relief valve.
The kettle shall operate in a temperature range of 150 degrees
Fahrenheit (66 degrees Celsius) to 285 degrees Fahrenheit (140
degrees Celsius) at a maximum pressure of 50 PSI (345 kPa).
Low water level cut-off and indicator
Safety relief valve
Type 316 stainless steel liner
50 PSI (345 kPa) high pressure operation for high cooking temperature
Integrally mounted controls
“Clean lock” to hold kettle in cooking position or 105° for ease of cleaning